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Sustainable Energy Engineering, Msc in engineering

Application and requirements

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Applicants with a legal claim to admission are:

  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Energy Engineering, Aalborg University, campus Esbjerg

Applicants without legal claim to admission are: 

  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Energy Engineering with the specialisation in Thermal Energy, Aalborg University, campus Aalborg
  • Bachelor of Engineering (BE) in Sustainable Energy Engineering with the specialisation in Thermal Energy, Aalborg University
  • Bachelor of Engineering (BE) in Mechanical Engineering with relevant elective courses, Aarhus University, campus Aarhus
  • or similar

Please make sure to upload your application form and further documentation by the required deadline.

For further information regarding deadlines and requirements please see the website: How and when to apply.


All applicants must document English language qualifications comparable to an English B level, as a minimum, in the Danish upper secondary school. Please note that B refers to the course level - not grade. See below for further details about requirements.

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