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IT Product Development

Master (2 years) of IT Product Development, 120 ECTS
Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution Aarhus University (AU)
Campus Aarhus
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6750 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


The MSc in IT Product Development is based at the Department of Computer Science and offered in collaboration with the Department of Engineering at Aarhus University. Students take a combination of courses from both departments related to computer science and industrial design.


We expect applicants to have a thorough basic education from your bachelor’s degree, including design (interaction design, advanced physical computing, aesthetic design, industrial design); programming (object-oriented programming, software architecture, web technology); and systems (computer architecture, pervasive systems, databases). For the student who can meet these requirements, our Master’s programme offers a number of specialisations.

IT City Katrinebjerg

The Department of Computer Science is located in IT City Katrinebjerg, where Aarhus University has consolidated all its IT degree programmes and research. IT City is the base for several IT-related companies and facilitates contact between education, research and the business community, providing the ideal basis for advanced technological innovation. As the largest IT education centre in Denmark, with approximately 2,500 students and more than 250 researchers, IT City is an exciting study environment. This multidisciplinary starting-point, unique to Aarhus University, provides great opportunities in IT for students, researchers and the business community.

Student Life

The Department of Computer Science has many social spaces where you can meet other students outside class, and this is an excellent basis for social activities. There is also a popular Friday bar, and the Tågekammeret association organises celebrations and social events for all science and technology students across departments.


Based on multidisciplinary collaboration, the MSc programme in IT Product Development qualifies you for work in many different fields. As a graduate of this programme, you are particularly qualified to develop IT products, as well as digital and physical interface applications supplemented by web-based services.

Graduates have gone on to develop media and navigation equipment for motor vehicles, mobile applications, energy and media control equipment for homes, experience and learning installations for museums and attractions, and technology for the health sector.


To find out more about admission to the MSc in IT Product Development please visit the programme’s website.

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

Apply directly at Aarhus 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 Aarhus 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.


Please read more about tuition fee here →

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

The Study in Denmark site also offers general information about scholarships


Application date
Jan 15
Start date
Sep 01


Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Sep 01


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