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Production Technology

Academy Profession Degree of Production Technology, 120 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts

Institution Copenhagen School of Design and Technology (KEA)
Campus Guldbergsgade
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6150 EUR


Do you dream of working with industrial design?
Students in the production technologist programme learn to use technical, innovative, creative and analytical skills relating to production, product development and technical sales and purchasing.During the first year of study, you will gain a basic understanding in a range of core areas, including: product development and design, construction, materials and manufacturing processes, and business technology.You then have the opportunity to tailor the programme to your specific areas of interest. Choose from two areas of specialisation: product development or production and process optimisation.

Career Opportunities

As a graduate in Production Technology, you will typically work with designing and developing new products and participating in the planning and management of production. You may also perform tasks in technical marketing and have responsibility for purchasing and sales.You can be employed as a:
  • design and product developer
  • concept developer
  • project manager
  • operations planner
  • designer
  • buyer
  • sales consultant
  • quality manager
  • supervisor

About the Degree

The Academy Profession programmes combine theory with practice and are suited for employment in business and industry. In some programmes students have the possiblity 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. 


Mathematics C-level is required in order to apply for the AP Degree in Multimedia Design and Communication. The Mathematics C-level is represented by 125 hours during the last three years of upper-secondary school (equivalent to the Danish C-level of a Danish upper-secondary examination.

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

For the spring intake, you have to apply online on The application form is available here.
For the fall intake, you have to apply online on


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

Fall (apply on

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 15

Spring | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Dec 01
Start date
Feb 01

Spring | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Oct 15
Start date
Feb 01


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