23,524 applicants have NTNU as their first choice for higher education in 2022, and NTNU is still Norway’s most popular university.
By: Nina Kotte
There is a decline in the number of study applicants in the entire sector, and for the first time in many years, NTNU sees an apparent reduction in its application numbers. They have decreased by 8.5 per cent since 2021. This is less than the national decline, which is 12.4 per cent.
“During the pandemic, we had a large increase in applications for higher education, both nationally and at NTNU,” says Pro-Rector for Education Marit Reitan.
“This year, we see that the application numbers are back to the level they were at before the pandemic. Naturally, the number of applicants falls this year, as study applicants now have a greater opportunity to choose studies abroad or a break year with […]