The implementation of education and research is taking place within 17 departments in research groups of varying size.
Applied Information Technology Applied Mechanics Applied Physics Architecture Chemical and Biological Engineering Civil and Environmental Engineering Computer Science and Engineering Earth and Space Sciences Energy and Environment Fundamental Physics Materials and Manufacturing Technology Mathematical Sciences Microtechnology and Nanoscience Product and Production DevelopmentShipping and Marine Technology Signals and Systems Technology Management and Economics
In the departments, a departmental advisory team exists made up of external and internal members and equipped with an external chair to be consulted on issues of strategic importance. Department heads are responsible for for providing departmental operational leadership. A pro- and a deputy head of department, as well as an administrative head, render assistance to department heads.