Academic fields

Among DTU’s academic fields, it is particularly within the following areas that DTU delivers scientific advice, monitoring assignments and contingency tasks:

Click the individual academic fields to link to the relevant departments.

Construction and planning 
Food safety, food production and human Nutrition
Livestock diseases and welfare
Medical technology
Polar research
Pollution and environmental engineering
Radiation research and nuclear safety
Sea, fishery and aquaculture
Space research and geodesy
Technological foresight and strategic research prioritization
Traffic, transport and infrastructure
Welfare technology

The academic basis for advice is provided by research in the fields of technical sciences, natural sciences, life science, social sciences and the interaction between these. DTU employs a holistic approach to solving tasks, and combines the relevant competencies across academic disciplines. This ensures synergy and quality in the services supplied.


Jan Eiersted Molzen
Head of Sector Consultancy and Networks
Office for Innovation and Sector Services
+45 45 25 71 27


Christine Rich
Team Manager, Sector Services
Office for Innovation and Sector Services
+45 45 25 73 65