Bioengineering, MSc in engineering

Application and requirements

Application and requirements

Applicants without legal claim to admission:

  • BSc i Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Aalborg University
  • BSc i bioteknologi, Aalborg University
  • BSc i Sustainable Biotechnology, Aalborg University
  • Diplomingeniør i kemi og bioteknologi, Aalborg University
  • BSc i kemi og bioteknologi, University of Southern Denmark
  • BSc i bioteknologi, Århus University
  • BSc i bioteknologi, Technical University of Denmark
  • Diplomingeniør i bioteknologi, Århus University

All applicants must prove that their English language qualifications are equivalent to level B (Danish level) in English.

In general, admission to the International Programme in Bioengineering at the M.Sc. level requires a B.Sc. degree in relevant engineering or natural science disciplines.

All applicants are evaluated individually by the Study Board in charge of the Biotechnology programme at Aalborg University.

Please make sure you send your application form and further documentation to the International Office by the required deadline.

For further information regarding deadlines and requirements, please see the website How and when to apply to Aalborg University

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Official English language requirements

Applicants applying for Master's programmes at Aalborg University must submit results of an IELTS, TOEFL or Cambridge test with the below mentioned minimum scores:

Danish B level in English compares to:

IELTS (academic test). 6.5 overall band score
TOEFL (internet-based): Minimum score: 85
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency (CPE): 180 / level C1
Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): 180 / grade C
ECPE: Passed test including certificate

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Application Deadline

This programme only offers September intake. Deadline for applying is 1st March

You must apply digitally via the online application portal. Please read the application procedures before applying.


Application procedures

How to apply

When you apply for a Master's programme at Aalborg University, you have to use the Application Portal which is a national Danish digital application system in which the entire application process is handled.

Please note that some of the programmes offered may be subject to restricted admission. That means that the individual programmes may have a limited number of student places. Information on the programmes affected and the exact number of places offered will be available shortly when finally clarified.

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