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Polymer Technology 

Technical University of Denmark (DTU)

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
15000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Polymer Technology programme at Technical University of Denmark (DTU)  is a two-year Nordic double degree master's programme, coordinated by KTH and based on the particular expertise of the participating universities.

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The programme comprises five study tracks covering polymer technology from different perspectives. The programme is adapted to accommodate the students' diverse professional backgrounds. In each study track the students acquire expertise in polymer chemistry and polymer physics.

Students will spend 1 year at DTU/Lyngby Campus, 1 year at another university (KTH Royal Institute of Technology)

Depending on the study track the students get specific skills in their chosen innovative polymer technology engineering topic.

Study tracks:

  • Advanced Materials
  • Biomaterials Science
  • Industrial Processes
  • Macromolecular Materials 
  • Polymer Engineering

The Polymer Technology programme at Technical University of Denmark (DTU)   will provide the student with:

  • General knowledge and understanding concerning properties and use of polymeric materials, including knowledge and understanding of related environmental aspects.
  • In-depth knowledge on how polymeric materials are build-up from molecular level to macroscopic level and the relationship between structure and material properties.
  • General knowledge on synthesis/modification, characterization, processing and applications of synthetic and biobased polymers and in-depth knowledge in the selected specialization.
  • Insight into current research front in polymer technology including the role of polymeric materials in sustainable society.

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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • In the application, you must indicate your study track and second year university. You must also include a motivational letter.
  • BSc or BEng corresponding to a minimum of 180 ECTS credits
  • English language proficiency comparable with English B-level

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

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


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Updated over a year ago

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