Communication Technology

Master of Science Programme, 2 years

Communication Technology


Students at communication technology at work
Photo: Geir Mogen

About the programme

About the programme

We are more on more connected, always on-line, at work and at home. The entire society is becoming every day more dependent on advanced communication networks and networked services, everywhere and at any time.

Do you want to take part in the development of tomorrow's communication networks and services?

The semester will officially start on August.


The application deadline is:

  • 1 December for non-EU / non-EEA students
  • 1 March for EU / EEA / Norwegian students
  • 15 April for Norwegian/Nordic students:

We admit up to 15 international students and 10 Norwegian students every year.

Job prospects

As a graduate student in this programme you will have a knowledge and skill set which is demanded worldwide by the telecommunication and software industry, network, service and content providers, consulting companies, research institutes and universities.

Programme components

This is a two-year full-time programme. After the first year, you choose one of the following specialisations: 

  • Networks, services and applications
  • Information security

Facts about the programme


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

City: Trondheim

Department of Information Security and Communication Technology
Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

How to apply

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Application deadlines

Non-EU/non-EEA students: 
1 December 2019

EU/EEA students: 
1 March 2020

Norwegian/Nordic students:
15 April 2020

The application portal is open for students within the nordics only. The intake for 2021 will begin in October for non-eu students.

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