Computer Science

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

Institution University College of Northern Denmark (UCN)
Campus UCN Technology
Duration 2,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6000 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Looking for excellent career prospects in computing? Are you keen on finding solutions and being challenged, using an analytical approach? Want to obtainhighly respected qualifications?  


The 2.5-year AP degree programme in Computer Science equips you with all-round knowledge in the field of information technology. The programme is based on a practical approach- “learning by doing”. The Computer Science programme emphasises both the technical and the social aspect because the graduate is expected to work in a team in a future workplace,functioning well as a teamplayer in the field of information technology.

You will be studying subjects in the fields of programming, system development and business. We only teach a single subject per day to allow you to really get into the subject. In the fourth semester, you will select a subject of particular interest to you.This is your chance to develop the profile you want and choose the direction of your future working life.


An AP degree in Computer Science provides you with a strong profile to kick off an immediate business career.

Career opportunities include:

• Programmer
• Systems developer
• Systems administrator
• Network consultant
• Software developer
• Software architect

Your employer may be a private company or a public,national or international organisation. After completion of the Computer Science programme, you can also choose to continue your studies at UCN in Software Development or Web Development. They are top-up programmes adding another1.5 years of full-time, undergraduate studies to your degree,giving you a BA degree. You can also choose to continue studies at other universities in Denmark or abroad.


The course consists of 5 semesters,which equal a total of 150ECTS credits in the European Credit Transfer System.
Compulsory subjects,semesters 1 to 3:
• System development
• Business
Specialised part semester 4:
• Electives
Electives may vary from year toyear based on student suggestion sand new trends.
Semester 5:
• Internship in Denmark or abroad
• Final exam project

Read more about the admission requirements and how to apply on


Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Sep 01

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