Student projects

Projects for Bachelor and Master students at DTU-Biosustain

Bachelor and Master students from Danish and international universities can make research projects at DTU Biosustain. All student projects are based on a project contract with supervisor. The projects are registered as a special course (10-20 ECTS) or Master thesis (30-60 ECTS). If you can’t find a suitable project in the list below, don’t despair! You can also formulate a research project in a dialog with supervisor.

Metabolic Engineering for Natural Products

Contact: Senior Scientist Dr. Tilmann Weber

  • Isolation and characterization of metabolites active against gram-negative clinical isolates.


  • Cloning, heterologous expression and characterization of antibiotics biosynthetic pathways.


  • Development of algorithms to predict substrate specificity of biosynthetic enzymes.