Entry requirements

Entry requirements

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

Qualifying degrees

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

  • BSc in in Product Development and Innovation from SDU - gives you a legal claim for admission
  • BSc in Innovation and Business from SDU
  • BSc in Design and Innovation from DTU
  • Business Development Engineer from Aarhus University
  • BEng in Mechanical Engineering from SDU
  • BEng Interaction Design from SDU
  • BEng in Global Management and Manufacturing from SDU
  • BEng in Integrated Design from SDU
  • BEng in Manufacturing and Management from SDU
  • BEng in Process and Innovation DTU
  • BEng in Manufacturing and Management DTU
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 of broad introduction to the product development process
  • 20 ECTS of thorough introduction to CAD systems, materials and manufacturing processes
  • 25 ECTS of broad introduction to engineering subjects such as robotics, sensors, electronics and project management
  • 15 ECTS of Introduction to business processes

New entry requirements for September intake 2020

If you apply for admission with study start in September 2020, your degree must include a minimum of:

  • 30 ECTS in engineering subjects such as robotics, sensors, electronics, software or mechanical engineering.
  • 25 ECTS of broad introduction to the product development, technology management or project management process
  • 15 ECTS of thorough introduction to CAD systems, materials and manufacturing processes
  • 15 ECTS of Introduction to business, entrepreneurship or innovation

In addition, you must fulfill SDU's English 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.

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.

  • Course content and level of your qualifying exam (1-30)
  • Your academic results (1-45 points). In addition to your overall grade point average, emphasis is placed on your grades within:
    • Borad introduction to product development processes
    • Thorough introduction to CAD systems, materials and manufacturing processes
    • Broad introduction to engineering subjects such as robotics, sensors, electronics and project management
    • Introduction to business processes
  • Motivation for and ability to complete the study programme (1-25)
How to apply

You must submit your application in the online Application Portal

How to submit your application

Apply for study start in February

Application deadline is September 1st for non-European citizens and October 15th for EU-citizens

Apply now

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

Then specific rules regarding admission may apply

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