Information and Communication Technology

The study programme is only open for EU/EEA applicants.

This study programme gives you a unique and competitive advantage in ICT in two specialization profiles: Information Technologies and Communication Technologies. Our experienced lecturers and supervisors provide you professional and comprehensive training for becoming a skillful expert in ICT via lecturing, hands-on skill development, and research-oriented projects. In collaboration with our world leading scientists you can immerse yourself in Information Technology including machine learning, data science, and decision support as well as in Communication Technology including mobile and wireless communications, computer networking, and Internet of things (IoT). We have tight collaborations with regional, national, and international companies, universities, and public sectors. Accordingly, you may get a topic for your Master’s thesis associated with ongoing research and development activities from different universities and research institutes, or in cooperation with companies or public sectors. With a Master’s degree from our internationally recognized programme, you will obtain excellent and competitive opportunities in the global job market in research, development, innovation, and leadership.

What do you learn?

What you learn in this programme is dependent on the specialization profile that you choose. If you choose Information Technologies, you will learn Artificial intelligence and machine learning, Data science, and eHealth technologies.

If you choose Communication Technologies, you will study Mobile Communications, Computer Networking, Embedded Systems and Internet of Things (IoT).

Application deadline
Formal prerequisites

Admission requirement is a bachelor's degree in engineering within computer science, computer engineering, telecommunications or a similar field. The degree must include courses amounting to at least 30 ECTS credits in mathematics and statistics. For more details see admission requirements on the programme's webpage.

Application period

  • EU/EEA applicants: From 15 January till 1 March.
  • Nordic citizens and applicants with a permanent or renewable residence permit in Norway: From 15 January till 15 April.
Tuition No tuition fee
Degree level Master, 2 years
City Grimstad
Credits 120.0
Language of teaching English