FAQs for Prospective Students

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Exchange Studies - FAQ

Information for prospective exchange students and free movers. Information about coming to NTNU to write your master thesis.

Undergraduate / Bachelor's Degrees - FAQ

Information for students seeking undergraduate studies such as bachelor's degrees.

Master's Degrees - FAQ

Information for prospective master's degree students.

Medicine / Medical Doctor Degree - FAQ

Information for students interested in a medical doctor degree or medicine studies at NTNU.

Housing Information

Information about housing in Trondheim, Gjøvik and Ålesund for international students.


NTNU charges no tuition fees, but students do need to cover their own living expenses.

Grading, credits and diplomas


Trondheim - Office of International Relations

International House, O. S. Bragstads plass 3, 7491 Trondheim, Norway

Student visiting hours: 

  • 12:30 - 14:30

Extended opening hours from 12 - 21 December:

  • 10:00 - 14:30 (lunch 11:45 - 12:30)
  • We are closed 18 December

Exchange students: exchange@st.ntnu.no

Master degree students: admissions@st.ntnu.no

Gjøvik - Office of International Relations

Visiting address: Teknologivegen 22, 2815 Gjøvik, Norway
Postal address: P.O. box 191, 2802 Gjøvik, Norway

Ålesund - International Office

Postal address: P.O. box 1517, 6025 Ålesund, Norway
Visiting address: Larsgårdsvegen 2, 6009 Ålesund

Social media: Facebook
Web: ntnu.edu/international
FAQs: ntnu.edu/studies/faq

International staff

NTNU International Researcher Support (NIRS) offers counselling services for administrative staff and researchers working at or visiting NTNU.

Other services offered by NIRS includes housing, dual career services, seminars, courses and social activities for the international community at NTNU.

See the NIRS webpages for more information.