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Technical University of Denmark

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Postgraduate Overview

Choose from 28 MSc programs and 22 joint international MSc programs which are offered in collaboration with some of the best technical universities in Europe and KAIST in Korea.

All MSc programs at DTU are research-based programs at the highest technological level. They have a uniquely flexible course structure and place a unique emphasis on the global markets that are present in strategic alliances, such as the EuroTech Universities, Nordic5Tech, KAIST, and a number of Joint International programs.

DTU promotes health technology programmes. With the Advanced Materials and Healthcare Engineering programme, due to start this autoumn, DTU now offers seven master’s programmes focusing on health with a technological bias.

Read more about the new programme here: https://www.dtu.dk/english/education/msc/programmes/advanced-materials-and-healthcare-engineering

Students are therefore trained in advanced research methods where they learn to adopt a constructive and critical approach to research findings. They also learn to translate new knowledge into technical solutions and are encouraged to take responsibility for planning and executing projects by participating actively in discussions in order to develop their critical and analytical skills.

By the end of their graduate studies, students will have acquired the qualifications and skills necessary to analyze, synthesize and evaluate theory and experiments relating to complex engineering systems, problems, and solutions. 

DTU boosts its research in automation and robots. The appointment of three researcher and the addition of a brand new Master of Science (MSc) programme significantly strengthens DTU’s work in automation and robot technology. DTU has taken over the MSc programme “Autonomous Systems” from Aalborg University.

Read more about the new programme here: https://www.dtu.dk/english/education/msc/programmes/autonomous-systems

Tuition fees

Tuition fees at DTU for a master’s program are €15,000 per academic year which must be paid per semester, or in one lump sum.

If you’re an international student who’s interested in studying at Technical University of Denmark, special funding is also available. Options include:

Tuition fee waivers. These are very limited and are for new non-EU/EEA MSc students only. Tuition fee waivers are awarded on academic merit and cover tuition fees for two years. To be considered, you must submit a separate personal statement alongside your initial application indicating your interest in being awarded the tuition fee waiver.

Scholarships – DTU offers program-specific scholarships and country-specific scholarships. For a comprehensive list of these scholarships, please visit the DTUwebsite.

Entry requirements

If you’re an international student who’s considering applying to DTU, entry requirements may vary between programs. However, you must ensure that you have completed your undergraduate degree in a relevant or related area to engineering or science. In addition, all MSc programs at DTU are taught exclusively in English – therefore a proven proficiency in English is absolutely essential.

For a comprehensive list of entry requirements to study a postgraduate degree at DTU, including information about the specific language requirements, visit the university’s website.

Admissions process

Before you begin the application process, please make a note of important dates and deadlines in order to ensure your application is considered in time for the upcoming academic year.

Alongside the online application form, you’ll need to supply a copy of your academic degree certificate which must be translated into English by an authorized translator. You must also submit your statement of purpose, up-to-date CV as well as two letters of recommendation.

In addition, all non-EU/EEA applicants must pay a one-off application fee of €100

For a comprehensive overview of the admissions process, please visit the university’s website. Otherwise, contact the admissions team at the university via email: [email protected]

Get your master’s at DTU

For further information: https://www.dtu.dk/english/education/msc

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University Highlights

Technical University of Denmark is one of the top Public universities in , . It is ranked #103 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

Total students - 9,411


International students - 2,558


Total faculty staff - 2,184


Total students - 9,411


International students - 2,558


Total faculty staff - 2,184

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