Career opportunities

Mathematical Sciences - Master's Programme, 2 years - Trondheim

Career opportunities

Job opportunities

Mathematics is a field with many applications. It's widely used in various workplaces and can be tailored to a broad range of disciplines. The questions and issues we aim to address in the future will be new, but the mathematical disciplines these solutions are based on will remain the same.

You can work within:

  • Biotechnology
  • Energy and renewables
  • Insurance, banking, and finance
  • Research and education
  • Geomatics
  • Medical research and pharmaceutical industry
  • IT and communications
  • Engineering and technology companies

Further studies

After the completion of a master’s degree programme, it is possible to apply for admission to a doctoral degree programme (PhD). A PhD programme is the highest level of formal education in Norway. Through a doctoral degree from NTNU you will be qualified for leading positions in business and industry, public administration, higher education, and research.

NTNU offers a PhD degree in: