Electronics (BEng)

Bachelor of , 210 ECTS

Institution University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
Campus Sønderborg
Duration 3 Years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 5350 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


As an Electronic Engineer you will be able to design and develop electronic equipment for vehicles, industrial systems, energy control systems, and autonomous systems.

About the Programme

You will learn how to develop consumer electronics, amplifiers, and electronics for medical equipment and robots. You will learn about analogue and digital electronics, as well as the use of modelling and simulation tools as part of the development process. You will also learn how to develop advanced software skills to be ready to take on jobs in both Danish and foreign companies. As an engineer, you must able to cooperate with many different engineers and other stakeholders. Therefore, you should also be able to communicate your knowledge and results. During this degree, your skills teamwork and communication will be strengthened through your participation in project work.

The programme has the following semester structure:
1 Discover the Electronic Development Process
2 Build Industrial Electronics
3 Develop Intelligent Dynamic Electronic Systems
4 Develop Systems with Signal Processing and Power Electronics
5 Experts in Teams, Digital Interfacing and Reliable Systems
6 Internship
7 Final project

Career Opportunities  

Typical jobs for mechatronics engineers: 
- Development engineer 
- Technical project manager 
- Customer service / consultancy 
- Project sales 
- Research and Teaching 

Example of a career: Poul Anders Thomsen, Development Engineer specialised in mechanics 


The Bachelor of Engineering – Mechatronics requires the Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate or the equivalent foreign qualifying examination

Furthermore you have to meet the following entry requirements: 
•Mathematics – Danish A-level 
•Physics – Danish B-level 
•Chemistry - Danish C-level or Biotechnology – Danish A-level 
•English – Danish B-level (English language requirement)

Read more about the entry requirements of the University of Southern Denmark

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

Apply directly at the University of Southern Denmark with all relevant documentation.

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact the University of Southern Denmark 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/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn - Non-EU/EEA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Sep 01


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