Profile, facts and figures
The Faculty of Applied Sciences’ main ambition is to contribute to resolving the major social challenges of our time through its teaching and research. These challenges include a secure, safe, clean and efficient energy supply, health (e.g. effective medicines), security of food supply, green economy/bio-economy, safety and security (also in terms of information transfer) and innovation. The faculty aims to be among the best in the world in a number of research areas.
Research at the Faculty of Applied Sciences is fundamental and application-oriented in nature and spread over six departments. The Faculty offers research-oriented education at both undergraduate (BSc) and postgraduate (MSc, PDEng, PhD) levels.
- life and health science & technology,
- nanoscience & technology,
- chemical engineering,
- radiation science & technology and
- applied physics.