University of Copenhagen

24 months
14780 EUR/year
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At the Nanoscience programme at the University of Copenhagen, you will learn to exploit your knowledge within the fields of physics, chemistry and biology to understand nanoscopic systems in detail.


As a graduate student from Nanoscience programme at the University of Copenhagen, you can work e.g. with the measuring techniques of physics, such as X-rays and electronics. 

The overall objective is for you to obtain knowledge and insight into the many areas and methodologies of nanotechnology so that you can work independently and professionally in the field.

Career Opportunities

The MSc in Nanoscience is a commercially oriented programme. This means that the primary labor market for graduates is the growing number of Danish and international high-tech companies. 

The programme organizes match-making events between students and companies. These can often lead to thesis projects, summer jobs and employment with a company upon graduation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Unifying Concepts in Nanoscience 
  • Advanced Photochemistry
  • Scientific Computing
  • Scientific Writing, Planning and Presentation
  • Biophysics of Cells and Single Molecules
  • Computational Chemistry
  • Applied Statistics: From Data to Results

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

If you hold one of the degrees listed below, you are considered to meet all academic requirements.

  • BSc in Nanoscience from the University of Copenhagen 
  • BSc in Nanoscience from another Danish or Nordic university

Other bachelor’s degrees

If you have a bachelor’s degree other than those listed above, you must submit additional documentation along with your application so the University can evaluate whether or not you meet the admission requirements. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14780 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7390 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Tuition fee: DKK 55,000 per semester


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