Do you want to excel at state-of-the-art automation and robotics? Are you enthusiastic about developing the automation solutions of the future to make factories run more efficiently?

As an AP Graduate in Automation Engineering, you will be able to create safe and innovative solutions for companies by developing and optimising their technical systems and automated facilities.

You will be in charge of practical work, including installing, programming, commissioning, optimising and operating automatic systems in technical production and manufacturing environments.

The programme will give you broad knowledge of the implementation and optimisation of various technical control systems and automated industrial facilities.

As an AP Graduate in Automation Engineering, you can work in both private and public companies, e.g. utility companies and industrial ompanies that manufacture and/or operate, e.g. wind turbines, pumps, robotic welding machines or flexible
manufacturing systems (FMS).

New 4-week pre-studies course. The pre-studies course is a new option for applicants to the Automation Engineering Programme. The course is free. Read more.

UCN campus location
Aalborg: Sofiendalsvej 60


2 years








Duration: approx. 3 months

Start of term



Gitte Carstens
Student Advisor

+45 72 69 13 30
Magdalena Atanasova Mincheva
International Consultant

+45 72 69 13 52

Non-EU / non-EEA citizens

Carina Mortensen
International Consultant

+45 72 69 13 51

EU / EEA citizens


Before you apply, it is a good idea to read up on admission requirements, the admission process and scholarships. If you have any questions before or after submitting the application, having a chat with us might be a good idea.

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