IT-Operations and Information Security

Bachelor’s degree programme, 3 years, Gjøvik

IT-Operations and Information Security

This programme is meant for Scandinavian speaking students.

IT-Operations and Information Security

Bachelor of IT-Operations and Information Security is a study programme combining traditional university computer science education with a focus on practical skills in IT-operations and information security. As an example, the students will learn computer networks and network security in the context of Cisco CCNA, CCNA security and CCNP educational programmes. Students will also acquire practical skills from a long line of lab exercises using infrastructures of Linux and Windows servers. Cloud computing is a key technology in the programme, and students will make use of the cyber range facilities in our own private cloud. All practical exercises are based on best practices in IT Service Management (ITIL) and information security management (ISO/IEC 27000-series).

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.

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Language: The lectures are mainly held in Norwegian, but some of the courses are held in English. The courses taught in the fifth semester (autumn term) are offered in English, welcoming incoming international students.

Read more about the programme on the Norwegian website




Degree: Bachelor in IT-Operations and Information Security
Language of instruction: Norwegian
Programme code: BITSEC
Duration: 3 years, 180 ECTS
Restricted admission: Yes

Application deadline: 15 April
Application code: 194 429

City: Gjøvik, Norway

Department of Information Security and Communication Technology

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E-mail: opptak@ntnu.no
Telephone: +47 73 59 77 00

Postal address:
Student and Academic Division
Admissions Office
N-7491 Trondheim