When you've applied for admission, you will be invited to participate in an entrance examination.
Entrance examination in 2021
Entrance examination for BEng in Engineering in Mechatronics consists of the following elements:
Note: Changed entrance examination in 2021
In 2021, the programme specific test has been canceled. You only have to participate in and pass uniTEST to complete the entrance examination in quota 2. The result of uniTEST determines the allocation of study places in quota 2.
If you have applied for admission in quota 2, you have been notified in more detail about the change and what it means to you at optag.sdu.dk.
#1 – uniTEST
uniTEST is an online multiple-choice test that evaluates your academic aptitude. uniTEST is not a test of your knowledge within specific subjects but tests your general prerequisites for completing an academic degree. You will be tested on your abilities within the following areas: critical reasoning, quantitative reasoning and verbal reasoning.
The test lasts two and a half hours and consists of 95 questions. You only have to take the test once, even if you are applying for several programmes at SDU.
Read more about uniTEST and find sample questions here
#2 – Interview
The purpose of the interview is to match expectations between you and the programme. The interview lasts approx. 15 minutes and you will get to talk to two employees from the engineering programme. The interview will evaluate your professional and personal competencies in relation to the engineering programmes.
The assessment includes the following criteria:
- Motivation for studying an engineering degree
- Personal integrity (e.g. reflection on own strengths and weaknesses in relation to an engineering degree)
- Communication skills (e.g. ability to enter into a dialogue with the interviewers).