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Study Environmental Engineering at Aalborg University, Denmark

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The international, research-basedMaster’s programme in Environmental Engineering at Aalborg University, Denmark offers you the opportunity to participate in the development of new processes and technology, which can form the base for sustainable energy production and resource management. Does this sound interesting? Then just continue reading and find out more.

Insights into the Master programme

During the programme you will learn how to use biological, chemical, and physical knowledge in combination with technical design to address environmental challenges. Besides, you will work with projects from different areas of environmental engineering, for example climate-friendly energy production, sustainable agricultural or industrial production or development of new and innovative technology for preventing soil, air or water contamination.


Great career opportunities

As a graduate in Environmental Engineering, you may become a consulting engineer, or you may work in the industry managing environmental issues for a major manufacturer. You can also work in the environmental sections of municipalities or counties, or maybe your goal is to start your own company in consulting or manufacturing. If you are interested in further scientific work, you may also consider our PhD programme.


Who can apply?

Admission requires that you hold a bachelor’s degree in a relevant natural discipline. In addition, you must take an English proficiency test – please see details on


Rated for excellence

Aalborg University is rated for excellence in the QS-ranking system. Aalborg University has received five stars certifying the world-class position of the university based on cutting-edge facilities and internationally renowned research and teaching faculty.

Within Engineering and Technology, Aalborg University ranks as number 79 in the world.

The QS Stars system is a detailed comparative tool focusing on the performance of the institution based on a broad set of criteria, such as employability, facilities, innovation, research, teaching, and internationalisation.


Problem based learning (PBL)

Aalborg University is internationally recognised for its problem based learning where you work in a team on a large written assignment often collaborating with an industrial partner. The problem based project work at Aalborg University gives you a unique opportunity to acquire new knowledge and competences at a high academic level in an independent manner. The method is highly recognised internationally, and UNESCO has placed its Centre for Problem Based Learning in Engineering, Science and Sustainability at Aalborg University.


Aalborg University in Denmark

  • No tuition fee for EU/EEA-citizens
  • Problem based learning
  • Research-based study programmes
  • World class position in the QS-ranking system
  • Close collaboration with industrial partners

If you would like to learn more about studying at Aalborg University then visit their website.

Happy studying!