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Master of Science in Sustainable Transport and Urban Mobility

Facts about the program

ECTS Credits:
Study duration:
2 years
Start of studies programme:
Autumn 2022
Teaching language:
Study level:
Master's degree (2 years)
Application opens:
25 October 2021
Application deadline:
15 December 2021 for applicants outside EU/EEA - 15 April 2022 for applicants who are citizens of a country within EU/EEA
Young couple wainting for the train.

Sustainable Transport.

The international MSc programme in Sustainable Transport and Urban Mobility welcomes both Norwegian and international students with a recognized 180 ECTS bachelor’s degree in a relevant academic field such as economics, civil engineering, urban planning or geography. The programme focuses on analysis, challenges and problem-solving in sustainable urban and long distance transport, as well as developing the principles of key skills in the field, such as modelling, economic and policy analysis. The entire degree programme is taught and assessed in English and no fees are payable, regardless of your home country

What will you study?

There are two main study options:

  • Urban Transport, including public passenger transport, new micromobility modes such as scooters, and transport economics and policy.
  • Long Distance Transport, including transport of both people and goods.

In the third semester, to develop specialist skills and knowledge, you choose in-depth seminar courses, from a range of thirty, taught by experts from all over the world. The fourth and last semester, students write a 30 ECTS master’s thesis.


For requests about academic issues/ study plan:

Programme Director, Professor Tom Rye

Administrative Contact Person International applicants:

Adviser: Odd Arne Eidem