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Computer Science

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

Institution University College of Northern Denmark (UCN)
Campus Teknologi & Business (Sofiendalsvej)
Duration 2,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6000 EUR

Looking for excellent career prospects in computing? Are you keen on finding solutions and being challenged using an analytical approach? Want to obtain highly respected qualifications?

 Do you want to work in information technology as: 

  • Computer programmer
  • System developer 
  • Web developer
  • Network administrator 
  • IT consultant 
  • User consultant
  • System administrator or IT co-ordinator
 ...then the Computer Science programme at UCN - University College of Northern Denmark is just the thing for you.

About the programme

The 2.5-year AP degree in Computer Science equips you with a general all-round knowledge in the field of information technology. The programme is centred on a practical approach - “learning by doing”. The degree in Computer Science emphasizes both the technical part as well as the social aspect, since the graduate is expected to work in a team at the future work-place, functioning well as a teamplayer as well as at in the field of information technology.  

Higher and further education

After completion of the Computer Science programme you can also choose to continue your studies at UCN and obtain a Bachelor’s degree in 1-1.5 year.


To be admitted to this programme, you must either have an upper secondary education or a relevant vocational or technical education.
Read more about the admission to Computer Science.

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

Apply directly at University College of Northern Denmark with all relevant documentation.

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly.

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

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

Autumn Semester, non-EU/EEA citizens

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Sep 01

Teknologi & Business (Sofiendalsvej)

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