Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norway)

NTNU is the largest university in Norway and has a main profile in science and technology.

Akronym: NTNU

NTNU is a university with an international focus, with headquarters in Trondheim and campuses in Ålesund and Gjøvik. NTNU has a main profile in science and technology, a variety of programmes of professional study, and great academic breadth that also includes the humanities, social sciences, economics, medicine, health sciences, educational science, architecture, entrepreneurship, art disciplines and artistic activities. With more than 42.000 students and more than 7.400 person-years in staff, NTNU is the largest university of Norway. NTNU has 9 faculties and 55 departments and a strong tradition of research both in technology and technology implementation. Every year, about 400 doctoral degrees are awarded by NTNU. NTNU is an experienced participant in EU level funding with coordinating and participating in a large number of international research projects (at the moment 126 H2020 projects are running with coordination or participation from NTNU. NTNU has 10 ongoing ERC grants. NTNU has four strategic research areas: Energy, Health, Oceans, and Sustainability in which strong interdisciplinary collaboration is nurtured. The strategic research areas Energy and Sustainability are directly related to the topic of ENTRANCES, which make it a strategic priority of NTNU.