FAQs for Prospective Students

FAQs for Prospective Students

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Exchange Studies - FAQ

Information for prospective exchange students. 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

COVID19 and arrival in Trondheim for degree students - 2020/2021

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, students travelling to Norway in the 2020 Autumn semester or early 2021 will have to take extra care - see our comprehensive guide to arriving in Norway during the pandemic.


Contact the Office of International Relations


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

Student drop-in: Due to Corona-measures, drop-in is currently not available. 

Exchange students: exchange@st.ntnu.no

Master's degree students: admissions@st.ntnu.no


Visiting address: Office G104, Teknologivegen 22, 2815 Gjøvik, Norway
Postal address: P.O. box 191, 2802 Gjøvik, Norway

Exchange students: international@gjovik.ntnu.no 
Master’s degree students: opptak@ntnu.no


Visiting address: K-building, office numbers KP-245 and KP-246, Larsgårdsvegen 2, 6009 Ålesund
Postal address: P.O. Box 1517, 6025 Ålesund, Norway

Exchange students: Anne Ulla au@ntnu.no / Kristian Severeide kristian.severeide@ntnu.no
Master’s degree students: opptak@ntnu.no

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

International staff

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.