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Energy Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (WUR) Aalborg, Denmark
As a student in Energy Engineering at Aalborg University, you can help keeping the society moving, flying and running and help solving fundamental energy-related issues that affect people across borders and continents. Energy Engineering students will help identifying and defining the future energy sources, such as wind turbines, solar panels, fuel cells and biofuels
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Overview

You gain knowledge about novel energy technologies and help in optimising existing apparatus and systems to reduce energy consumption.

The industry wants such candidates with cooperation skills which the project and group work provide and Energy Engineers are in short supply – Denmark will lack 13,500 engineers in 2025. During the study programme you will have possibilities to work with high tech companies and will become part of an exciting international environment and have the possibility of exciting international stays. 

Furthermore, Aalborg University has a flexible incubator environment that supports your creative dream and business idea. 

Program Details

Studying Energy Engineering at Aalborg University in Denmark makes you become part of the future team of engineers who work to ensure our environment and our climate through the use of alternative sources of energy which do not pollute, and at the same time optimize energy systems so we save energy.

You can choose between the following Master of Science (MSc) in Energy Engineering specialisations:

  • Electrical Power Systems and High Voltage Engineering
  • Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Technology
  • Mechatronic Control Engineering
  • Power Electronics and Drives
  • Thermal Energy and Process Engineering
  • Wind Power Systems

 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • High voltage design
  • Network planning
  • Simulation models for analysis of steady-state, dynamic and transient phenomena
  • Compensation systems
  • Application of advanced control and surveillance strategies
  • Stability
  • Reliability
  • Voltage quality
  • Relay protection

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    88

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General Requirements

Admission to a Master’s programme – whether it is taught in English or Danish – requires:

  • Successful completion of a relevant and recognised university Bachelor’s degree equivalent to a Danish Bachelor’s degree in level and length (180 ECTS).
  • Successful fulfilment of specific admission requirements related to the relevant Master's degree programme.
  • Successful fulfilment of language requirements, i.e. an AAU approved English test for Master’s programmes taught in English, and a Danish proficiency test (Studieprøven i Dansk) in case a programme is taught in Danish.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13345 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13345 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.
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99,600 DKK

Living costs for Aalborg

  • 5936 - 8300 DKK/month
    Living Costs

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