Global Manufacturing Management

Master's degree programme (sivilingeniør) 2 years, Trondheim

Global Manufacturing Management

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About Global Manufacturing Management

Would you like to work with management and leadership within international technology companies? Then this is the perfect programme of study for you. This master's degree programme are expanding your engineering expertise with a combination of courses in strategy, industrial economics, production, logistics and technology management. 


This programme is open to both international and Norwegian students.

Job Prospects

With a Master's Degree in Global Manufacturing Management you will have the skills to take part in developing the future technology and sustainable solutions for global enterprises. 

Study Environment

Information about the study environment and the student organisation at Global Manufacturing Management.

Study Abroad

For Norwegian students it is possible to study abroad in the second semester. 

Programme Components

Global Manufacturing Management is a two-year full-time master's degree programme and constitutes a course load of 120 ECTS credits. You can choose one of the following specialisations:

  • Production Management
  • Purchasing Management


You can contact our student advisers on email: or telephone: (+47) 73 59 37 00 if you have any questions about the programme of study or if you have other academic questions.

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  • Study level: Master
  • Study programme: Global Manufacturing Management (Master's Programme)
  • Degree type: Master of Science in Global Manufacturing Management
  • Duration: Full-time
  • Credits: 120
  • Unit: Faculty of Engineering
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Location: Gløshaugen, Trondheim

UN Sustainable development goals

UN Sustainable development goals

Sustainability is the core of Master in sustainable manufacturing. Do you want to develop sustainable production processes and products?

Icon - UN Sustainable Development Goal 8 - Decent work and economic growth. Link to Sustainable Development goal 8.Icon - UN Sustainable Development Goal 9 - Industries, innovation and infrastructure. Link to Sustainable Development goal 9.
Icon - UN Sustainable Development Goal 11 - Sustainable cities and communities. Link to Sustainable Development goal 11.Icon - UN Sustainable Development Goal 12 - Responsible consumption and production. Link to Sustainable Development goal 12.

Krysspublisert! IKKE rør!Application deadlines

Application deadlines

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

EU/EEA students: 
1 March 2020

Norwegian/Nordic students:
15 April 2020

The application portal is open for students within the nordics only. The intake for 2021 will begin in October for non-eu students.

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