With the Materials and Nanotechnology programme at Aalborg University you will work to increase the durability and functionality of materials, and to improve existing products and develop new innovative product, e.g. using nanotechnology.
Aalborg University is famous for its problem based learning where you work in a team on a large written assignment often collaborating with an industrial partner. This study method is also called “The Aalborg Model for Problem Based Learning”. The method is highly recognised internationally, and the university is host to a successful UNESCO chair in Problem Based Learning in Engineering Education and a Centre for PBL and Sustainability approved by UNESCO.
The problem based project work at Aalborg University gives you a unique opportunity to acquire new knowledge and competences at a high academic level in an independent manner. You get to apply theory to practice when you work to solve real-life problems, and you will be well prepared for your future career.
Your career opportunities depend on which specialisation you choose. Read more about the specific job opportunities for each specialisation:
- Nanomaterials and Nanophysics
- Materials Technology
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Key subjects include:
- Semiconductor physics
- Nano optics
- Surface physics
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesMaterials Science & Engineering Physics General Engineering & Technology View 48 other Masters in General Engineering & Technology in Denmark
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Admission to the Master's programme in Materials and Nanotechnology presupposes a bachelor degree in one of the following (or equivalent):
- Physics, Aalborg University
- Nanotechnology, Aalborg University
- Nanotechnology with specialisation in Physics, Aalborg University
- Nanotechnology with specialisation in Biotechnology, Aalborg University
- Nanoscience, Aarhus University
- Nanoscience, University of Copenhagen
- Physics and Nanotechnology, Technical University of Denmark
- Physics, University of Copenhagen
- Physics, Aarhus University
Students with another Bachelor degree may, upon application to the Board of Studies, be admitted after a specific academic assessment if the applicant is considered as having comparable educational prerequisites.
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International13664 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6832 EUR per semester during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
- International tuition fees - 50,775 DKK
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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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.