At the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), we create knowledge for a better world and solutions that can change everyday life. From 2016, NTNU, the University College in Gjøvik, the University College in Sør-Trøndelag and the University College in Ålesund are merged to become one university. This gives us a more comprehensive range of study programs and larger research communities. Together, we are Norway’s largest, most exciting and most innovative university.
NTNU is Norway’s primary institution for educating MSc-level engineers and scientists, and also offers comprehensive programs in social sciences, teacher education, the arts and humanities, medicine, architecture and fine art. NTNU offer cross-disciplinary research and deliver creative innovations with far-reaching social and economic impact.
NTNU’s vision: Knowledge for a better world
One of four strategic research areas at NTNU is NTNU OCEANS – knowledge for a sustainable ocean where one of the main pillars is ”Marine Minerals and Renewables”, focusing on aspect related to marine minerals and their exploitation and sea based renewable energy.