Project Management

Master's Degree Programme, 2 years

Project Management


Students outside campus Gløshaugen


About the programme

All International students unable (or not advised) to travel to Norway due to the Corona situation will be entitled to online learning activities for the duration of the fall semester 2020. Norwegian students and International students already present in Norway, however, should plan on coming to Trondheim and attending learning activities on campus.


Demand for professionals trained in project management is increasing in the private as well as the public sector. Large or small, any project can benefit from effective project management processes and techniques.  NTNU's Master of Science in Engineering ("Sivilingeniør") in Project Management degree programme trains engineering professionals to excel as future project leaders in a variety of industries.

Admission MSPROMAN


The MSc in Project Management requires applicants to have at least a Bachelor of Engineering degree, preferably in civil, mechanical or industrial engineering. A strong fluency in English is also required as all lectures will be held in English and all course materials will be provided in English.

Job prospects MSPROMAN

Career prospects

There has been no lack of job offers for our graduates, and most of them are now working within industry as trainees, in project teams, or in staff positions related to the development of systems for project selection, evaluation and/or management. Others are working as consultants, and some have continued into PhD programmes.

Programme components MSPROMAN

Programme components

The MSc in Project Management is a two-year programme of study. In the first year, the students have six compulsory courses that count for a total of 45 ECTS, and two engineering courses (15 ECTS). In the third semester, the students have one elective engineering course (7.5 ECTS), an engineering specialization project (15 ECTS), and one mandatory specialization track course (7.5 ECTS). The fourth semester is devoted in its entirety to writing the individual master's thesis (30 ECTS).



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Application deadlines

Non-EU/non-EEA students: 
1 December 2020

EU/EEA students: 
1 March 2021

Norwegian/Nordic students:
15 April 2021

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

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