NTNU - knowledge for a better world
The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim represents academic eminence in technology and the natural sciences as well as in other academic disciplines ranging from the social sciences, the arts, medicine, teacher education, architecture to fine art. Cross-disciplinary cooperation results in innovative breakthroughs and creative solutions with far-reaching social and economic impact.
The NTNU University Museum, Department of Natural History
The NTNU University Museum is one of Norway’s leading institutions in all aspects related to natural and cultural history collections, from making them accessible, to studying, conserving and safeguarding them for future generations.
The Department of Natural History (INH) manages and contributes to the Museum’s natural history collections. The Department conducts research in biogeography, biosystematics, and ecology with an emphasis on conservation biology. The two botanical gardens, Ringve and Kongsvoll, form part of this department.