Electrical Engineering

Bachelor’s degree programme, 3 years, Trondheim–Gjøvik–Ålesund

Electrical Engineering

Four students working on building a small electric car
Picture: Geir Mogen

This programme is meant for Scandinavian speaking students.

Today’s digitalized society is totally dependent on electrical devices powered by electrical energy. It is becoming increasingly important to develop and maintain effective and reliable electronic systems. The focus of the programme is on the extensive degree of digitalization, automation, electrification and robotization in society. You will learn how to use basic knowledge of mathematics, physics and programming in combination with planning methods for energy supply, electronics, measuring technology and automation.

On this programme in Electrical Engineering the following programme options are offered: Automation and Robotics, Electronics and Sensor Systems and Electric Power and Sustainable Energy. This three-year programme follows the National Curriculum Regulations for education in engineering and leads to the title Bachelor of Engineering, Electrical Engineering.

Admission Samordna Opptak (sharing)


Language of instruction: Norwegian

You have to meet the Norwegian language requirements, or have a Scandinavian language as your mother tongue, if you want to  apply to any of NTNU's degree programmes.

You also must meet the basic requirement for admission, and demonstrate that you meet the English language requirements.

The application deadline for the programme is April 15th. Students apply through Samordna Opptak.



Degree: Bachelor in Electrical Engineering
Language of instruction: Norwegian
Duration: 3 years, 180 ECTS
Programme code: BIELEKTRO
Application code:
Trondheim: 194 856
Gjøvik: 194 005
Ålesund: 194 006
Restricted admission: Yes

City: Trondheim, Norway

Department of Electronic Systems
Department of Electric Power Engineering
Department of ICT and Natural Sciences
Department of Engineering Cybernetics
Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering