24 months
15000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Nordic Master in Maritime Engineering programme at Technical University of Denmark (DTU) is a Nordic Five Tech (N5T) programme. This means that you get to study at two out of five of the most prominent Nordic universities: Aalto University School of Engineering in Finland, Technical University of Denmark, KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden.

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The Nordic Master in Maritime Engineering programme at Technical University of Denmark (DTU)  is based on the expertise of the participating universities within naval architecture, offshore engineering, and maritime engineering. 

The programme targets students wishing to profit from the Nordic Five Tech universities' long standing tradition and competence in the field and wishing to specialize in a specific area of expertise offered within the alliance.

Career opportunities

Upon graduation you will be qualified to work within naval architecture and offshore engineering, i.e. ships and offshore structures and their design, construction, and operation. This includes:

  • waves and wave loads
  • interaction between water and structure
  • stability of ships and platforms
  • dynamics of small craft
  • propellers and propulsion
  • advanced steel and lightweight structures

You will be able to analyze and design ships, including passenger ships, small craft, yachts, or offshore structures with respect to building and operation and you will have a deep understanding of the many conflicting demands as regards safety and technical, environmental, and economic aspects.

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • In order to apply for the Nordic Master programme in Maritime Engineering (NMME), you have to fulfill a number of requirements.
  • Degree Requirements:
  • Applicants must hold a BSc or BEng corresponding to a minimum of 180 ECTS credits.
  • Applicants must hold one of the following degrees:
  • A BSc degree in Naval Architecture for start at Aalto, Chalmers, DTU and NTNU,
  • A BSc degree in Mechanical Engineering for start at Aalto and Chalmers,
  • A BEng in Mechanical Engineering for start Aalto and Chalmers.
  • Applicants with a BEng in Naval Architecture, or a BSc or BEng in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, in Ocean Engineering, in Civil Engineering or in Engineering Physics will be considered on an individual basis.

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.


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