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Wind Energy 

Technical University of Denmark (DTU)

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
15000 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
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About

The Technical University of Denmark (DTU) is one of the few universities in the world to offer a complete two-year MSc Wind Energy programme in wind energy.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

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Study programme focus

Lecturers on the Wind Energy programme are elite researchers from the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) specializing in wind energy, as well as experts and engineers from the wind turbine industry. You will gain access to state-of-the-art research and technology as well as extensive knowledge of aerodynamics, aeroelasticity, mechanics, grid connection, and electrical engineering.

Specializations

You can choose to specialize in electrical or mechanical engineering within one of the five study lines:

  • Mechanics and Aerodynamics
  • Mechanics of Materials and Structures    
  • Testing and Measurements
  • Electrical Wind Turbine Systems
  • Electrical Wind Turbine Technology

Career opportunities

The MSc programme in Wind Energy qualifies you for employment in a rapidly expanding international industry. Some of our graduates have founds jobs with utility companies, consultants, and developers of large onshore and offshore wind farms. Another possibility is pursuing a career as a researcher employed in the public and private sectors. 

MSc graduates in Wind Energy are currently employed with, among others:

  • Dong Energy
  • Vestas
  • Siemens WP
  • LM windpower
  • Vattenfall
  • DNV
  • Global Lightning Protection Systems

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Wind Turbine Technology and Aerodynamics
  • Renewables in electricity markets
  • Energy Economics, Markets and Policies
  • Electric power engineering, fundamentals
  • High voltage engineering
  • Technology and Innovation Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

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.
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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

To be admitted to a Master's degree program at DTU you must be either:

  • bachelor's degree in technical science or
  • diploma engineer or
  • bachelor in science.

The bachelor degree must be less than 10 years old.

The individual MSc Eng programme states in detail which bachelor programmes qualify and whether applicants have to complete supplementary educational activities.

Requirements for supplementary educational activities can equate to up to 30 ECTS credits and are specified in the form of a list of courses under the individual MSc Eng programmes.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

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

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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