Want to learn more about Interaction Design, Service Design or User Experience? In the list below we have complied the schools in Norway offering courses in interaction design and other learning resources.


Public Higher education IxD programs

AHO’s campus

AHO’s campus

Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO)

AHO offers a 5-year Master of Design program where the students can specialise in Interaction, Service or Industrial Design and AHO has a 2-year Master of Design programme, taught in English. The school is ranked among the world’s best design schools at #15 place out of #285.

Gløshaugen, NTNU’s main building

Gløshaugen, NTNU’s main building

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

NTNU, located in Trondheim, offers a 5-year MSc in Industrial Design Engineering and a 2-year MSc in Industrial Design where the students can specialise in interaction design.

The informatics building at Blindern campus.

The informatics building at Blindern campus.

University of Oslo (UiO)

UiO offers a 3-year Bachelor and 2-year MSc taught in English in informatics: design, use and interaction.

The Media City campus where the IxD program is located.

The Media City campus where the IxD program is located.

University of Bergen (UiB)

UiB offers a 3-year Bachelor and 2-year master in Media and Interaction Design, though both are taught in Norwegian.

NTNU Gjøvik’s Campus

NTNU Gjøvik’s Campus

NTNU Gjøvik

NTNU in Gjøvik offers a 3-year Bachelor in Interaction Design taught in Norwegian. NTNU Gjøvik also offers a MSc of Interaction Design in English, both full-time and part-time (3 or 4 years).


Private schools offering IxD education


Westerdals Oslo ACT

Westerdals offer a 3-year Bachelor in Interactive Design, a bachelor in Service Design and a 2-year Master of Human-computer Interaction.


Høgskolen Kristiania

Offers a 2-year programme in Interaction Design.


Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design

CIID located in Copenhagen, Denmark offers a 1-year master in Interaction Design and several shorter summer courses in Interaction and Service Design.


Hyper Island

Offer several shorter courses in digitalisation as well as a 1-year MA in Digital experience Design.


Online learning resources

Interaction Design Foundation

The Interaction Design association offer several free and paid shorter online courses in interaction design.


Lynda offers several smaller online courses in Interaction Design.


Course offer several courses in interaction design.

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