The student has the possibility to write a Long Master’s Thesis
(over 2 semesters), if the thesis is of experimental character. A
Long Master’s Thesis can be chosen as either 45, 50, or 60 ECTS.
If choosing to do a Long Master’s Thesis, the amount of experimental work must reflect the allotted ECTS.
The Master’s thesis should be approved by the Board of Studies. It will be done as problem based project work, where the student will develop:
This is a 60 ECTS project module and the work load is expected to be 1800 hours for the student.
|Name of exam||Master’s Thesis (60 ECTS)|
|Type of exam|
Oral exam based on a project
All written and all electronic aids
|Assessment||7-point grading scale|
|Type of grading||External examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures|
|Danish title||Kandidatspeciale (60 ECTS)|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of Mechanical Engineering and Physics|
|Department||Department of Materials and Production|
|Faculty||Faculty of Engineering and Science|