Admission Requirements - MSc in IT and Cognition – University of Copenhagen

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Admission Requirements

If you have completed a Bachelor’s degree or are enrolled in the final semester of a Bachelor’s programme, you are eligible to apply for the Master’s programme in IT & Cognition. 

Assessment criteria 

Admission to the programme is limited to 30 students. All applicants will be subject to an overall holistic assessment, whereby applicants with the most points are granted admission. Up to 100 points are given based on the following criteria:

  1. 50 points based on a motivational letter.
  2. 20 points based on an evaluation of educational and vocational experience*.
  3. 20 points based on grade point average achieved on the bachelor’s programme.
  4. 10 points based on the time taken to complete the bachelor’s programme.


*Note that if you hold a degree from one of the faculties listed below, you are considered to meet the requirements regarding educational and vocational experience

  • Any Bachelor's degree within Natural Sciences and Humanities from the University of Copenhagen.
  • Any Bachelor's degree within Natural Sciences from the Technical University of Denmark
  • Any Bachelor's degree within Natural Sciences and Humanities from Aarhus University.
  • Any Bachelor's degree within Natural Sciences and Humanities from Aalborg University.
  • Any Bachelor's degree within Natural Sciences and Humanities from the University of Southern Denmark.

Language requirements

In order to qualify for admission applicants are required to fulfil the English language requirements