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Operations and Management Engineering

Master (2 years) of Science in Engineering (Operations and Management Engineering), 120 ECTS
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Institution Aalborg University (AAU)
Campus Copenhagen
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6300 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


More and more companies become global. As a result, there is an increasing demand for graduates who can meet the challenges that come with globalisation. Studying Operations and Management Engineering, you learn to develop and execute development strategies in an international perspective.

Career Opportunities

Graduates from the study programme typically work as managers, specialists and consultants in a wide range of different organisations. Examples of graduate destinations include:
  • Novo Nordisk
  • Carlsberg
  • Vestas
  • Ferrosan
  • Danske Bank
  • TopDanmark
  • Accenture
  • PA Consulting
  • IBM
  • Coloplast
  • Siemens
  • F.L. Smith

About the Degree

Off-shoring and outsourcing of different activities within a company’s value chain are creating a completely new managerial agenda. The study programme Operations and Management Engineering will give you the expertise needed to analyse, understand and solve the challenges associated with the disintegration and globalisation of the company’s value chain. 

In addition, the study programme addresses the globalisation challenges from an innovation perspective by addressing the problems and opportunities in developing innovative global business models and systems. The programme gives you a balanced analytical, systemic and managerial understanding of the management and development of a global value chain as well as its underpinning disciplines.


In order to enroll in the Master of Science in Engineering programme, you need to hold a Bachelor of Engineering within the field of mechanical engineering or business engineering.

As there are only a limited number of student places available, applicants will be assessed individually based on relevance of Bachelor's degree and Grade Point Average of the BA at the time of application.The Master of Science in Engineering programme will admit 35 students.


Applicants applying for master's programmes at Aalborg University must submit results of an IELTS, TOEFL or Cambridge test with the below mentioned minimum scores:
Danish B level in English compares to:

IELTS (academic test). Minimum score: 6.5
TOEFL (paper-based): Minimum score: 560
TOEFL (internet-based): Minimum score: 88
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency (CPE)
Certificate in Advanced English (CAE)
Cambridge First Certificate with the grade B


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

Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01



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