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Computer Science

Academy Profession Degree of Computer Science, 150 ECTS
Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution Copenhagen School of Design and Technology (KEA)
Campus Lygten 37
Duration 2,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 5400 EUR


In the programme you learn about databases and their structure You also learn to program and to develop and maintain IT systems. You are given basic insight into information technology and learn to develop and further develop IT systems. At the same time, you will be taught to analyse the business requirements of a business and carry out the solutions. Instruction takes place as a combination of team instruction, project work - individually and in groups - based on cross-discipline issues and always in an application-oriented manner.

During the course of your studies you will be in close contact with the business community and you will, for example, write papers in cooperation with both the public sector and private businesses. You will also be an intern in a business in which you can try out your competencies in practice.

Career Opportunities  

As an educated computer scientist you can work with many different tasks within information technology. You can design IT systems as well as program and maintain large databases. You can also function as a consultant and advisor. Typical jobs include Web developer, system administrator and system designer.

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. 


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

You have to apply online on There you can upload all your documents.

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

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Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 15

Lygten 37

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