Petroleum Engineering and Petroleum Geosciences

Master's degree programme, 2 years, Trondheim

Petroleum Engineering and Petroleum Geosciences

Lecture in a classroom

Welcome to study start at NTNU

Welcome to study start at NTNU

We are looking forward to welcoming our new students to study start. 

Due to the current situation with the pandemic, this year's matriculation ceremony will be digital.   

We want everyone to get a good start and be part of the student community at NTNU, even if you have to follow the lectures digital the first semester from your home country.

More information on this year's matriculation ceremony.

Information meetings for international students

The Office of International Relations will organise information meetings and online Q&As about how to register for courses, exams and other practical NTNU matters. 

The sessions will be live-streamed, but it will also be possible to watch them later at your convenience.

More information about the information meetings will be published on the New international student's webpage as soon as it is available.

Checklist and manage your studies

For new international students, this is what you need to do to get started as a student:

Checklist for new international students


How to learn norwegian

NTNU has various part-time classes to help you learn Norwegian as a second language, including a free online course. 

About the programme

About Petroleum Engineering and Petroleum Geosciences

Would you like to develop knowledge crucial to value creation and safe, efficient and environmentally friendly exploration of the natural resources on the continental shelf?


Admission

The programmes are open to both international and Norwegian students.


Job Prospects

There are great work opportunities within the traditional as well as the future oil industry. Possible work places include Norwegian and international oil companies, consultancy firms and service providers.


Study Environment

Information about facilities, student organisations and how it is to be a student on Petroleum Engineering and Petroleum Geosciences.


Programme components

Both master's degree programmes extends over two academic years (4 semesters) and constitutes a course load of 120 ECTS credits.


Contact

You can contact our student advisers on email: studier@iv.ntnu.no or telephone: (+47) 73 59 37 00 if you have any questions about the programmes of study or if you have other academic questions.


Master of Science

Master of Science

Please note that this international programme will award all students a degree in Master of Science, and students will not be awarded the title "Sivilingeniør".

Facts about the programmes

Facts

Study programme: Petroleum Engineering / Petroleum Geosciences
Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Programme codes: MSG1 / MSG2
Restricted admission: Yes
Language of instruction: English

Faculty of Engineering

City: Trondheim

This information is relevant for the present academic year.

How to apply

UN Sustainable Development Goals

UN Sustainable Development Goals

The low-carbon society require the petroleum industry to be innovative. Do you want to develop better solutions and new technology that reduces climate emissions?

Icon - UN Sustainable Development Goal 7 - affordable and clean energy. Link to Sustainable Development goal 7.Icon - UN Sustainable Development Goal 13 - climate action. Link to Sustainable Development goal 13.

Krysspublisert! IKKE rør! Application deadlines

Digital lectures for the first semesterMore Information for International students who have been offered admission into an international Master’s programme at NTNU.

Application deadlines

Non-EU/non-EEA students: 
1 December 2019

EU/EEA students: 
1 March 2020

Norwegian/Nordic students:
15 April 2020

Admission August 2021: The application portal will open in October for non-EU students

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