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Mechatronics (Engineering) BEng

Bachelor of Mechatronics (Engineering), 210 ECTS

Institution University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
Campus Sønderborg
Duration 3.5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 5350 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


With a degree in Mechatronics, you will help create user-friendly and intelligent products that combine mechanics, electronics, and embedded systems. For example, it could be a robot hand that can pick a tomato or an artificial foot that can be used by athletes.

About the Programme

During the programme, you will work with the development of mechatronic products, i.e., intelligent products that include mechanical, electronic, and software-based solutions such as drones and power steering. The programme provides you with broad technical knowledge through basic courses in mechanics, electronics, programming, mathematics, and physics. During the programme, you will have the opportunity to specialise via electives, your internship as well as in your graduation project. The programme also provides you with knowledge within mathematics, physics, mechanics, electronics, programming, power electronics, thermodynamics, mechanical engineering and much more.

Career Opportunities  

The focus of the programme is product development. This opens up job opportunities in companies in development and sales of mechatronic systems. With you broad basic knowledge and your core competences as a mechatronics engineer, you are able to perform a range of tasks in the company.

Typical jobs for mechatronics engineers:
  • Development engineer 
  • Project manager 
  • Customer service / consultancy 
  • Project sales 
  • Teaching


Read more about the entry requirements and admission at the University of Southern Denmark: 


There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland.

Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition. 

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 - Non-EU/EEA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Feb 01
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn - EU/EAA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 24


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