Technical University of Denmark
It is the vision of DTU that DTU is recognized internationally as a leading university in the areas of technology and the natural sciences and is known for its business-oriented approach, its focus on sustainability and its appealing study environment.
Website of University: http://www.dtu.dk/english
Website for inbound exchange students: http://www.dtu.dk/english/Education/Guest-students/Exchange/BSc_and_MSc
Academic calendar: http://www.dtu.dk/english/Education/International-Student-Guide/Studying-at-DTU/Academic-calendar
Full time load: 30 ECTS.
1 Course = depends on the course
Minimum course enrolment for exchange students: 25 ECTS per semester
Maximum course enrolment for exchange students: N/A
Student can follow any course offered below PhD-level Many bachelor courses in English.
All graduate courses are in English.
Course Finder Website: http://www.courses.dtu.dk
Spring semester: 15th October
Fall semester: 1st April
Students should be enrolled in a degree programme at a university when applying and be a graduate or advanced undergraduate student. The minimum requirement is that you have completed university studies in your home country equivalent to the first two years of Danish university studies.
TOEFL internet-based 88
TOEFL paper-based 573
TOEFL computer-based 230
3. APPLICATION PROCEDURES
4. APPLICATION DOCUMENTS
1) A print of your application form for DTU’s records
2) A certified copy of your transcript of grades from your home university
3) A letter documenting your English language proficiency—e.g. a test result or a letter from your university. Please be advised that the English requirements for full degree MSc students should be taken as a guideline for the level that you have to reach
4) Your Learning Agreement, if you apply to become an Erasmus student.
Danish state will support with health insurance
The housing situation in Denmark is such that there are currently more applicants than rooms available. Consequently, we cannot guarantee accommodation for exchange students who apply for accommodation through DTU. Students will get directions on how to apply in their acceptance letter. More information at:
3. ESTIMATED LIVING EXPENSES
Approximate living costs / month (total):
DKK 5,250 – 8,180
4. VISA REQUIREMENTS
Student will need to pay a fee and processing time may be 60 days. See more information on www.newtodenmark.dk.
None for incoming exchange students
International Mobility Officer
Mr Jeppe Duus Dolriis