Materials and Nanotechnology, Master

Application and requirements

Application and requirements

Admission to the Master's programme in Materials and Nanotechnology presupposes a bachelor degree in one of the following (or equivalent):​

  • Physics, Aalborg University
  • Nanotechnology, Aalborg University
  • Nanotechnology with specialisation in Physics, Aalborg University
  • Nanotechnology with specialisation in Biotechnology, Aalborg University
  • Nanoscience, Aarhus University
  • Nanoscience, University of Copenhagen
  • Physics and Nanotechnology, Technical University of Denmark
  • Physics, University of Copenhagen
  • Physics, Aarhus University

Students with another Bachelor degree may, upon application to the Board of Studies, be admitted after a specific academic assessment if the applicant is considered as having comparable educational prerequisites.

the specialisation in Materials Technology

Furthermore, the following bachelor degrees also qualify for the specialisation Materials Technology: 

language qualifications

All applicants must, as a minimum, document English language qualifications comparable to an "English B level" in the Danish upper secondary school (gymnasium) (cf. the Admission Order).

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.

Learn more about how to apply