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IT Technology

Academy Profession Degree of IT Technology, 120 ECTS
Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution Copenhagen School of Design and Technology (KEA)
Campus Lygten 37
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6150 EUR


You will be given basic insight into the latest computer and electronic technology and how to develop and use it in practice. At the same time, you will receive instruction in analysing and transforming a business's requirements within the area of networks and electronics, and transform the requirements into technical 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 a graduated in IT technology you can work in all kinds of companies that uses either electronical equipment or IT equipment. You might work in very different areas like: development, manufacturing, design, purchase, installation of equipment, training of users, service, consulting, support, documentation, sale and other functions where electronical- or IT technical systems are in use. You can work, for example, as:
  • an IT planner
  • being responsible for networks
  • an IT consultant
  • an electronic constructor
  • a production technician.

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. 


An education equivalent to a Danish upper secondary education or relevnt vocational education (for example as an electrican) is required (English and Maths must be included).

Furthermore, mathematics C-level is required in order to apply for the AP Degree in IT Technology. 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

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

Fall (apply on

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 15

Spring | non-EU/EAA/Swiss

Application date
Oct 15
Start date
Jan 25

Spring | EU/EAA/Swiss

Application date
Dec 01
Start date
Jan 25

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