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Robot Systems (Advanced Robotics Technology/Drone Technology)

Master (2 years) of , 120 ECTS
Engineering Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
Campus Odense
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6950 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


Choose a master programme in Robot Systems if you want to work with the technology of the future – as a developer or as a researcher.

Career Opportunities  

Computer technology is the life blood of modern companies and with the rapidly growing technological development the need for qualified employees with in-depth knowledge of computer technology is increasing. you are qualified for jobs in for example:
•Robot systems
•Embedded systems
•Programming and software engineering
•Artificial intelligence
•Industrial automation

About the Programme 

As a MSc in Engineering in Robot Systems you can take part in the development that occurs within drone- and robot systems. You can, for example, develop robots with artificial intelligence that recognizes different people and adapt to their needs - in hospitals, in industry and in private homes. Or you can work with drones (Unmanned Aerial Systems) which inspects buildings, helps in agriculture, delivers post or find people who have been injured in natural disasters.
Students can choose from two specialization: Advanced Robotics Technology or Unmanned Aerial Systems Technology.


A bachelor's degree in Robotics or a similar field of study provided you have the following academic qualifications:  
•Basic knowledge in -software engineering -object oriented programming -analog and digital electronics -VHDL and FPGA -micro processors, hardware and software  
•Basic knowledge in robotics relevant mathematics:-numerical methods -differential and integral calculus -linear algebra -probability and statistics -symbolic manipulation on a computer (Mathematica)  

Students who do not have qualifications in some of the above areas can be offered extra teaching such as lectures, instructor lessons and/or papers to an extent that, with an extra effort, they can complete the common core courses of the first semester at the same level as the other students

In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level.
Read about the language requirements of the University of Southern Denmark

Apply directly at the University of Southern Denmark with all relevant documentation.

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact the University of Southern Denmark directly.
A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education

Tuition Fees and Scholarships

No tuition fees for EU/EEA/Swiss students.
There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside of EU/EAA/Switzerland.

SDU offers 75 scholarships yearly. The scholarship consists of two parts: full tuition fee waiver and a grant, to help cover living costs amounting to $ 950 per month before taxes. Candidates must come from a non-EU/EEA country and be eligible to pay tuition fees. The scholarship will be awarded to the best qualified of the eligible applicants. All eligible applicants who are offered a study place, will automatically be considered for the scholarship. No separate application is needed. The best-qualified candidates based on points will be awarded the scholarship.

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at

You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition

About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System

Autumn - EU/EAA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn - Non-EU/EEA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Feb 01
Start date
Sep 01

Spring - Non-EU/EEA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Sep 01
Start date
Feb 01

Spring - EU/EAA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Oct 15
Start date
Feb 01



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