M.Sc. On Campus

Molecular Medicine

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

24 months
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The purpose of the Molecular Medicine programme at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) is to develop knowledge and skills in cellular and molecular biology. These have applications in both research and practical clinical work, and will contribute to an increased understanding of processes, diagnostics and treatment of diseases.


The field of molecular medicine is often referred to as "tomorrow's medicine". It aims to provide a molecular understanding of how normal cellular processes change, fail or are destroyed by disease. 

Career Prospects

  • The MSc in Molecular Medicine from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) qualifies graduates for a wide range of careers, including practical clinical work and technical executive positions in hospital laboratories, and positions in pharmaceuticals and MedTech/BioTech companies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Patenting and Commercialization of Biotech and Medtech Inventions
  • Statistics for Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Biobanking
  • Animal Cell Culture
  • Nanomedicine I - Bioanalysis
  • Nanomedicine II - Therapy
  • Medical Toxicology
  • Virology
  • Bioinformatics - Applied Project
  • Bioinformatics - Method Oriented Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5 (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first degree (a bachelor's degree) in a relevant field.
  • English proficiency.
  • Excellent academic performance: A minimum requirement for admission to all programmes is the grade C or better on the ECTS scale. Note that admission is highly competitive. 

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Living costs for Trondheim

10387 - 16650 NOK /month
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