Entry requirements

Entry requirements

To qualify for admission, you must have a relevant degree on a Bachelor's level.
Qualifying degrees

You are qualified for admission if you hold one of the following degrees:

  • BSc in Physics and Engineering from SDU - gives you a legal claim for admission
  • BSc in Physics from SDU
  • BSc in Physics and Nanotechnology from DTU

 Furthermore, the following degrees may be qualifying depending on the profile and specialization:

  • BEng degrees in Electronic Engineering, Electrical Power Engineering and Mechatronics from SDU
  • BSc in Mechatronics from SDU
Admission with another degree

You can apply if you hold a similar, relevant degree within Science or Engineering. To be considered, your degree must include a minimum of:

  • 30 ECTS within mathematics (mathematics, statistics and signal processing)
  • 45 ECTS within physics and technology (mechanics, electronics, electrophysics, thermal physics, quantum mechanics, optic)

You are also required to fulfill SDU's language requirements - read more on how to prove your English level

You must write a motivational letter

There is a limited number of study places in the programme. So fulfilling the entry requirements is not a guarantee for admission.

Unless you have a legal claim for admission, you must write a motivational letter and submit this as part of your application.

Criteria for selection of applicants

If there are more qualified applicants than study places, the following criteria are used for selection of applicants. You are given a score in relation to each criterion, and your over all score decides whether you are offered a study place.

  • Content and level of your bachelor's degree (1-30 points)
  • Your academic results (1-50 points). In addition to your overall grade point average, emphasis is placed on your grades within:
    • Mathematics (mathematics, statistics and signal analysis)
    • Physics (mechanics, electronics, electro magnetism, thermal physics, quatum mechanics, and optics)
  • Motivation for and ability to complete the programme (1-20 points)
How to apply

You must submit your application in the online Application Portal

How to submit your application

Former or current student in a Danish Master's programme?

Then specific rules regarding admission may apply

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