Sustainable Energy

Sustainable Energy

Sustainable Energy (Master's Programme)

How energy efficient are buildings? One way to find out is to use a heat seeking camera to search for heat leakage. Photo: Geir Mogen/NTNU


  • MasterFull time, 2 years
  • Location Trondheim
  • Requirements See Admission
  • Max. places See Admission
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Apply before1. March *(varies, see admissions)
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As a student on Master in Sustainable Energy, you will see what possibilities there are to reduce our global CO2 emissions through cleaner gas processing, new energy carriers, less energy consumption, efficient energy conversion and different energy storage methods.

You can choose one of the following main profiles:

  • Energy use in Buildings (SEUIB)
  • Sustainable Heat Pumping Processes and Systems (SHPPAS)
  • Gas Technology

Read more about what you will learn

Trondheim is known for its great student environment and has been named Norway's best student city. Whatever you like to do in your spare time, you will definitely find something to do in Trondheim. 

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Master in Sustainable Energy is a two years full-time study and constitutes a course load of 120 ECTS credits.  The language of instruction is English. 

It is possible to take one semester abroad during your studies.

Read more about the programme structure

BSc/BEng degree or equivalent (normally 3-4 years) in mechanical engineering, chemical engineering or equivalent. All applicants must have a minimum of 30 ECTS credits in mathematics and statistics in their Bachelor’s/undergraduate degree.

The master's programme is open to both international and Norwegian students.

The study programme has 14 study places for international students and 9 study places for Norwegian/Nordic students.

Read more about admission and requirements

We can help you with your study plan, compulsory and optional subjects, exams, deadlines and other general questions about the programme of study.

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