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NTNU is Norway's second largest university, with an annual budget of about US $800 million. Its 53 departments are spread out over seven major campuses, and graduate about 3,300 students every year, two-thirds of which are master's or PhD candidates.

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NTNU - facts and figures

·    Specialization in technology and the natural sciences.

·    Also offers a range of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programmes in the humanities, social sciences, economics and public and business administration, and aesthetic disciplines.

·    Professional degree programmes in medicine, psychology, architecture, the fine arts, music, and teacher education, in addition to technology.

·    7 faculties and 53 departments.

·    20 000 students, half of whom are studying technology-related subjects or the natural sciences.

·    48 per cent of NTNU students are female.

·    About 3100 degrees awarded each year, of which 800 are bachelor’s degrees, 2000 are master’s degrees and 300 are doctoral degrees.

·    About 850 international students.

·    Dozens of international student exchange programmes and more than 300 cooperative or exchange agreements with 58 universities around the world.

·    4700 man-years, more than half of which are in academic or scientific positions.

·    About 2000 R&D projects at any time.

·    More than 100 laboratories.

·    Participant in 60 projects in the European Commission’s 6th and 7th framework programmes.

·    Close cooperation with SINTEF, an R&D organization with 1800 employees (both co-located with NTNU in Trondheim, and in Oslo).

·    Sponsorship and cooperation agreements with Norwegian and international business and industry.

·    Annual budget NOK 4.7billion (approx. USD 800 million)

·    We own or rent premises with a total area of 575 000 sqm.

·    NTNU Library has 2.8 million printed volumes, 46 300 electronic books and 
11 800 electronic journals  

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