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Information and Communication Technologies (mICT), Master

Master (1 year) of Master of Information and Communication Technologies, 60 ECTS
Engineering Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution Aalborg University (AAU)
Campus Copenhagen
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 3822 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 2420 EUR


The rapid development in modern communication technology requires rapid development in acquiring skills for both individuals and companies. The mICT programme is an international multidisciplinary continuing engineering education programme that gives you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and your skills. The main disciplines covered in the education are: technology, applications and economy of ICT. Throughout the education, there is specific focus on three main academic areas:
  • Networks and services
  • Design and users
  • Market and business.
The mICT programme is divided in three parts – three ‘trimesters’. Each trimester focuses on a specific theme. Each trimester consists of a number of courses and a project. The trimester project is as important as the courses. In the trimester project, knowledge acquired in the courses is applied on a specific case of your choice. In the Master's thesis project, you focus on a specific problem by combining knowledge from the courses and projects. The total workload of the master's programme equals one year full-time university study, and the study activities are distributed over one or two or three years part-time study.

A trimester in a:
  • full time (one year) version of the education is equivalent to 4 months
  • part time (two years) version is equivalent to 8 months
  • part time (three years) version is equivalent to one year.

Career Opportunities 

Master's graduates who have attended this programme will be able to work in the very front line when it comes to development of the ICT industry.The cross-disciplinary profile addresses the growing need for ICT professionals who can combine knowledge from different areas:
  • Internet, Communication and Broadcast Technologies and Converging Media
  • Services and Platforms
  • Development of User-friendly Applications, Solutions And Services
  • Business Development and Business Models
  • Security, Trust, Privacy; Legal and Ethical Aspects
  • Organisational aspects of ICT. 

About the Degree

The Master in Information and Communication Technologies (mICT) is an international Master's programme at Aalborg University designed for you who work in the ICT industry and want to attend a Master's programme outside of work. The courses are mainly given in the evening and during weekends.


You must have a good command of English, which at least must be equivalant to English level B (Danish high school level) or one of the minimum test scores from e.g. the TOEFL or IELTS tests. Read more about the language requirements.

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

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.


EU/EEA citizens: €9,600 (2 x €4,800 (one-year full-time), 4 x €2,400 (two-year part-time), 6 X €1,600 (three-year part-time)).

Non-EU/EEA citizens: Fees will be announced later. Please stay updated at

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

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Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01



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