Computer Science

Master’s degree programme, 5 years

Computer Science

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  • Master

  • Full-time
  • 20. april Apply before

Kryss_Language of instruction NO kilde: BIT

This programme is taught in Norwegian.

About Computer Science

About Computer Science

Computer Science is not only about excellent computer skills - it also deals with contributing to the social development. How can we improve existing systems? What could be useful in the future?

With computer engineering skills you can create computer systems which people need, want, or not yet know that they need.

The first two years of the programme focuses on building a basic fundation for the students

In the third year every student select one of the fields of study:

Field of study Description Specializations
Software how to development and use of computer systems in organizations  
Databases and Search how to efficiently search databases and develop search engines  
Artificial Intelligence methods and techniques for decision support and learning machines problem solving  
Algorithms and Computers methods and techniques for development of high performance systems 
  • Algorithms and Computers
  • Embedded systems


Admission Samordna Opptak (sharing)


Language of instruction: Norwegian

You have to meet the Norwegian language requirements, or have a Scandinavian language as your mother tongue, if you want to apply to any of NTNU’s degree programmes taught in Norwegian.

You also must meet the basic requirement for admission, and demonstrate that you meet the English language requirements.

The application deadline for the programme is April 15th. Students apply through Samordna Opptak.

MTDT Facts


Degree: Master of Technology
Language of instruction: Norwegian

Duration: 5 years, 300 ECTS
Programme code: MTDT
Application code: 194 760
Restricted admission: Yes

Department of Computer Science

Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

City: Trondheim, Norway
Application deadline: 15 April

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The candidate has earned the right to use the Norwegian professional title sivilingeniør. This right is legally protected in Norway.

Contact us

Contact us

Telephone: +47 73 59 77 00

Postal address:
Student and Academic Division
Admissions Office
N-7491 Trondheim