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Arrival checklist

After you have read the start of studies information for your study programme, there are some practical steps you must follow.

Exchange student? Read the procedures for exchange students.

What to do when you arrive at NTNU


  1. Log in to Studentweb

    Log in with the ID number and PIN code. Update your personal information and semester address. International master's students must pay the semester fee even if they are not taking any courses. Students on exchange from NTNU partner institutions are exempt. It will take 1-7 days from you pay until it is registered in Studentweb.

  2. Create your NTNU user account

    Activate your NTNU user account the day after your semester fee is registered as paid. The account is used to access NTNU systems, such as mail, Office 365, Blackboard and Innsida. 

  3. Collect your physical student card

    As an NTNU student, you must have an ID card with your name and picture. The card serves as your student ID, key card to access specific NTNU buildings, library card and printer access card. Download your digital student ID on your phone. 

  4. Log in to Blackboard

    You will find messages from your lecturer on Blackboard. Download the blackboard app and get notifications regarding your courses on your phone. Tips on how to plan your studies. 

  5. Log in to Innsida

    Innsida is your gateway to essential systems and helpful articles about the university and services. This gate provides quick access to popular systems needed at NTNU. Watch the intro video about Innsida.

  6. Software

    Download helpful software for your studies. If you need IT support, contact Orakel support service

  7. Register for courses and exams 

    Exchange students and master's programme students must register for courses and exams on Studentweb. The deadlines are September 15th and February 1st for the autumn and spring semesters, respectively.

  8. Special needs 

    If you have any special needs, we will be happy to get in touch with you as soon as possible after you have received admission. You can apply for adaptation of your study situation if you have dyslexia, disability or diagnoses that present challenges in everyday life.

  9. Wireless network

    Eduroam is the best wifi available on campus. Get access to NTNU systems off-campus with a VPN.


Questions regarding studies and courses: Read more about student guidance

To develop and maintain a good study environment, it is important that students report censurable conditions. Speak up if something is not right.

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