Bachelor's degree programme 3 years, Trondheim

Social Education and Child Welfare Work

Students in Social Education and Child Welfare Work

This study focuses on vulnerable children and youth development. 

By studying Social Education and Child Welfare Work you will learn both theory and practical skills in interaction. Role play, conversation training and video are used as working methods. During your study you will have various teaching methods as lectures, case-based learning and other forms of group work.


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 March 1st for students with an international degree, and April 15th for Norwegian and Nordic degree students. Students apply through Samordna Opptak.


Degree: Bachelor of Child Care and Welfare
Language of instruction: Norwegian

Duration: 3 years, 180 ECTS
Programme code: HSGBVB
Application code: 194 070
Restricted admission: Yes

Faculty Social and Educational Sciences
Department of Social Work

City: Trondheim
Application deadline: 15. april

Validity of information: 2017/18

Contact us

Telephone: +47 73 59 77 00

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