History and Mission

About NTNU Online

NTNU Online, founded in 2016 and began operating in June 2017, was formally established on February 1st, 2022.

As higher education develops towards internationalization, NTNU is expanding from its nearly century-long specialty of first-class teacher training into diverse interdisciplinary programs.

In keeping with the times and technological innovation, we spare no effort in applying our expertise to create online programs. We anticipate sharing knowledge with the public and adding value to your life and career through personalized and flexible learning methods, along with high-quality faculty and curriculum.


Establish online, overseas programs in NTNU's specialty fields

Move in-service master's programs online

Promote clicks-and-mortar courses and flipped teaching

Improve the digital literacy of teachers and students, and cultivate future teachers

Share teaching resources with the public

Keep up with global higher education trends