Master’s degree programme, 2 years

Computer Science

– About the programme

Students in front of computer. Photo

The Computer Science programme of study is a 2 years Master of Science (sivilingeniør) programme for Scandinavian-speaking students. More information is available at the Norwegian website

Computer Science is not only about excellent computer skills - it also deals with contributing to the social development. How can we improve existing systems? What could be useful in the future?

With computer engineering skills you can create computer systems which people need, want, or not yet know that they need.


About the Programme

The Master’s degree programme is a 2-year offer of further education for you who wish to continue your computer science education on completion of your Bachelor's degree.

During these two years you will specialize within a particular field and conclude your degree with a Master’s thesis. Your choice of field and topic for your thesis will be related to the Department’s research within each field of study.


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You can specialize in one of these fields of study:

  • Software Engineering

  • Information Systems

  • Interaction Design and Game Technology

  • Databases and Search

  • Artificial Intelligence

  • Algorithms and High Performance Computing

  • Visual Computing

  • Computers and System Software



Read more about the programme on the Norwegian website

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Degree: Master of Technology
Language of instruction: Norwegian

Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Programme code: MIDT
Restricted admission: Yes

Department of Computer Science

City: Trondheim
Application deadline:

  •  1 March for students with an international degree
  • 15 April for Norwegian and Nordic degree students

This information is relevant for the present academic year.

Contact us

Telephone: +47 73 59 77 00

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