24 months
15000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Environmental Engineering programme at Technical University of Denmark (DTU) is a two-year intensive exchange master's programme for students enrolled at either DTU or TUM. You will spend one year at TUM and one year at DTU and receive your master's degree from the university you are enrolled in.

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The study Environmental Engineering programme at Technical University of Denmark (DTU)   aims to provide students with the competencies to develop sustainable solutions to complex environmental issues, while also taking into account legal, societal, financial, and resource aspects. As a graduate MSc in Environmental Engineering you will be able to design, conduct, and interpret laboratory and field experiments and can quantify the hazards, risks, and uncertainties of environmental problems.

After successful completion of the programme, students from DTU and TUM will be awarded the Master of Science in Environmental Engineering. Your diploma will bear the logos of both universities and will be supplemented by a special insert which describes your participation in the DTU-TUM 1:1 master’s programme.

Career opportunities

The fast growth and development in environmental calls for engineers with the skills to meet the increasing market demands for innovative and flexible products that can respond to the needs of a rapidly changing market.

As a graduate from this mater’s programme you will be qualified to work in job functions such as consulting, planning, construction, project leadership and analysis, research, teaching and management. Some of the most typical sectors are within water supply, wastewater and water resources and soil and ground water remediation.

Graduating from the MSc programme with a high grade point average will qualify you for admission to PhD studies—either as an industrial PhD with concurrent employment in a company, or as a regular PhD student.

Programme Structure

The main focus of the programme is themes such as:

  • Urban water engineering
  • Environmental hazards and resources management
  • Water resource management

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

  • Fill in the application form
  • Hand in the application form + supporting documents to DTU International Affairs Office
  • DTU International Affairs Office will register and forward the applications to the Programme coordinator
  • The Programme coordinator will consult their counterparts and select the most eligible students
  • The Programme coordinator will inform DTU International Affairs Office about their decision
  • DTU International Affairs Office will inform the students and issue Nomination Letters
  • Motivated and dedicated students
  • Above average GPA
  • Strong English Language skills.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • 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.


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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