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Technical University of Denmark

Anker Engelundsvej 1 Building 101A Kgs. Lyngby View map
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Public
Very High
9,116
2,117
2,311

Overview

Technical University of Denmark (DTU) is an internationally renowned university, and is among the top technical universities in Europe and the World. The university educates engineers at the Bachelor, Master and PhD levels and has approximately 2,000 researchers, 10,000 students, 1,500 PhD students and 2,000 international students a year.

DTU was founded in 1829 by the father of electromagnetism, H. C. Ørsted, whose vision was to create a polytechnical institution that would benefit society through natural and technical sciences – with a view to creating value for society. This vision has placed DTU among the top 10 universities in the world when it comes to making collaborations with industry.

BEng and BSc Programmes

The BEng is a 3½-year programme which includes a six-month internship.

The BSc is a 3-year programme which qualifies students for a MSc programme.

Please note that the main language of instruction at the undergraduate level is Danish.

Master Programmes

DTU’s 2-year Master programmes are research-based programmes at the highest technological level. In these programmes, students acquire the qualifications and skills necessary to analyse, synthesize and evaluate theory and experiments relating to complex engineering systems, problems and solutions. All Master programmes are taught exclusively in English. Honour programmes are offered by each Master programme. An emphasis on the global markets is also present in the strategic alliances such as the EuroTech Universities, Nordic5Tech, KAIST, and a number of Joint International Programmes. Combined with exchange students from roughly 200 partner universities, DTU is a university whose campus has a distinctive international atmosphere.

DTU Campuses

DTU's main campus is located in Lyngby in a green environment at the outskirts of of Copenhagen. The campus is a 25 minute bus ride away from Copenhagen enabling all students to enjoy all elements of the cultural and historical sights of an European capital. BEng students live at the Ballerup Campus which is approximately 10 km from Copenhagen.

Programs available

Undergraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

DTU Compute

Postgraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

DTU Aqua

DTU Chemical Engineering

DTU Civil Engineering

DTU Compute

DTU Electrical Engineering

DTU Environment

DTU Food

DTU Fotonik

DTU Management Engineering

DTU Mechanical Engineering

DTU Physics

DTU Space

DTU System Biology

DTU Transport

DTU Wind Energy

Joint International Programmes

University Highlights

Total students - 9,116

49%
51%

International students - 2,311

14%
86%

Total faculty staff - 2,117

968
1149

Total students - 9,116

49%
51%

International students - 2,311

14%
86%

Total faculty staff - 2,117

1149
968

Undergraduate Program

< 2,000
16,000 - 18,000

Postgraduate Program

< 2,000
16,000 - 18,000
The fees above are an indicative annual course fee in US dollars. Please note that course fees will vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.
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English language requirements

This institution accepts IELTS!
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Please check the specific English language requirements for your chosen course with the university.

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