Application and requirements

Application and requirements

In order to be accepted at the master's programme in Medialogy at Aalborg University, you need to have a bachelor's degree in Medialogy or equivalent. 

Applicants with other backgrounds will be assessed individually by the Study Board of Media Technology.

No prior assessments are made. Hence, only actual applications are assessed.

Please note that the bachelor's programme in Medialogy in Esbjerg is closed for admittance from September 2015. Bachelors in Medialogy from AAU Esbjerg are equally to Medialogy bachelors from Aalborg and Copenhagen qualified to apply for the master's in Medialogy in Aalborg and Copenhagen.

The Master's programme in Medialogy in Esbjerg is offered for the last time in 2018. The offer only applies to bachelors with a legal claim.

For further information regarding deadlines and requirements, please see How to apply to Aalborg University.

Restricted admission

The Master's programme in Medialogy is entry restricted. This means that not all qualified applicants will be offered a study place. The programme expects to offer 61 student places.

Screening of applications is based on the following criteria in order of priority:

  • Grades obtained on completed semesters of the undergraduate programme at the time of assessment.
  • A one-page motivational letter by the applicant describing the applicant’s motivation for studying Medialogy and the applicant’s knowledge of the programme.
  • Relevant, verifiable extra-curricular activities, e.g. work experience within IT and / or companies within media production, programming, sound and film. 


Entry restrictions

This programme is entry restricted. Please see the specific admission criteria before applying.

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

Read more about language requirements

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