Electrical Engineering

Bachelor’s degree programme, 3 years, Trondheim

Electrical Engineering

Students at the lab

This programme is meant for Scandinavian speaking students.

As an electrical engineer, you help to make modern everyday life possible and to develop it. Electrical engineers are important for all technology that relies on electricity: from the everyday things that surround us, such as mobile phones, PCs, and the barcode reader at the shop, to advanced offshore installations. Advanced measurement and control systems in areas such as industry, transport, energy and health are important to enable society to function. As an electrical engineer. you can work in all these sectors.

In the electrical engineering programme in Trondheim, we offer programme options in automation technologies, electronics, electric power engineering and industrial instrumentation, which lead to a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. All the programmes of study last three years and follow the National Curriculum for three-year engineering programmes. If you want to continue your studies after completing your bachelor’s degree, NTNU offers several relevant master’s programmes lasting two years.

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.

Programme facts


Degree: Bachelor of Electrical Engineering
Language of instruction: Norwegian

Duration: 3 years, 180 ECTS
Programme code: FTHINGEL
Application code: 194 856
Restricted admission: Yes

Department of Electronic Systems
Department of Electric Power Engineering
Department of Engineering Cybernetics

City: Trondheim, Norway
Application deadline: 15 April

Contact us

Contact us

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

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