top General Information


Street:Høgskoleringen 1


Post Code:7491


Other Sites

Campuses in Ålesund and Gjøvik . Also close working relations with St. Olav's University Hospital.

Institution Funding



Founded in 1910 as Norwegian Institute of Technology. Part of University of Trondheim in 1968. Merger in 1996 including the College of Arts and Science, and the Natural History and Archaeology Museum. Merged with Høgskolen i Ålesund (Ålesund University College), Høgskolen i Gjøvik (Gjøvik University College) and Høgskolen i Sør-Trøndelag (Sør-Trøndelag University College) in 2016

Academic Year

August to June (August-December; January-June)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Education and Research (Kunnskapsdepartementet); Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (Nasjonalt organ for kvalitet i utdanningen – NOKUT)

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Anne Borg

Job title:Rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Marit Reitan

Job title:Pro-Rector for Education

top Divisions

Faculty : Architecture and Fine Arts

Fields of study:Architectural and Environmental Design, Architecture, Building Technologies, Development Studies, Fine Arts, Regional Planning, Town Planning

Faculty : Computer Science and Media Technology

Fields of study:Computer Graphics, Computer Networks, Computer Science, Information Technology, Media Studies, Multimedia

More details:Gjøvik

Faculty : Engineering and Natural Sciences

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Marine Engineering, Production Engineering

More details:Ålesund

Faculty : Engineering Science and Technology

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Ecology, Engineering Drawing and Design, Environmental Engineering, Geological Engineering, Geophysics, Heating and Refrigeration, Hydraulic Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Marine Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mining Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Production Engineering, Thermal Engineering, Transport Engineering

Faculty : Health and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Health Sciences, Nursing, Social Sciences

Faculty : Health Sciences

Fields of study:Nursing

More details:Ålesund

Faculty : Health, Care and Nursing

Fields of study:Gerontology, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Public Health, Radiology

More details:Gjøvik

Faculty : Humanities

Fields of study:Cultural Studies, History, Literature, Media Studies, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, Religious Studies

Faculty : Information Technology, Mathematics and Electrical Engineering

Fields of study:Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Information Sciences, Mathematics, Telecommunications Engineering

Faculty : International Business

Fields of study:Business Administration, International Business, Management, Marketing

More details:Ålesund

Faculty : Life Sciences

Fields of study:Biotechnology, Marine Biology

More details:Ålesund

Faculty : Maritime Technology and Operations

Fields of study:Marine Engineering, Marine Transport, Nautical Science

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Faculty : Medicine

Fields of study:Medical Technology, Medicine, Neurosciences, Public Health

Faculty : Natural Sciences and Technology

Fields of study:Biology, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Materials Engineering, Natural Resources, Physics

Faculty : Social Sciences and Technology Management

Fields of study:Anthropology, Economics, Education, Geography, Industrial and Production Economics, Industrial Management, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology

Faculty : Teacher and Interpreter Education

Fields of study:Archiving, Documentation Techniques, Primary Education

More details:Sign Language and Interpreter Education

Faculty : Technology

Fields of study:Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Distance Education, Electrical Engineering, Food Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Transport Management

Faculty : Technology, Economy and Management

Fields of study:Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Economics, Energy Engineering, Industrial Management, Mechanical Engineering, Surveying and Mapping, Transport Management

More details:Gjøvik

School : Business

Fields of study:Business Administration

top Degrees


Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Fine Arts, Music, Social Sciences


Fields of study:Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Social Sciences, Social Work, Technology


Fields of study:Clinical Psychology, Medicine


Fields of study:Accountancy, Aesthetics, Anthropology, Architecture, Behavioural Sciences, Biology, Biophysics, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geography, Geological Engineering, Health Sciences, History, Industrial and Production Economics, Industrial Design, Information Technology, Linguistics, Marine Engineering, Materials Engineering, Medicine, Multimedia, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Physics, Political Sciences, Production Engineering, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Telecommunications Engineering, Transport Engineering


Also Diploma in Teacher Training, 1 yr.

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Main Press

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Updated on 29-09-2020