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Sports Technology

Master (2 years) of Sports Technology, 120 ECTS
Engineering Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution Aalborg University (AAU)
Campus Aalborg
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4425 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


The Master programme in Sports Technology at Aalborg University focuses on development of technological equipment and the interplay between equipment and human performance. In the projects, you may work with development and testing of advanced sports and health related products as for instance sports equipment, shoes, rackets, flooring and apparel.

Subjects covered are Instrumentation and physical performance, Modelling of human function, Measurement technique and signal processing, Applied technology in sports, Interplay between athlete and equipment, Manufacturing processes, Numerical modelling(Finite Element Method), Mechanics of materials etc.

The Master programme includes a scientific communication course in which you concentrate on presentation technique and scientific methods used in the project work. It is possible to organize a semester abroad at 3rd semester, before the final thesis. 

Career Opportunities  

As Master of science in sports technology, you hold a unique competence profile with very good job opportunities within development of sports, training and rehabilitation equipment or as a technical consultant.

You will be able to perform highly qualified functions in various sports organizations and companies.

Moreover, the programme provides prerequisites for research (Ph.D. programme).


In order to apply, you must have a Bachelor´s degree in Sports Science.

However, if you hold an equivalent Bachelor´s degree at the same academic level, the study board will make a specific academic assessment.

In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at an acceptable level. 
Read more about the language requirements of Aalborg University

Apply directly at Aalborg University with all relevant documentation.

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact Aalborg University 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.


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 | EU/EAA applicants

Application date
Apr 01
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn | Non-EU/EAA applicants

Application date
Apr 01
Start date
Sep 01


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