Master's Degree Programme, 2 years, Trondheim

Materials Science and Engineering

– About the Programme
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Study start 2019

Welcome programme for all new Master’s students

Welcome to all new master students at the Faculty of Natural Sciences (NV).

  • All new Master’s students:  at the NV-faculty the semester starts with a compulsory information meeting in Natural Science Building auditorium R1 on Thursday August 15 at 08:45 (registration starts at 08:15).

  • Students from outside of Norway and the Nordic countries: compulsory activities start earlier. Please visit the tailor-made semester start information page for details. 
  • Lectures in master courses will in most cases begin in week 35, Monday August 27.
If you have any questions, feel free to contact study advisers at the NV-faculty:
New student in Trondheim? You will find useful information here.

About the programme

The Master’s degree programme in Materials Science and Engineering is an interdisciplinary study programme that focuses on (i) environmentally friendly production and recycling of metals, (ii) the chemical, physical and mechanical aspects of alloy development and use, as well as (iii) development of new materials and the use of materials for energy purposes (batteries and fuel cells).

The knowledge and experience gained within the areas covered in the present study programme will be of importance for the material industry both internationally and for Norway as an industrial nation.

To tailor you expertise you can choose between the following three specialisations which you apply directly to, i.e.:

Specialization 1: Resources, Energy and Environment

Specialization 2: Material Development and Use

Specialization 3: Materials for Energy Technology

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Degree: Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering
Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Programme code: MSMT
Restricted admission: Yes
Language of instruction: English

Location: Norway, Trondheim, Gløshaugen

Host Faculty:
The Faculty of Natural Sciences

Host department:
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

How to apply

Application deadlines

Non-EU/non-EEA students: 
1 December 2018

EU/EEA students: 
1 March 2019

Norwegian/Nordic students:
15 April 2019

The application portal is now open


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