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:

  • 10 ECTS in Chemical engineering - gives you a legal claim for admission
  • 5 ECTS in Reactor design
  • 5 ECTS in Process and product design
  • 20 ECTS in General and analytical chemistry, organic and inorganic chemistry
  • 10 ECTS in Biotechnology, incl. Technical microbiology
  • 10 ECTS in Laboratory practice
  • 5 ECTS in Physical chemistry
  • 15 ECTS in Mathematic and physical models
  • 5 ECTS in Statistics
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:

  • 10 ECTS in Chemical engineering
  • 5 ECTS in Reactor design
  • 5 ECTS in Process and product design
  • 20 ECTS in General and analytical chemistry, organic and inorganic chemistry
  • 10 ECTS in Biotechnology, incl. Technical microbiology
  • 10 ECTS in Laboratory practice
  • 5 ECTS in Physical chemistry
  • 15 ECTS in Mathematic and physical models
  • 5 ECTS in Statistics

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 (1-10 points)
  • Your academic results (1-50 points). In addition to your overall grade point average, emphasis is placed on your grades within:
    • Chemical engineering
    • Reactor design
    • Process design or product design
    • General and analytical chemistry, non-organic or organic chemistry
    • Biotechnology, incl. technical microbiology
    • Physical chemistry
    • Mathematical and physical models
    • Statistics
  • Motivation for and ability to complete the programme (1-40 points)
How to apply

You must submit your application in the online Application Portal

How to submit your application

You can still make it!

The programme has vacant study places for study start in September. From June 10, you can submit your application for a study place in the programme.

Find out more

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

Then specific rules regarding admission may apply

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