Master's Degree programme, 2 years

(MSc in) Hydropower Development

– Career prospects

The programme is suited for:

  • Project managers and team leaders in the multidisciplinary task of planning technical, economical, social and environmental feasible hydropower projects
  • Dam safety engineers (VTA)

Career prospects

With a master’s degree in Hydropower Development you will have interesting engineering career prospects both in Norway and abroad with:

  • consulting engineering companies
  • contractors
  • water and energy authorities
  • developers
  • power and utilities companies
  • or institutions in development cooperation.

The hydropower industry and the authorities in Norway have an active recruitment policy towards new hydropower engineers as it is predicted that there will be a deficit of qualified engineers.