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Energy Technology

Academy Profession Degree of Energy Technology, 120 ECTS

Institution University College of Northern Denmark (UCN)
Campus Teknologi & Business (Sofiendalsvej)
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7300 EUR

A programme focusing on Sustainability and Lifecycle Assessment

Are you dreaming about becoming a sought-after energy specialist who can advise about the installation of complex energy and indoor climate systems? Do you want to ensure the optimum energy consumption and correct construction of plants that produce new as well as alternative forms of energy?

Then the Energy Technology programme is just the thing for you... 
Here you will learn to handle tasks across the fields of electricity, heating, water and sanitation with a view to installing energy efficient solutions and optimising structural installations and process facilities such as indoor climate systems, heat pumps and similar installations in buildings as well as industrial plants. 

Programme structure

Energy technology is a 2-year AP degree programme divided into 4 semesters, each with a disciplinary area in focus. On the programme you will learn about:
  • The energy of the building complex
  • Energy supply and conversion
  • Energy efficient process and production facilities
  • and go on an internship and write a final examination project

Go abroad

You will be able to go abroad for a 3-month internship at one of the educational institutions that UCN - University College of Northern Denmark collaborates with. 

When you are fully trained

With and AP degree in energy technology you can apply for the following jobs within the field of electric installations, in utility companies, etc.:
  • Project Manager
  • Energy Engineer
  • Energy Advisor
  • Sales Engineer

After graduating you can continue studying on the Product Development & Integrative Technology programme at University College of Northern Denmark.


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 Energy Technology.

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.

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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