Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety

Master's Degree Programme, 2 years, Trondheim

Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety

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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 Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety

Can we accept that a small flaw can cause a car's brakes to fail? Can we deter those dangers to both people and the environment that are inherent in the complex products and systems surrounding us?

This master's degree programme provides you with knowledge and skills about the development and operation of safe, reliable and easily maintainable systems.


Admission

The programme is open to both international and Norwegian students.


Job Prospects

Students with a master's degree in Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety (RAMS) are attractive in the job market. The type of work varies quite a bit, as the competence is of great use to all kinds of industry that rely on reliability, availability, maintainability and safety.


Study Environment

Information about advantages and how it is to be a student on this master's degree programme.


Programme components

This master's degree programme 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 programme 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 programme

Facts

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

Faculty of Engineering
Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

City: Trondheim

This information is relevant for the present academic year.

How to apply

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

 Please see our FAQ
Group for EU applicants
Group for non-EU applicants

UN Sustainable development goals

UN Sustainable development goals

Detecting an error in a system, product or infrastructure can prevent environmental damage. Do you want to contribute in ensuring that for example offshore oil and gas-, wind power- and hydro power facilities are operating safely?

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