General information about NTNU, Norway and job opportunities such as PhD positions, postdoctoral positions, faculty positions along with salary information can be found here.
The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norwegian: Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige universitet, NTNU) is a public research university in Norway with the main campus in Trondheim and smaller campuses in Gjøvik and Ålesund. The largest university in Norway, NTNU has over 8,000 employees and over 40,000 students. NTNU in its current form was established by the King-in-Council in 1996 by the merger of the former University of Trondheim and other university-level institutions, with roots dating back to 1760, and has later also incorporated some former university colleges. NTNU is consistently ranked in the top one percentage among the world’s universities, usually in the 101–500 range depending on ranking.
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.
Knowledge for a better world
Creative, Critical, Constructive, Respectful
Our mission covers both the expectations that society has of NTNU and the problems in society that we ourselves want to solve. We have a general mission, similar to other universities, and a specific mission, which makes us unique.
Salary for PhD Fellows at NTNU
PhD candidates are remunerated in code 1017, and are normally remunerated at gross from NOK 482 200 – 491 200 per annum before tax, depending on qualifications and seniority. The average monthly salary of PhD candidates is NOK 40,500.
Postdoctoral Fellow Salary at NTNU, Norway
As a Postdoctoral Fellow (code 1352) you are normally paid from gross NOK 545 300 – 553 500 per annum before tax, depending on qualifications and seniority.
The average monthly salary of a Postdoctoral Fellow is NOK 45,750.
Associate Professor Salary at NTNU, Norway
In a position as associate professor (Førsteamanuensis code 1011) is normally from NOK 560 000 to NOK 760 000 per year, depending on qualifications and seniority.
The average salary of an Associate Professor is NOK 52,500 per month.
Updated on: August 2021