Child Welfare Work

Master's Degree Programme, Trondheim

Child Welfare Work

A smiling female student sitting togehter with a child. Photo.

The Master's Degree Programme in Child Welfare Work shall meet the increased competence need in the child welfare authorities, and provides the opportunity for specialization within a topic that is relevant for child welfare services. 

This study prepares students to work with vulnerable children, adolecents and their families both inside and outside the field of child welfare services.

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.


  • Programcode: HSMBV
  • Degree type: Master's degree in Child Welfare Work
  • Duration: Full-time
  • Credits: 120
  • Unit: Department of Social Work
  • Application deadline: 15. April
  • Language of instruction: Norwegian
  • Location: Tunga, Trondheim

Contact us

Contact us

Telephone: +47 73 59 77 00

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