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Fashion Design (Sønderborg)

Academy Profession Degree of Fashion Design, 120 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution Business Academy SouthWest
Campus Sønderborg
Duration 2 years


If you dream of a future in the fashion and lifestyle industry this education will give you insight into all aspects of the design process from marketing to sales of a product within the areas of textiles and clothing.

First semester:
  • Design
  • Production Knowledge
  • Business
  • Marketing
  • Retail
  • Communiation
You will be specialized in Design.

The fourth semester: 3 months Internship and final exam

Career Opportunities  

With an AP degree in Fashion Design you may work as a: 
  • Project Manager
  • Trend Researcher
  • Fashion Purchaser
  • Fashion Marketing Assistant
  • Entrepreneur

About the Degree

This AP degree is a job oriented 2 year higher education programme. During the programme you will get to know everything about fashion clothing, textiles and the fashion industry in general – from idea, sketching and pattern making to buying, retailing and marketing depending on your choice of pathway.


All applicants must pass the Entrance Assignment and you must meet one of the following requirements to apply for admission:

An education equivalent to a Danish upper secondary education or relevant vocational education (English and Maths or Business Economics must be included).

In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. Read about the language requirements 

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.


There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at

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



Alsion 2, 
6400 Sønderborg

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