Applied Computer Science

This programme is taught in English.

Welcome to study start 2017

Semester commencement and program for the start seminar

International students: Orientation Days August 14-15th

All students: Mandatory start seminar August 16th from 10 am to 18 pm in K102

Student registration

Get started as a student

Time schedules

The lessons start after the start seminar. You will find your time schedule in TP:Timeplan

Access card

The access card serves as a key/access card, a library card and for printing. Photo for the access card is taken during the start seminar.


Buy your curriculum on the internet or at the book store Sit Gjøvik at campus or at the book sales in the cafeteria on August 21st, where former students sell their used books. You will find your curriculum in the course description for each course.

Activity Day

Get to know all student organizations, groups and student unions at campus on August 24th.

Join the Buddy Week

The Buddy Week lasts from August 17th to August 26th.



Useful links

About Applied Computer Science

Technologies for digital photo and video, web and mobile applications, and computer games play an important role in today's and tomorrow's world. A master's degree in Applied Computer Science (former Master in Media Technology) at NTNU in Gjøvik will give you a solid basis for becoming a professional application developer in this rapidly changing world of modern communication.

Brief outline

This is a two-year master program (120 ECTS credits), which is also available part-time over three or four years.

Master in Applied Computer Science will provide you the knowledge and the skills necessary for mastering key technologies used to develop web applications, mobile apps, and computer games. You will gain experience in developing applications, tools, and systems to be used in the digital world. The rapid development in digital technology constantly creates new and challenging problems. In this study, you will gain scientific and analytical skills that will help you in solving such problems. Furthermore, the study allows you to specialise in one of the major areas of study and to acquire advanced knowledge in your area of specialisation.

The programme has several specialisations:

  • Web
  • Mobile
  • Games
  • Colour and image processing
  • Media processing

Read about the programme on the Norwegian website


Degree: Master in Applied Computer Science
Duration: 2 year full-time or 3 or 4 years part-time, 120 ECTS
Programme code:
MACS (full-time)
MACS-D (part-time)
Restricted admission? Yes
Language of instruction: English

Department of Computer Science

City: Gjøvik, Norway

This information is relevant for the present academic year.

Application deadlines

Non-EU/non-EEA students: 
1 December 2017

EU / EEA / Norwegian students: 
1 March 2017