Master thesis

Master’s programmes at DSV end with a master thesis.

You select and implement relevant scientific methods to write an academic thesis in relation to one of the Department’s research areas. A two-year master thesis consists of 30 credits and a one-year master thesis of 15 credits. You study at a 100 percent study pace for 30 credits work and a 50 percent study pace for a 15 credits work.


  • You need to enrol by submitting a project idea before the deadline.
  • You need to fulfil the requirements.

It is suggested for master students to write in pairs of two but you are also allowed to work on your own.

Master thesis during the spring semester

  • Deadline for your project idea is in the second half of November (submission period starts in the beginning of November and ends in the second half of November).
  • The course starts in the middle of January.

Find all information about writing the master thesis, requirements and deadline under "Thesis" in iLearn.

Information about master thesis in iLearn

Writing a thesis in collaboration with companies or orgainsations

Communication with supervisors, reviewers, opposition and examiners is carried out in the SciPro Projects system.

SciPro Projects system



Thesis and SciPro
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