Purchasing Management - Design, Technology & Business (AP degree)
Academy Profession Degree of Purchasing Management, 120 ECTSArchitecture, design and visual arts Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts
|Institution||VIA University College|
|Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH)||7500 EUR|
|Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH)||0 EUR|
DescriptionThe programme in Purchasing Management (VIA Design, Technology & Business) is an area of specialisation on the Academic Profession (AP) degree programme. It provides you with a basic understanding of purchasing and sourcing on the global market and you learn to assess the economic and logistical elements of a company within the fashion sector.
You obtain basic knowledge of the applied theories in trading and economics, and you learn to convert a company’s strategy into economic reality on a global market.
Career OpportunitiesWith an AP degree specialising in Purchasing Management, you have the chance to work as a purchaser’s assistant. Your job is to assist in determining which materials to buy and where to buy them. In addition, times of delivery as well as the price of the materials are significant details which the purchaser’s assistant helps to negotiate.
Numerous AP degree graduates choose to do a BA top-up, which gives access to a wider variety of career prospects.
About the DegreeThe Academy Profession programmes combine theory with practice and are suited for employment in business and industry. In some programmes students have the possibility of a top-up degree in which they continue at a bachelor level within a prespecified or related field. The top-up degree is a 90 ECTS supplement programme resulting in a Professional Bachelor Degree.
AdmissionTo be admitted to this programme, you must hold a general upper secondary school diploma, a vocational diploma, or the international equivalent.
You are also required to have obtained mathematics/economics corresponding to a Danish level C - and English corresponding to a Danish level B. Read more about the requirements here.
In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. Read about the language requirements at VIA.
Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk
To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact VIA University College directly.
A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition
TuitionThere is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland and Turkey.
The tuition fees are:
- 1st year (1st and 2nd semester): EUR 15.000
- 3rd semester: EUR 7.500
- 4th semester: EUR 7.500
For further informationInformation from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en
You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition
About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System