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Entry requirements

Entry requirements

To apply for the professional Master's programme in Software Engineering, you need a relevant Bachelors' degree within Engineering or Science as well as a relevant professional occupation. 4 out of 6 requirements mentioned here below must be fulfilled:

  • 5 ECTS in Materials Science
  • 5 ECTS in Quality Management
  • 5 ECTS in Production Technology
  • 5 ECTS in Inventory Management
  • 5 ECTS in Supply Chain Management
  • 5 ECTS in Industrial Engineering / Engineering Management

Degrees from Denmark that fulfil the requirements

  • BEng in Global Management and Manufacturing from University of Southern Denmark
  • BEng in Global Management and Manufacturing from University of Aarhus
  • BEng in Manufacturing Engineering and Management from University of Southern Denmark
  • BEng in Manufacturing Engineering and Management from Technical University of Denmark
  • BEng in Machine and Production from Aalborg University
  • BSc in 'Globale Forretningssystemer' from Aalborg University

BSc in Innovation and Business from the University of Southern Denmark provided that: 

  • You have written your Bachelor's thesis within the field of operations management, supported by a supervisor from the Operations Management-programme

BSc in Product Development and Innovation from the University of Southern Denmark provided that you meet the following conditions:

  • You were admitted to the bachelor programme in September 2014 or earlier.
  • You have completed the module 'Supply Chain Management 3' from the Global Management and Manufacturing-programme or 'Operations Management 3, ERP, Automation' from the Manufacturing Engineering and Management-programme.
  • You have written your Bachelor's thesis within the field of operations management, supported by a supervisor from the Operations Management-programme
     

The list is not exhaustive. If you hold a similar degree, the faculty will assess your degree once you apply.

Relevant occupation

You may meet the requirement regarding relevant occupation in two different manners:

  • You are an employee in a public or private company with an average minimum of 25 hours per week with relevant tasks.     
  • You are an entrepreneur with a relevant independent company having revenue and activities generating earnings or being affiliated with a public or private entrepreneurial milieu.

You can read more about the occupational requirements here.

English language requirements

The programme is taught in English. Therefore, you are required to submit proof of your proficiency in English as part of your application. See the English language requirements.

Selection criteria

There is a limited number of study places in the programme.

Relevant enclosures

It is important that you submit the following enclosures for evaluation:

  • Your graduate diploma, including a transcript of records.
  • If you have not yet passed your degree: Your newest official transcript of passed as well as registered courses. If you use the data exchange function in the application portal, please be aware that only passed courses are included in the generated file. Therefore, if you are registered for courses with specific relevance to the entry requirements, you have to upload a separate transcript of your course registration.
  • Proof of any supplementary courses you might have passed.
  • Course descriptions for each of the courses in your degree.
  • Proof of your English proficiency.
  • Solemn declaration regarding the occupation. See examples of relevant occupations based on the qualifying bachelor's degree, please choose "Entry requirements" above.
  • Enclosure regarding occupation in a public or private company or enclosure regarding the entrepreneurial company.

Application deadlines

Study start 1. September

  • 1. February for non-EU/EEA citizens
  • 1. March for EU/EEA and Swiss citizens and applicants holding a Danish residence permit

Study start 1. February

  • 1. September for non-EU/EEA citizens
  • 15. October for EU/EEA and Swiss citizens and applicants holding a Danish residence permit

Last Updated 12.10.2021