24 months
15000 EUR/year
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The MSc programme in Electrical Engineering at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) allows you to participate in work at all levels, including advanced theories, methods, and components for practical systems and applications in, e.g., satellites, robots, and wind turbines.

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You will learn to understand the theory and apply mathematical methods for designing or analysing problems in a given area.

Focus is on systematic problem solving and synthesis, and you will acquire specialized knowledge in an area of your own choice. More specifically, the study programme will provide you with sound hands-on experience through laboratory work and the application of IT-based design tools.


The MSc programme in Electrical Engineering at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) allows you to specialize in one of the five study lines:

  • Acoustics    
  • Automation and Robot Technology
  • Electric Energy Systems
  • Space Technology
  • Wireless Engineering

Career opportunities

Our graduates are employed by the following companies, among others:

  • Danisco
  • Novozymes
  • Coloplast
  • Hempel
  • Rockwool
  • Haldor-Topsøe
  • Lundbeck

Some of them also find employment in the public sector, for instance in teaching.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Chemistry and Innovation
  • Chemical and Biochemical Product Design
  • Biobusiness and Process Innovation   
  • Innovation in Engineering
  • Technology and Innovation Management
  • X-Tech Entrepreneurship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

Approximately 75 per cent of the maximum obtainable grade. This may vary depending on the grading system of the university awarding the Bachelor degree.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants to DTU’s MSc programme in Electrical Engineering must have completed a BSc in Electrical Engineering or another relevant course of study. Applicants should possess good qualifications in basic mathematics and physics as well as in electrical, electronic and electromagnetic technology. It is also recommended that applicants are acquainted with signal processing, programming and control. It is also important have experience with theoretical and experimental work.
  • Other applicants must be able to document that they possess corresponding qualifications and will be assessed individually.
  • The specific academic requirements for the MSc courses can be found in DTU’s course database and it is the individual student’s responsibility to ensure that these requirements are met.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7500 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Copenhagen

7928 - 13456 DKK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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