BEng in Mechatronics

  • This Programme is offered in Sønderborg
  • This programme is taught in English

With a bachelor of engineering degree in Mechatronics you are able to develop anything which combines mechanics and electronics whether it be a robot hand capable of picking yellow peppers on its own or an artificial foot to be used by athletes. Learn more about the study programme.

Study environment

Each year more than 1500 international students from all over the world choose to study at the University of Southern Denmark, so you will become part of a lively international student environment.

We believe that engineers of today must be able to master a global perspective and we encourage international as well as Danish students to spend one or two semesters abroad on an internship or as exchange students.

Faculty of Engineering has adopted a student-centred approach to learning, and teaching is based on problem based project work. Students participate significantly in class and carry out project work in small teams. Learn more about the study environment from the students themselves.

Programme structure: Graduate in 3½ years

Each semester has its own theme in the field of mechatronics. The themes consist of a combination of theoretical courses and project work.

The themes are:
1. Discover Mechatronics
2. Build Mechatronics
3. Develop Mechatronics
4. Construct Mechatronics, Mechanics, Electronics or Embedded Systems
5. Experts in Teams/specialisering
6. Engineering Internship
7. Final Project.

A Bachelor of Engineering programme is a professionally oriented programme and after three and a half years of study you are ready to start your career as a mechatronics engineer. With a bachelor of engineering degree you are the problem solver who creates innovation and product development. More than half of your study comprises internship, elective courses and a final project. Read more about the structure of the study programme

Read more about your introduction days

Contact us

You are always welcome to contact SDU International for information about studying at the University of Southern Denmark – how to apply, and where to live.

For more information about the degree programme, please contact Programme Coordinator Lars Duggen on tel. +45 6550 1640.

It is possible to visit the Faculty of Engineering before deciding whether or not to study here. Contact International Secretary Maria Bergstedt on tel. +45 6550 4927.


University of Southern Denmark does not charge tuition fees from citizens from the Nordic countries or from the EU/EEA countries. Read more about tuition fees and note that as an international student you have several scholarship options.

Read more about how to apply and the entry requirements.

Housing guarantee for international students

Teaching Language

This programme is offered in English.

Related degrees

Bachelor of Engineering is a professionally oriented degree. Thus, after three and a half years of study you are ready to start a career in ‘the real world’. However, have you become captivated by life as a student it is possible to continue your studies towards a master degree.

  • Electronics (BEng, 3.5 years. This programme is offered in English)
  • Electronics (BSc(Eng) This programme is offered in English)
  • Electronics (BEng, 3.5 years. This programme is offered in Danish only)
  • Robot Systems Engineering (BSc(Eng), 3 years / MSc(Eng), 2 years. The master programme is offered in English)

See a list of English Taught Engineering Programmes at the University of Southern Denmark.


Entry requirements and admission

Read about entry requirements and how to apply for admission.

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