Taught course

Engineering - Product Development and Innovation

University of Southern Denmark · University of Southern Denmark

Entry requirements

To apply for the Master's programme in Product Development and Innovation you need a relevant Bachelor's degree. You can also apply if you hold a similar degree. Learn more at the entry requirements page.

Months of entry


Course content

MSc in Engineering (Product Development and Innovation, PDI) is an interdisciplinary study programme with special emphasis on the interaction of technology and social sciences with the surrounding world.

With this education you will become an idea and product developer with comprehensive engineering knowledge and business acumen. As a student you gain fundamental knowledge about the development of products and processes. The Master's study programme integrates engineering/technical and scientific courses in finance, marketing, design and production networks.

As a MSc in Engineering (Product Development and Innovation) you will learn business development across a company's different professional units. You can develop products, study the market and assess the product's market potential. We prioritise a creative approach and business understanding combined with traditional engineering skills.

In the last three semesters of your study, you will choose between tre profiles/specialisations:

You will be part of a study-based and collaborative learning environment where you work in project groups. You and your fellow students are responsible for planning and carrying out projects within the allotted time. Projects typically come from companies and we emphasise the importance of solving problems from 'real life'.

With a degree in PDI you become an idea and product developer with comprehensive engineering knowledge and business acumen. The master programme provides you with a general knowledge of the product and process development and incorporates technical and natural science courses in economics, marketing, design and global supply chain networks.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

Charlotte Nelann Rabjerg
+45 6550 7512