autumn 2021
INE-3602 Project - Industrial Engineering - 5 ECTS

Last changed 03.12.2021

Application deadline

Applicants from countries within EU/EEA: June 1st for the autumn semester and December 1st for the spring semester.

Exchange students and Fulbright students: 1 October for the spring semester and 15 April for the autumn semester.

Type of course

The course can be taken as a single course.

Admission requirements

A relevant undergraduate Bachelor Engineering program mechanical, electrical power, electronics, mechatronics, material science, industrial engineering, process engineering or other equivalent majors with minimum 25 credits mathematics, 5 credits statistics, 7,5 credits physics

Application code: 9371

The course is customized to the second year master students. Pre-knowledge equivalent to the first year master study in engineering is recommended.

Course overlap

STE6214 Project - Industrial Engineering 5 stp

Course content

The course is an introduction course on how to write a scientific publication. It consists of a theoretical part where theories and techniques for scientific writing and citation are lectured. A following practical part in which students are assigned to write a literature review of an agreed topic between student and supervisor. Content consists of:

  • Definition and importance of scientific publication.
  • Literature review and time management.
  • References and citations
  • Research output and information correctness

Objectives of the course

Students should have following learning outcomes after they passed the exam:


  • concept and necessity of and general techniques in scientific writing
  • applying scientific writing in practical assignment in general field of engineering and particular in industrial engineering.


  • can identify research problem and crystalize it down to a scientific topic
  • can apply different techniques in writing

General competence

  • structure and create content for a scientific publication
  • conduct writing that result in a scientific publication

Language of instruction


Teaching methods

Two-week intensive courses. Lectures in classroom. Individual project work with paper delivery as result.

Information to incoming exchange students

This course is open for inbound exchange student who meets the admission requirements. Please see the Admission requirements" section".

Master Level

Do you have questions about this module? Please check the following website to contact the course coordinator for exchange students at the faculty:


A project report accounting for 100% of the total grade in the course.

Grading will be done by grading scale using A-F, where F is a fail.

A re-sit exam will be arranged according to UiT’s exam regulation.


  • About the course
  • Campus: Narvik |
  • ECTS: 5
  • Course code: INE-3602