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VIA University College is the largest university college in Denmark with 8 campuses in 7 cities all across the Central Region of Denmark. VIA currently has 18.500 students.

VIA University College offers more than 40 higher-education professional programmes, including Bachelor degree programmes within engineering, technology, business, education, social studies, health sciences, media, arts and design. Almost half of the programmes are offered in English in order to prepare the students for the future demands of the labour market. Also offered are vocational upper-secondary programmes in textile and creative studies and so on. 

VIA University College also offers in-service professional training to nurses, engineers and teachers. The study methods are interdisciplinary, and students work actively with private and public companies and institutions worldwide.

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Architectural Technology and Construction Management

Architectural Technology and Construction Management

Bachelor of Architectural Technology and Construction Management, 210 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Engineering Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Horsens
Duration 3,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/technology-and-construction/architectural-technology-bachelor

Description

If you wish to be a key person in the building industry, the Architectural Technology and Construction Management programme is the right choice for you.Bachelors of Architectural Technology and Construction Management are the professionals, who are able to participate in and coordinate the building process at all levels from concept to completion in the broadest sense. This includes new buildings as well as the renovation.

During the studies you are able to specialize in design consultancy, facilities management and construction management. BIM (building information modeling) is an integrated part of the education, since we strongly believe that this is an essential and very important driver, which will have a strong impact on the future development and progression of the building industry.

The programme is taught entirely in English and focuses on problem based learning planned around a semester project situated in different countries and current strategic markets. The difficulty level increases throughout the education.

This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.  

Career Opportunities  

If you are intrigued by designing construction, planning and cost control or management of the entire building and construction process, the Constructing Architect Programme provides an ideal professional background.

With the Constructing Architect Degree you will find exciting jobs and excellent career opportunities within consulting or contracting companies - either as a project manager or a construction designer.

Admission 

You meet the entry requirements if you have an upper secondary school leaving certificate equivalent to the Danish, such as ‘gymnasium', HF, HHX and HTX, including the equivalent of level C in Mathematics and English B.

You can read more about the language requirements here: Read about the language requirements of VIA

Apply directly at VIA - Read more about the relevant documentation

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact VIA directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://en.ufm.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students outside EU, EAA, or from 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 http://en.ufm.dk/.

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Spring 2018

Application date
Jan 05
Start date
Feb 05

Campus Horsens

Description

Campus Horsens offers a vibrant student life in an international setting. Both Danish and international students create a super active study environment in which common areas and closely situated student accommodation will frame your life. 
As Campus Horsens offers 11 programmes taught in English within the fields of architecture, engineering, marketing, management and business. In Danish Campus Horsens offers 14 programmes within the fields of engineering, architecture, built environment, production, marketing, management, nursing and pedagogy.
With all of these programmes offered in both languages, it is only natural that a large number of students come from other countries than Denmark. At Campus Horsens, approximately half of the students are international, either exchange students or full degree students.

  • Students: 4,000
  • International students: 2,200
  • Employees: 350
Read more about Campus Horsens here.

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Branding and Marketing Management - Design, Technology & Business (AP degree)

Branding and Marketing Management - Design, Technology & Business (AP degree)

Academy Profession Degree of Branding & Marketing Management, 120 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-technology-and-business-ap-degree/branding-and-marketing-management

Description

With an AP degree in Branding and Marketing Management (Fashion and Furniture) you learn to communicate, plan and carry through visual and strategic marketing that aims for a specific target group. As a starting point for this programme, you will analyse a brand’s values as well as trends and tendencies in the global consumer market. You learn how to use various marketing channels, e.g. digital, electronic and print media, and you will get insights as to choosing the right channels for your concept.

Career Opportunities  

The programme gives you the chance to work as an assistant within the fashion and lifestyle sector. You can become part of a creative team which ensures the best marketing of a company’s products.

Most of our AP degree graduates choose to follow a BA top-up programme, which gives you access to a wider range of career prospects.

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 possibility 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.  

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a general upper secondary school diploma, a vocational diploma, or the international equivalent.
You are also required to have obtained mathematics/economics corresponding to a Danish level C - and English corresponding to a Danish level B. 
Read more about the requirements here.


In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. Read about the language requirements at VIA.


Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland and Turkey. 

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (1st and 2nd semester): EUR 15.000.
  • 3rd semester: EUR 7.500.
  • 4th semester: EUR 7.500. 
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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Branding and Marketing Management - Design & Business (Top-up degree)

Branding and Marketing Management - Design & Business (Top-up degree)

Top-up degree of Branding & Marketing Management, 90 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 1,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-and-business-bachelor-top-up/branding-and-marketing-management

Description

In the Bachelor programme Branding and Marketing Management (top-up) you will learn about the changing nature of the market, and how to give a brand a commercial dimension. You learn to employ different marketing channels – from homepages to outdoor commercials – and how the respective channels help the brand achieve the right position in the market.
You will acquire competences in order to supervise and develop brands in an independent manner. Working out suggested solutions and implementing them in practice, both visually and communicatively, will also be one of your major qualifications. You will be able to establish the right position for the brand and see to it that new concepts fall in line with the values of the brand.
This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Career Opportunities  

With a BA top-up featuring Branding and Marketing Management, you have the skills to work with branding and marketing within the fashion and lifestyle sector. You know how to work out solutions and implement them in practice both visually and communicatively. Your job is to find the right position in the market for the brand and see to it that new concepts fall in line with the values of the brand.

About the Degree

The Bachelor top-up degree extends an already acquired Academy Profession programme to a related or prespecified bachelor level. The top-up option is only available to a subset of AP degrees and offered as a 90 ECTS supplement with a resulting degree of Professional Bachelor.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a relevant Academy Profession degree, Bachelor degree or teachers exam. It is also possible for to apply if you completed the 6th semester at The Danish Design School or from The Kolding School of Design. Read more about the requirements here.

In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. 
Read about the language requirements at VIA.

Apply through VIA University College, at
teko.application_BA@via.dk with all relevant documentation. Read more about applying via VIA University College.


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA or 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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Business and Communication

Business and Communication

Short-term programme of Business and Communication in Global Business Engineering, 30 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Horsens
Duration 0,5 - 1 year
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/business/business-and-communication-exchange

Description

This is an exchange programme.

The Faculty of Technology offers a lot of courses taught in English for students aiming at a job as a Business Manager in the industry or in the public sector.If you are studying in one of the following faculties or similar fields at your home university, you have come to the right place:
  • Commercial Economics, Marketing
  • Industrial Management 
  • Production Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Economics and Management
  • Business Administration
Primarily the study projects should be based on a problem oriented project model within a certain theme and carried out according to the guidelines in “Framework for Projects”. Very often projects are carried out in cooperation with a company, organisation etc.  We recommend very much cooperation with companies and the supervisors will help students to establish contact to relevant companies, but it should be emphasized that VIA cannot guarantee students to be able to find a company interested in collaboration on the project. The more specific problems chosen to be dealt with shall be connected to the student’s course background from her/his home university and/or connected with activities undertaken at VIA. 

Career Opportunities  

The students will further develop their knowledge about developing a project and leverage experiences from previous project work. They will be able to develop a project of high academic as well as practical engineering standards. 

About the Degree

The main purpose of the course is to enable the students to utilize their engineering skills and experience with Project Methodology in a group project executed in accordance with the project-organized and problem-oriented methodology that is used in connection with student projects work at School of Business and Technology, VIA University College. 

Admission  

You have completed a part of your degree course at your home university. This would usually be the first two years of a Bachelor degree. We work in close cooperation with the students' home universities.
Usually exchange students do not pay tuition feesExchange students pay no tuition fee if they come from: 
  • institutions (pdf) which have signed a Bilateral Agreement on the exchange of students with VIA University College.
  • countries which are full members of the EU or from Norway, Iceland or Lichtenstein  
To be admitted to this programme, you must be able to speak and write good English. You must be able to understand spoken English when following courses and also be able to write your homework and other assignments and reports in English.

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
May 01
Start date
Aug 21

Spring 2018

Application date
Nov 01
Start date
Feb 05

Campus Horsens

Description

Campus Horsens offers a vibrant student life in an international setting. Both Danish and international students create a super active study environment in which common areas and closely situated student accommodation will frame your life. 
As Campus Horsens offers 11 programmes taught in English within the fields of architecture, engineering, marketing, management and business. In Danish Campus Horsens offers 14 programmes within the fields of engineering, architecture, built environment, production, marketing, management, nursing and pedagogy.
With all of these programmes offered in both languages, it is only natural that a large number of students come from other countries than Denmark. At Campus Horsens, approximately half of the students are international, either exchange students or full degree students.

  • Students: 4,000
  • International students: 2,200
  • Employees: 350
Read more about Campus Horsens here.

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Character Animation

Character Animation

Bachelor of Character Animation, 210 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Viborg
Duration 3,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://www.animwork.dk/en/character_animation.asp

Description

The Character Animation (CA) program is divided into different topics, where you in the begining get the basic skills, which allows you to transit to digital tools that give you the opportunity to produce films, games and creative ventures.  

In the first year, the Character Animation program begins with traditional exercises using pencil and paper. Once the basics by hand are grasped, the students transition to digital animation and begin using programs like TVPaint™, Adobe® Flash® and After Effects®.

During the second year, the students take their 2D animation skills into the 3D platform using Maya® and experience animation from another perspective. The students also encounter other aspects of a 3D workflow such as basic modeling, rigging, lighting and rendering.

Third year students from the CA and CGA programs come together to form production teams to create their bachelor projects which may include films, games or other creative ventures.

During the fourth year, the students participate in a three month internship in a production studio during their final semester in order to establish themselves in the professional work environment.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the Bachelor Program in Character Animation select from a wide variety of career paths such as: 2D Character Animators, 3D Character Animators, 2D Cleanup Artists, 2D Inbetweeners, Flash Animators, Motion Graphic Artists, Compositors, Concept Designer, Character Designers, Layout Artists, Background Artists, Storyboarders, Illustrators, Comic Book Artists, Art Directors, Modelers and Riggers.

About the Degree

he Character Animation (CA) program focuses primarily on the theory and practice behind making a character move and come to life. Each year focuses on a progressively more intense curriculum that guides students on the path toward mastery of both 2D and 3D character animation and provides experience with other industry techniques.

Admission  

There are various requirements for Character Animation that includes a portfolio and a letter of intention. Read more about the requirements

All international, non-native English speakers must send an English language test certificate from IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge or other tests of an equivalent standard. 

All Danish students must complete English at a B-level according to the level system in Danish secondary schools or equivalent proof of English skills.

General requirements in English language (corresponding to Danish B-level):
IELTS - 6.0
TOEFL Internet-based - 80
TOEFL Computer-based - 213
TOEFL Paper-based - 550
Cambridge test - CAE
TOEIC test - 700


Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact [your institution] directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students with a citizenship from outside of 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 http://en.fivu.dk/

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Viborg

Description

This campus opened in the summer of 2010. At Campus Viborg you can study 6 different programmes within the fields of health, administration and pedagogy - all taught in Danish.
The Animation Workshop is also situated in Viborg, and here you can study Character Animation, Computer Graphic Arts and Graphic Storytelling - all taught in English.
VIA Faculty of Health Sciences also offers an international module in Nursing, which is taught in English.

  • Students: 2.000
  • International students: 200
  • Employees: 180
Read more about Campus Viborg here.

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Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering

Bachelor of Structural Design, Civil Works or Energy Design, 210 ECTS
Engineering

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Horsens
Duration 3,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/technology-and-construction/civil-engineering-bachelor

Description

Civil engineering is an international profession that involves the design, construction, operation and improvement of the built environment. Civil engineers provide the technical expertise and management skills to plan, design, construct and maintain such facilities as buildings, bridges, water supply systems, waste treatment systems, road and rail networks, air and sea ports in a sustainable manner to reduce the impact on the environment.
The Bachelor Programme of Civil Engineering at VIA provides you with skills and knowledge needed to manage structural calculations, drawings, soil mechanics, road design and calculations, etc. The flexibility of the programme and the variety of electives allow you to create the degree that will prepare you for the career you want.
This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Career Opportunities  

As a Civil Engineer, you may find jobs in many different areas. Some work with the management of projects, including financial and legal aspects, others in the areas of highway engineering, infrastructure, traffic, soil mechanics and harbour engineering.

About the Degree

The programme in Civil Engineering is a professional bachelor's degree. Professional bachelor degrees have a curriculum in large part made up of career and practice oriented training. The programme prepares students for direct employment within professions of industry, education, commerce, health, etc. 

Professional bachelor degrees do not exclude access to subsequent degrees (e.g. a Master). In some cases a bridging programme or supplementary courses might be necessary
 

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must have had at least 12 years of combined primary and secondary school education, with a diploma from an accredited general or vocational upper secondary education school.
You must also be able to document that you meet following requirements:
  • Mathematics at advanced level (corresponding to a Danish a-level).
  • Physics at intermediate level (corresponding to a Danish B-level).
  • Chemistry at basic level (corresponding to a Danish C-level).

Read more about the educational levels here.

In addition, if English is not your first language, you need to provide documentation of your current English language level. As documentation of your English language skills, VIA accepts the TOEFL test, the TOEIC test, the IELTS test or the Cambridge ESOL test. Read more about the language requirements at VIA.

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, or Switzerland. 

The tuition fees are:
  • EUR 7.500 for each of the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 6th and 7th semesters.
  • EUR 1.000 for the 5th semester.
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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Spring 2018

Application date
Jan 05
Start date
Feb 05

Campus Horsens

Description

Campus Horsens offers a vibrant student life in an international setting. Both Danish and international students create a super active study environment in which common areas and closely situated student accommodation will frame your life. 
As Campus Horsens offers 11 programmes taught in English within the fields of architecture, engineering, marketing, management and business. In Danish Campus Horsens offers 14 programmes within the fields of engineering, architecture, built environment, production, marketing, management, nursing and pedagogy.
With all of these programmes offered in both languages, it is only natural that a large number of students come from other countries than Denmark. At Campus Horsens, approximately half of the students are international, either exchange students or full degree students.

  • Students: 4,000
  • International students: 2,200
  • Employees: 350
Read more about Campus Horsens here.

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Communication and Media Strategy - Design & Business

Communication and Media Strategy - Design & Business

Top-up degree of Communication & Media Strategy in Design & Business, 90 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 1,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-and-business-bachelor-top-up/communication-and-media-strategy

Description

During the first semester, all BA students follow the same compulsory programme to make sure you cover a variety of disciplines within the area of design and business. 

After the first semester, we focus on the Branding and Marketing Management speciality. 

During the sixth semester, all BA top-up students have a compulsory placement period for at least nine weeks. The period takes place in a private company of your own choice and involves various disciplines.

You finish your BA top-up with a written assignment followed by an oral examination. The assignment starts from a formulation of a problem made by you in collaboration with a company, and you spend the entire semester on this.
This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Career Opportunities  

Apart from developing communication strategies, you will also be able to produce various communication-oriented activities, for instance press releases and other texts to different media. You also have the possibility to end up in a specialized position where you could be responsible for the company’s website or its communication strategy in social media.

About the Degree

Communication & Media Strategy gives you an insight in the latest communication forms and media. In this way, you are well prepared to communication messages in a relevant way in order for them to reach the target group. You also learn to work with the company’s website and to write texts. You can act and work specifically with the strategies defined for the social media, which are and will continue to be a larger part of many companies’ communication strategy.

Admission  

To be eligible to apply for the international BA top-up degree you need to have completed one of the programmes from the list below.
  • An AP Degree in Design, Technology and Business, AP Degree in Multimedia Design & Communication, AP Degree in Production Technology, AP Degree in Marketing Management or similar 

  • 6th semester from The Danish Design School or from The Kolding School of Design. 

  • A needlework teacher exam or an exam from an internationally acknowledged design school 

  • A Bachelor in either Design or Business from an international university/university college.
When applying for the BA top-up degree in Design & Business, you are required to make an admission assignment for the speciality you are applying for. 

All international, non-native English speakers must send an English language test certificate from IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge or other tests of an equivalent standard. 

All Danish students must complete English at a B-level according to the level system in Danish secondary schools or equivalent proof of English skills.

General requirements in English language (corresponding to Danish B-level):
IELTS - 6.0
TOEFL Internet-based - 80
TOEFL Computer-based - 213
TOEFL Paper-based - 550
Cambridge test - CAE
TOEIC test - 700


Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact your institution directly.
A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students outside EU, EAA, or from Switzerland. 

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at → http://en.fivu.dk/.

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Computer Graphic Arts

Computer Graphic Arts

Bachelor of Computer Graphic Arts, 210 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Viborg
Duration 3,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Website http://www.animwork.dk/en/computer_graphic_art.asp

Description

The Computer Graphic Arts (CGA) program is divided into different topics, where you in the begining get the basic skills, which allows you to transit to digital tools that give you the opportunity to produce films, games and creative ventures.  

The first year of the CGA program concentrates on the foundations of artistic practice with several modules related to design and concept art and theory. Furthermore, students receive a thorough introduction to Maya® and Adobe® and begin working with most aspects of the Maya pipeline. The students then learn how to integrate 2D and 3D elements into their projects and when either should be used by evaluating the available resources

During the second year, the students build on the strong foundation from their first year by incorporating more collaboration through various projects with the Character Animation program.

Third year students from the CA and CGA programs come together to form production teams to create their bachelor projects which may include films, games or other creative ventures.

During the fourth year, the students participate in a three month internship in a production studio during their final semester in order to establish themselves in the professional work environment.

Career Opportunities  

Graduates of the Bachelor Program in Computer Graphic Arts select from a wide variety of career paths such as: 2D Character Animators, 3D Character Animators, 2D Cleanup Artists, 2D Inbetweeners, Flash Animators, Motion Graphic Artists, Compositors, Concept Designer, Character Designers, Layout Artists, Background Artists, Storyboarders, Illustrators, Comic Book Artists, Art Directors, Modelers and Riggers.

About the Degree

The Computer Graphic Arts (CGA) program focuses on developing strong storytelling components of images using art, design and computer graphics as the medium. With a strong 3D technical component, this program aims to provide skill sets that cover all areas of a CG production pipeline.

Admission

There are various requirements for Computer Graphic Arts that includes a portfolio and a letter of intention. Read more about the requirements

All international, non-native English speakers must send an English language test certificate from IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge or other tests of an equivalent standard. 

All Danish students must complete English at a B-level according to the level system in Danish secondary schools or equivalent proof of English skills.

General requirements in English language (corresponding to Danish B-level):
IELTS - 6.0
TOEFL Internet-based - 80
TOEFL Computer-based - 213
TOEFL Paper-based - 550
Cambridge test - CAE
TOEIC test - 700


Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact [your institution] directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://en.fivu.dk/recognition
 

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA or Switzerland. 

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Viborg

Description

This campus opened in the summer of 2010. At Campus Viborg you can study 6 different programmes within the fields of health, administration and pedagogy - all taught in Danish.
The Animation Workshop is also situated in Viborg, and here you can study Character Animation, Computer Graphic Arts and Graphic Storytelling - all taught in English.
VIA Faculty of Health Sciences also offers an international module in Nursing, which is taught in English.

  • Students: 2.000
  • International students: 200
  • Employees: 180
Read more about Campus Viborg here.

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Construction Technology

Construction Technology

Academy Profession Degree of Construction Technology, 140 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Horsens
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7550 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/technology-and-construction/construction-technology-ap-degree

Description

Do you want to learn how to plan building projects? And would you like to have a broad understanding of the various building stages? Then be a building technician! As a building technician you are the site’s unifying leader. You will have the skills to discuss the general principles of construction with architects and builders. At the same time you will be the trademen’s sparring partner when solving technical challenges or choosing materials.

The programme can be studied in either Horsens or Aarhus C.

Career Opportunities  

With a degree in construction technology, you can find work in many types of companies related to the construction industry – typically among architects, contractors, builders and manufacturers of building elements. You will not be limited to existing companies when it is times to finding a job. Several construction technicians have chosen to start their own companies. With your own firm, you can choose to work in precisely those areas you think are most exciting.

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. 

Admission  

You meet the entry requirements if you have an upper secondary school leaving certificate equivalent to the Danish, such as ‘gymnasium', HF, HHX and HTX, including the equivalent of level C in Mathematics and English B.

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

The programme begins twice a year, in August and February. The application process for the programme start in February will be handled manually. The application form will be available in October at Apply directly at VIA - Read more about the relevant documentation. The application process for the programme start in August will be handled automatically and you have to apply online through optagelse.dk. The application portal opens 1 February every year. Fill out the application form and upload relevant documentation at optagelse.dk.

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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students outside EU, EAA, or from Switzerland. 

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (1st and 2nd semester): EUR 15.100
  • 3rd semester: EUR 7.550
  • 4th semester: EUR 7.550 
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 http://en.fivu.dk/

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

Spring 2018

Application date
Jan 05
Start date
Feb 05

Autumn 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Horsens

Description

Campus Horsens offers a vibrant student life in an international setting. Both Danish and international students create a super active study environment in which common areas and closely situated student accommodation will frame your life. 
As Campus Horsens offers 11 programmes taught in English within the fields of architecture, engineering, marketing, management and business. In Danish Campus Horsens offers 14 programmes within the fields of engineering, architecture, built environment, production, marketing, management, nursing and pedagogy.
With all of these programmes offered in both languages, it is only natural that a large number of students come from other countries than Denmark. At Campus Horsens, approximately half of the students are international, either exchange students or full degree students.

  • Students: 4,000
  • International students: 2,200
  • Employees: 350
Read more about Campus Horsens here.

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Early Childhood and Preschool Teaching in Denmark

Early Childhood and Preschool Teaching in Denmark

Short-term programme of Early Childhood and Preschool Teaching in Denmark, 30 ECTS
Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts Teacher's training

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Randers
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 5000 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/education-and-social-studies/early-childhood-exchange
Read more about the exchange programme of VIA Early Childhood and Preschool Teaching in Denmark here.



Spring Semester

Application date
Nov 01
Start date
Feb 15

Autumn Semester

Application date
Jan 05
Start date
Aug 15

Campus Randers

Description

Campus Randers is a modern campus located in the centre of Randers city. Campus Randers offers full degree programmes within psychomotor, pedagogy and nursing in Danish. It is also possible to do an exchange semester in the Psychomotor Therapy Exchange Programme, where you will be assigned a "buddy" among the other students, who will help with the translation, as the programme is only offered in Danish.

  • Students: 800
  • International students: 30 - only on short exchange
  • Employees: 60+
Read more about Campus Randers here.

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Entrepreneurship - Design & Business

Entrepreneurship - Design & Business

Top-up degree of Entrepreneurship, 90 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 1,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-and-business-bachelor-top-up/entrepreneurship

Description

The programme in Entrepreneurship qualifies you to develop new ideas within your own and other subject areas. You will work with trends and research and are therefore able to purposively extrapolate new needs and tendencies from your analysis. You become experienced in analysing the market potential and interpreting the results in order to convert your knowledge into new products, services or concepts.
You will be able to independently develop and complete projects from the first brief to the final result and exploit your experiences within project management, facilitation, teamwork, and coaching. The programme provides you with insight and experience in working with innovation at a high level.
This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Career Opportunities  

With a BA degree specialising in Entrepreneurship, you have a variety of options regarding your future career. You will learn how to apply theoretical and practical knowledge to entrepreneurship, thus, you will be the prime mover in developing new ideas for the company, nationally as well as internationally.

About the Degree

The top-up degree extends an already acquired Academy Profession programme to a related or prespecified bachelor level. The top-up option is only available to a subset of AP degrees and offered as a 90 ECTS supplement with a resulting degree of Professional Bachelor.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a relevant Academy Profession degree, Bachelor degree or teachers exam. It is also possible for to apply if you completed the 6th semester at The Danish Design School or from The Kolding School of Design. Read more about the requirements here.

In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. 
Read about the language requirements at VIA.

Apply through VIA University College, at
teko.application_BA@via.dk with all relevant documentation. Read more about applying at VIA University College.


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland and Turkey. 

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (5th and 6th semester): EUR 15.000
  • 7th semester: EUR 7.500
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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Fashion Design - Design & Business (Top-up degree)

Fashion Design - Design & Business (Top-up degree)

Top-up degree of Fashion Design, 90 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 1,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-and-business-bachelor-top-up/design-fashion

Description

The programme in Fashion Design (BA top-up) centres on developing your personal design image. You will work with men’s wear, women’s wear, knitwear, prints etc. You will get a profound knowledge of trends, sociology, idea generation and theory of science, which enables you to work with the design process in an experimenting and creative manner. Thus, you will be well placed to develop and present your own unique brand or mode of expression.
This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Career Opportunities  

With a BA degree specialising in Fashion Design, you have the chance to work as a fashion designer. As the education centres on the process of idea generation you will have the skills to occupy a variety of jobs, for example as a teacher or graphic designer. Many of our former students even decide on being self-employed.

About the Degree

The Bachelor top-up degree extends an already acquired Academy Profession programme to a related or prespecified bachelor level. The top-up option is only available to a subset of AP degrees and offered as a 90 ECTS supplement with a resulting degree of Professional Bachelor.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a relevant Academy Profession degree, Bachelor degree or teachers exam. It is also possible for to apply if you completed the 6th semester at The Danish Design School or from The Kolding School of Design. Read more about the requirements here.

In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. 
Read about the language requirements at VIA.
 
Apply through VIA University College, at 
design.appl.ba@via.dk with all relevant documentation. Read more about applying at VIA University College.

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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland and Turkey. 

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (5th and 6th semester): EUR 15.000
  • 7th semester: EUR 7.500
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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Fashion Design - Design, Technology & Business (AP degree)

Fashion Design - Design, Technology & Business (AP degree)

Academy Profession Degree of Fashion Design, 120 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-technology-and-business-ap-degree/design-fashion

Description

The programme in Fashion Design centres on women’s wear and offers you a basic understanding of the design profession and the applied theories and methods within the fashion and lifestyle sector.
You learn to take a position on existing brands, and to create a flow in your collection that matches the identity of the brand. Furthermore, you gain basic design skills as well as insight into the entire design process from the first sketches to the time of production. You learn about target groups, trends and tendencies, and how to navigate in the fashion industry.

Career Opportunities  

With an AP degree specialising in Fashion Design you have the chance to work as an assistant within the fashion and lifestyle sector. On the basis of the designer’s premade sketches your job is to assist in developing the designer’s collection. For instance, you compile the right materials for the collection and work out a graphical presentation which is important for the production of the clothing.

Most of our AP degree graduates choose to do a BA top-up which gives you access to a wider range of career prospects.

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 possibility 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.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a general upper secondary school diploma, a vocational diploma, or the international equivalent.
You are also required to have obtained mathematics/economics corresponding to a Danish level C - and English corresponding to a Danish level B. 
Read more about the requirements here.


In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. Read about the language requirements at VIA.



Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland and Turkey. 

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (1st and 2nd semester): EUR 15.000
  • 3rd semester: EUR 7.500
  • 4th semester: EUR 7.500


For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Global Business Engineering

Global Business Engineering

Bachelor of Global Business Engineering, 270 ECTS
Engineering

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Horsens
Duration 4,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/business/global-business-engineering-bachelor

Description

Global Business Engineering is a professional Bachelor of Engineering programme taught in English and set in a vibrant environment of Danish and international students.
The programme places a strong emphasis on science and technology in a unique combination with economics and marketing as well as languages and culture. Focus is on applied science combined with teamwork and project work. The duration of the study is 9 semesters full time. Study exchange opportunities and an internship in Denmark or abroad are part of the programme.

Engineering courses account for about two-thirds of the study programme. Business and language courses make up the last third of the programme. 

Career Opportunities  

With the Constructing Architect Degree you will find exciting jobs and excellent career opportunities within consulting or contracting companies - either as a project manager or a construction designer.

About the Degree

Global business engineers operate primarily in the industrial market, especially in mechanical and IT-related industries. You are likely to find management and middle management jobs within design and implementation of technical solutions as well as within marketing and sales. Typically, you may work as a project manager, a consulting engineer or as an export or sales manager.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a certificate showing, that you have passed Upper Secondary School or the International and the European Baccalaureates. Besides the educational level mentioned above there is also some specific second language requirements. Read more about this at VIA.

In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. If English is not your first language, you need to provide documentation of your current English language level. As documentation of your English language skills, VIA accepts the TOEFL test, the TOEIC test, the IELTS test or the Cambridge ESOL test. Read more about the language requirements at VIA.

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, or Switzerland. 

The tuition fees are:
  • EUR 7.500 for each of the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th and 9th semesters
  • EUR 1.000 for the 8th semester (internship)
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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Horsens

Description

Campus Horsens offers a vibrant student life in an international setting. Both Danish and international students create a super active study environment in which common areas and closely situated student accommodation will frame your life. 
As Campus Horsens offers 11 programmes taught in English within the fields of architecture, engineering, marketing, management and business. In Danish Campus Horsens offers 14 programmes within the fields of engineering, architecture, built environment, production, marketing, management, nursing and pedagogy.
With all of these programmes offered in both languages, it is only natural that a large number of students come from other countries than Denmark. At Campus Horsens, approximately half of the students are international, either exchange students or full degree students.

  • Students: 4,000
  • International students: 2,200
  • Employees: 350
Read more about Campus Horsens here.

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Global Nutrition and Health

Global Nutrition and Health

Bachelor of Global Nutrition and Health, 210 ECTS
Health care, social services, and care services

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Aarhus N
Duration 3,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6000 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/health/global-nutrition-and-health-bachelor

Description

The programme in Global Nutrition and Health consists of a basic year (two semesters) and two and a half years (five semesters) of specialised studies in one of two fields: 

1. Public Health Nutrition and Food Policy
The overall aim of this specialisation is to work with health promotion on community level both in Denmark and abroad. Focus is on nutrition and health but also on food production and on the consequences of it. Inequalities in health and nutrition are also important aspects which are seen between different countries but also within specific countries. Therefore, when it comes to problems with under- and malnutrition it is not only related to the developing countries but to the western countries as well.

2. Lifestyle and Health Education
The overall aim of this specialization is to work holistic with health interventions both for individuals and groups. Focus is to obtain skills in motivational communication, management and guidance hence a lot of the education concerns pedagogy, psychology and sociology in order to understand individuals. The core areas of the education are nutrition, physical activity and general health - to consider all the aspects of health and not just one.

Career Opportunities  

Public Health Nutrition and Food Policy: 
  • NGOs as project managers
  • Food and catering industries as health promoting consultants
  • Leisure industries as product developers
  • Health Centres as developers of health-promotion
  • Educational institutions as nutritional consultants
  • National authorities as food consultants
Lifestyle and Health Education: 
  • Public Health Centres as health consultants
  • Large enterprises as promoters of health at the workplace
  • Weight-loss consultants
  • The food or retail industry as communicators or course managers
  • Sport associations as company advisors/health consultants

About the Degree

The programme in Global Nutrition and Health is a professional bachelor's degree. Professional bachelor degrees have a curriculum in large part made up of career and practice oriented training. The programme prepares students for direct employment within professions of industry, education, commerce, health, etc. 

Professional bachelor degrees do not exclude access to subsequent degrees (e.g. a Master). In some cases a bridging programme or supplementary courses might be necessary. 

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, it is required that you hold an Upper Secondary School Examination certificate (+ supplementary higher education studies) that makes you eligible for entry to higher education in Denmark.
Chemistry and Biology, Mathematics or Social and Political Science on a level equivalent to Danish upper secondary C-level is necessary to apply. There is a small difference in requirements between EU- and Non-EU applicants. Read more about the specific admission requirements at VIA.

If English is not your first language, you need to provide documentation of your current English language level.
As documentation of your English language skills, VIA accepts the TOEFL test, the TOEIC test, the IELTS test or minimum one year of completed college/university studies conducted in English. Read more about language requirements at VIA.

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA or 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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Aarhus N

Description

Campus Aarhus N was opened by HRH Crown Princess Mary on 11th October 2011.
There are 7 health-science degree programmes gathered at Campus Aarhus N, where you will find attractive classrooms, enthusiastic teachers and innovative forms of teaching.
Our global approach is underlined by the presence of a large number of international students studying here in Denmark, and by the fact that many of our Danish students have periods of study abroad. We aim to create the best health-science degree programmes in Denmark, thereby benefiting not only our students, but also society as a whole.

  • Students: 2.600
  • International students: 150
  • Employees: 400
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Graphic Storytelling

Graphic Storytelling

Bachelor of Graphic Storytelling, 240 ECTS
Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Viborg
Duration 4 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://www.animwork.dk/en/graphic_storytelling.asp

Description

Our Bachelor Program in Graphic Storytelling consists of a number of program elements (modules/projects) in a number of core areas:
  • Basic drawing skills
  • Visualization - drawing for comics
  • Manuscript and classic storytelling 
  • Layout and style (comics) 
  • Transmedia Storytelling
  • Universe development 
  • Productions planning 
  • Media techniques and technology
  • Computer based tools
  • Project management and creative processes
  • Entrepreneurship and industry knowledge
  • Artwork analysis
  • Multidisciplinary approach 
  • Communication 
  • Optional program elements 
  • Internship
  • The Bachelor project
The first year of the programme mainly consists of the craftsmanship- and art-related subjects, like drawing and sequential storytelling. They are the most fundamental subjects, therefore they will continue through the first three years of the programme.

At the second year of the education the more advanced subjects like production techniques and entrepreneurship will be taught.
  
The third year of the programme contains the optional subjects and the fourth and last year the internship and Bachelor’s project.

Career Opportunities  

The Graphic Storytelling programme prepares you for a career within publishing, newspaper, movie, media, game and advertising businesses. Examples of future career options are: 
  • Self-employed comic book creator either as freelance or in your own company, 
  • Developer of visual concepts and graphic universes for publishing, movies, TV, cross media and games, 
  • Artist in specialized fields of comic book production: Inker, colorist, storyboard artist etc., 
  • Commercial comic book artist for advertising, media agencies etc., 
  • Positions within the businesses around the comic book industry, for instance editor, comic book writer, illustrator or teacher

About the Degree

Graphic Storytelling is for people wishing to learn how to create graphic stories and universes at the highest level. The program teaches you all the areas of working with graphic storytelling: drawing, sequential storytelling, layout, scripting, story boarding for films, cross media and developing original graphic universes.

Admission  

There are various requirements for Graphic Storytelling that includes a portfolio and a letter of intention. Read more about the requirements

All international, non-native English speakers must send an English language test certificate from IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge or other tests of an equivalent standard. 

All Danish students must complete English at a B-level according to the level system in Danish secondary schools or equivalent proof of English skills.

General requirements in English language (corresponding to Danish B-level):
IELTS - 6.0
TOEFL Internet-based - 80
TOEFL Computer-based - 213
TOEFL Paper-based - 550
Cambridge test - CAE
TOEIC test - 700


Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact [your institution] directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://en.fivu.dk/recognition 

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA or Switzerland. 

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Viborg

Description

This campus opened in the summer of 2010. At Campus Viborg you can study 6 different programmes within the fields of health, administration and pedagogy - all taught in Danish.
The Animation Workshop is also situated in Viborg, and here you can study Character Animation, Computer Graphic Arts and Graphic Storytelling - all taught in English.
VIA Faculty of Health Sciences also offers an international module in Nursing, which is taught in English.

  • Students: 2.000
  • International students: 200
  • Employees: 180
Read more about Campus Viborg here.

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Heart - Head - Hands

Heart - Head - Hands

Short-term programme of Heart - Head - Hands , 30 ECTS
Health care, social services, and care services Teacher's training

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Aarhus C
Duration 0,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4000 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/education-and-social-studies/heart-head-hands-exchange

Description

Inclusive and participatory work with children, youths and adults focusing on creative subjects.

The philosophical approach and training is based on a holistic approach. The social pedagogical approach will be reflected in the teaching and learning methods. This means that the teaching will be based on dialogue and participation.

The teaching methods in Head Heart Hands alternates between creative subjects: drama, music, movement, arts and craft; theoretical subjects: theories and methodologies of pedagogy, sociology and psychology; and practical work: field work and field studies.

The learning activities will be a variation of teaching, instructing, guidance, monitoring and training in the class and in the pedagogical work field and will be organized as individual work or group work. The learning processes will be based mainly on problem orientated project work. The module requires student commitment and student participation in reflections and discussions as well as in written and oral presentations.

Career Opportunities

The learning outcomes:
  • Gained theoretical understanding and practical skills in working with social pedagogy in a Danish and an international context
  • Gained theoretical understanding of exclusion and inclusion and the significance of participation as an approach in care work and social pedagogy.
  • Improved their understanding of society and cultural values and their influence on social pedagogical work and care work
  • Developed competencies in planning and carrying out, documenting, analyzing and evaluating social pedagogical processes.
  • Developed competencies in using creative subjects as a method in pedagogical work with children, youths and adults.
  • Developed their professional and personal competencies and identities as reflective practitioners

About the Degree

The aims of the module are to enhance the students competencies in reflecting and carrying out social pedagogical work with an emphasis in using creative subjects as a method in pedagogical work while focusing on inclusion and development of qualified participation and democratic competencies of the children and young people at stake.

Admission  

All Danish students must complete English at a B-level according to the level system in Danish secondary schools or equivalent proof of English skills.

General requirements in English language (corresponding to Danish B-level):
IELTS - 6.0
TOEFL Internet-based - 80
TOEFL Computer-based - 213
TOEFL Paper-based - 550
Cambridge test - CAE
TOEIC test - 700


Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact your institution directly. 
A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

If you are studying at an institution with a bilateral partner agreement with VIA University College, your participation in the exchange programme is tuition-free.  

Students from institutions without a bilateral partner agreement must pay tuition fee.

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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



Spring 2018

Application date
Nov 01
Start date
Feb 05

Autumn 2017

Application date
May 01
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Aarhus C

Description

This new united campus is the biggest Campus in Denmark within University Colleges. The Campus is 46,000 squaremeters divided in 5 buildings, each with 4-6 floors.
The architecture is breathtaking and has been awarded with an architecturally prize as being one of the 3 most beautiful and best new constructions in Aarhus.
The Campus is situated in the centre of Aarhus, close to everything.

Campus Aarhus C offers 10 different programmes in Danish within the fields of teaching, social education, social work, construction, engineering, business and management and 3 programmes taught and conducted in English within architecture, engineering, business and management. 

  • Students: 6.300
  • International students: 450
  • Employees: 430
Read more about Campus C here.

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ICT Engineering

ICT Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering in Information & Communication Technology, 210 ECTS
Engineering

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Horsens
Duration 3,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/technology-and-construction/ict-engineering-bachelor

Description

The Information and Communication Technology Engineering (ICT) programme provides you with the skills and knowledge needed to manage information systems. The flexibility of the programme and the variety of electives allow you to create the degree that will prepare you for the career you wish to pursue.

The programme is a combination of theory lectures and project work. Main topics from the education are:
  • Software development
  • Interfacing electronics devices
  • Programming electronics devices
  • Real time programming
  • Computer net & client server technology
  • Database technology
  • Web & Multimedia

Furthermore you will have the possibility of specialisation in:
  • Data Engineering
  • Cross Media
  • Embedded Engineering
This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Career Opportunities  

The Information and Communication Technology Engineering (ICT) combines IT knowledge and knowledge about management of global production and communication. As an ICT Engineer, specialising in either "Embedded Engineering", "Cross Media" or "Data Engineering", you will be at the leading edge in technological innovation and globalisation. 

ICT Engineers can chose from a wide range of career paths in companies all over the world, e.g.:
  • Software Engineer
  • R&D Manager
  • Software Developer
  • Solutions Architect

About the Degree

The Information and Communication Technology Engineering (ICT) programme is a professional bachelor's degree. Professional bachelor degrees have a curriculum in large part made up of career and practice oriented training. The programme prepares students for direct employment within professions of industry, education, commerce, health, etc. 

Professional bachelor degrees do not exclude access to subsequent degrees (e.g. a Master). In some cases a bridging programme or supplementary courses might be necessary. 

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, it is required that you hold an Upper Secondary School Examination certificate with minimum:  
  • Mathematics at advanced level (Danish A-level) .
  • Physics at intermediate level (Danish B-level).

Read more about educational levels here.

In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. If English is not your first language, you need to provide documentation of your current English language level. As documentation of your English language skills, VIA accepts the TOEFL test, the TOEIC test, the IELTS test or the Cambridge ESOL test. Read more about the language requirements at VIA.

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact VIA University College directly. You can read more about how to apply here.

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, or Switzerland. 

The tuition fees are:

  • EUR 7.500 per semester each for the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 6th and 7th semesters
  • EUR 1.000 for the 5th semester (internship)

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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Spring 2018

Application date
Jan 05
Start date
Feb 05

Campus Horsens

Description

Campus Horsens offers a vibrant student life in an international setting. Both Danish and international students create a super active study environment in which common areas and closely situated student accommodation will frame your life. 
As Campus Horsens offers 11 programmes taught in English within the fields of architecture, engineering, marketing, management and business. In Danish Campus Horsens offers 14 programmes within the fields of engineering, architecture, built environment, production, marketing, management, nursing and pedagogy.
With all of these programmes offered in both languages, it is only natural that a large number of students come from other countries than Denmark. At Campus Horsens, approximately half of the students are international, either exchange students or full degree students.

  • Students: 4,000
  • International students: 2,200
  • Employees: 350
Read more about Campus Horsens here.

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International Class in Teacher Education

International Class in Teacher Education

Short-term programme of VIA International Class in Teacher Education, 40 ECTS
Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts Teacher's training

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Aarhus C
Duration 5 months
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4800 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/education-and-social-studies/international-class-and-teacher-education-exchange

Description

As a full semester study programme you can join three of The International Modules. In an international study environment you will be among other students from different countries, mainly from Europe. The teaching methods of the course promote different and varied work and study forms, such as lectures, discussions, student presentations and group activities. Collaboration between teachers and students is based on the students’ individual initiative and independent work.

The compulsory subjects through the semester:
  • The teacher's organisation of the teaching / Teacher knowledge and competence
  • International Physical Education / Sports module
  • Culture, English and Physical Education / Sport
  • Internationalization and Entrepreneurship in the Danish primary and lower-secondary school

Career Opportunities

On completion of the course, students will be able to:
  • Develop and implement an international dimension with intercultural perspectives in an educational context
  • Design developmental plans, e. g. planning teaching sequences with point of departure in the international dimension and intercultural perspectives
  • Cultivate intercultural communication skills and research skills with special reference to the international dimension in the Danish school.
  • Understand the teaching profession with reference to the school and education systems in different countries, mainly the EU, including leadership in the classroom focusing on relationship and dialogue.

About the Course

The aims of the course:
  • To develop and to implement an international dimension with intercultural perspectives in the programme
  • To be able to design developmental plans, e. g. planning teaching sequences focusing on the international dimension and intercultural perspectives
  • To acquire intercultural communication skills and research skills with special reference to the international dimension in the Danish Folkeskole
  • To develop an understanding of the teaching profession with reference to the school and education system in the EU and other countries and to leadership in the classroom concerning relationship and dialogue

Admission  

All Danish students must complete English at a B-level according to the level system in Danish secondary schools or equivalent proof of English skills.

General requirements in English language (corresponding to Danish B-level):
IELTS - 6.0
TOEFL Internet-based - 80
TOEFL Computer-based - 213
TOEFL Paper-based - 550
Cambridge test - CAE
TOEIC test - 700


Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact your institution directly. 
A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.
Students from institutions without a bilateral partner agreement must pay a tuition fee.

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
May 01
Start date
Aug 21

Spring 2018

Application date
Nov 01
Start date
Feb 05

Campus Aarhus C

Description

This new united campus is the biggest Campus in Denmark within University Colleges. The Campus is 46,000 squaremeters divided in 5 buildings, each with 4-6 floors.
The architecture is breathtaking and has been awarded with an architecturally prize as being one of the 3 most beautiful and best new constructions in Aarhus.
The Campus is situated in the centre of Aarhus, close to everything.

Campus Aarhus C offers 10 different programmes in Danish within the fields of teaching, social education, social work, construction, engineering, business and management and 3 programmes taught and conducted in English within architecture, engineering, business and management. 

  • Students: 6.300
  • International students: 450
  • Employees: 430
Read more about Campus C here.

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International Sales and Marketing Management (Top-up degree)

International Sales and Marketing Management (Top-up degree)

Top-up degree of International Sales and Marketing Management, 90 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Horsens
Duration 1,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6000 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/business/international-sales-and-marketing-management-bachelor-top-up

Description

The programme is a top-up programme which focuses on sales, marketing, finance and law. You gain knowledge of management and finance with an eye to international trade and cooperation. The programme provides you with a basis for understanding and conducting international trade on a high level. You also learn about the factors which can influence trade.

Career Opportunities  

The programme gives you a variety of career options. As a Professional Bachelor of International Sales and Marketing Management you can find work as:
  • Key Account Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Head of Sales
  • Head of Products
  • Project Manager
  • Sales and Marketing Coordinator
  • Export Manager

About the Degree

The top-up degree extends an already acquired Academy Profession programme to a related or prespecified bachelor level. The top-up option is only available to a subset of AP degrees and offered as a 90 ECTS supplement with a resulting degree of Professional Bachelor.   

Admission  

The Bachelor’s top-up programme in International Sales and Marketing Management is designed to be a direct top-up possibility to the AP degree in Marketing Management. Therefore, in order to be admitted to the programme, you must have completed the AP degree or an equivalent degree.

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

Apply directly at VIA University College with all relevant documentation.

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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland.

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (5th and 6th semester): EUR 12.000
  • 7th semester: EUR 4.000
Please notice: Deadline for payment of tuition fee: May 15, 2017


For further information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://en.fivu.dk/.

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 2017

Application date
Jul 05
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Horsens

Description

Campus Horsens offers a vibrant student life in an international setting. Both Danish and international students create a super active study environment in which common areas and closely situated student accommodation will frame your life. 
As Campus Horsens offers 11 programmes taught in English within the fields of architecture, engineering, marketing, management and business. In Danish Campus Horsens offers 14 programmes within the fields of engineering, architecture, built environment, production, marketing, management, nursing and pedagogy.
With all of these programmes offered in both languages, it is only natural that a large number of students come from other countries than Denmark. At Campus Horsens, approximately half of the students are international, either exchange students or full degree students.

  • Students: 4,000
  • International students: 2,200
  • Employees: 350
Read more about Campus Horsens here.

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Marketing Management

Marketing Management

Academy Profession Degree of Marketing Management, 120 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Horsens
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6000 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/business/marketing-management-ap-degree

Description

The programme in Marketing Management teaches you to design, plan and implement a company's sales and marketing activities.You study factors that influence sales including international trade relations, communication between customers and salesmen, financing and legal aspects.Graduates of the programme are qualified to work in a range of jobs in private industry. This could be in customer relations, project coordination or the production of sales and marketing material. You could also start your own company or continue your studies with a top-up bachelor programme.

Career Opportunities  

The Marketing Management programme opens the doors to a wide range of job opportunities.

To begin with you will typically be employed as a:
  • purchasing agent or purchase assistant
  • salesman, sales assistant, sales supporter or export salesman
  • marketing assistant or marketing coordinator
  • communications assistant or advertising consultant
  • account manager
  • product coordinator

The programme is a good starting point for a career as for example:
  • product manager
  • marketing manager
  • sales manager
  • sales-area manager
  • procurement manager
  • export manager
  • communications manager
  • project manager

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. 

Admission  


Non-Danish students must apply for admission on the same terms as Danish students. They are eligible for admission if they hold either a Danish qualifying examination or qualifications recognized or assessed as being comparable to the Danish entrance qualifications.

Examples include:
  • Upper secondary certificates and diplomas from the Nordic countries, European countries and other countries that have signed the European Convention on the Equivalence of Diplomas Leading to Admission to Universities
  • High school diplomas from the United States either followed by two years of university or college studies in relevant subjects. This also applies to applicants with a high school diploma from countries with a similar educational system
  • Bachelor's degrees in relevant subjects from universities in African countries, Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, China and the Philippines.
In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. Read about the language requirements of VIA University College  

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation. Read more about applying via optagelse.dk.

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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition


Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. 

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (1st and 2nd semester): EUR 12.000
  • 3rd semester: EUR 6.000
  • 4th semester: EUR 4.000

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://en.fivu.dk/

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Horsens

Description

Campus Horsens offers a vibrant student life in an international setting. Both Danish and international students create a super active study environment in which common areas and closely situated student accommodation will frame your life. 
As Campus Horsens offers 11 programmes taught in English within the fields of architecture, engineering, marketing, management and business. In Danish Campus Horsens offers 14 programmes within the fields of engineering, architecture, built environment, production, marketing, management, nursing and pedagogy.
With all of these programmes offered in both languages, it is only natural that a large number of students come from other countries than Denmark. At Campus Horsens, approximately half of the students are international, either exchange students or full degree students.

  • Students: 4,000
  • International students: 2,200
  • Employees: 350
Read more about Campus Horsens here.

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Materials Science and Product Design

Materials Science and Product Design

Bachelor of Engineering in Materials Science and Product Design, 210 ECTS
Engineering

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 3,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/materials-science-and-product-design-bachelor

Description

The programme in Materials Science and Product Design gives you broad knowledge of materials and processes, and you get expert knowledge of new and innovative materials which i.e. can make textiles more durable and adjust to body temperatures.
Apart from that you get insight into modern processing technology, thus you can be part of optimizing aspects when it comes to techniques, product design, product development process, economics, and production in manufacturing companies. The studies are based on theory as well as projects.

This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Career Opportunities  

As a Material Technology Engineer you have the competences to enter a wide range of jobs. For instance, you can work with product development, financial management, development and research on new materials, purchasing of new materials and products, and disposals and consultancy on materials and processes.

You job titles could include:
  • Furniture Engineer
  • Textile Engineer
  • Product Developer
  • Controller
  • Sourcer or Material
  • Process Consultant

About the Degree

The programme in Materials Science and Product Design is a professional bachelor's degree. Professional bachelor degrees have a curriculum in large part made up of career and practice oriented training. The programme prepares students for direct employment within professions of industry, education, commerce, health, etc. 

Professional bachelor degrees do not exclude access to subsequent degrees (e.g. a Master). In some cases a bridging programme or supplementary courses might be necessary. 

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a certificate showing, that you have passed Upper Secondary School, The International and the European Baccalaureates, A vocational education within business or other equivalent certificates or professional qualifications.
Furthermore it is required that you have passed:

  • Mathematics corresponding to a Danish A-level (advanced level).
  • Physics corresponding to a Danish B-level (intermediate level).
  • Chemistry corresponding to a Danish C level (pre-intermediate level) or Biotechnology corresponding to a Danish A-level (advanced level).
  • English language proficiency corresponding to a Danish B-level (intermediate level)

In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests.
Read about the and language requirements at VIA University College.

Apply through VIA University College, with relevant documentation. Read more about documentation and how to apply here.

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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland or Turkey. 

The tuition fees are:

  • EUR 7.500 per semester each for the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 6th, 7th semesters
  • EUR 1.000 for the 5th semester (internship)

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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, 210 ECTS
Engineering

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Horsens
Duration 3,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/technology-and-construction/mechanical-engineering-bachelor

Description

Developing ideas is, in short, what a mechanical engineer does. The mechanical engineer creates ideas, develops and designs new products. This process is a result of a combination of creative skills and engineering skills. Social and economic conditions as well as work-related and environmental conditions are also part of the process.

The mechanical engineer degree programme is professionally oriented and structured so that, in the course of the programme, you will work with project themes in close cooperation with companies within the fields of industry, automation, energy and environment.

The programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Career Opportunities  

As a mechanical engineer, you will not only be close to the technological progress – you will also get knowledge and tools that enable you to influence development. For instance, you can be a part of developing new products, and designing energy and production facilities. Beside the strictly mechanical-technological side, this knowledge also enables you to take into account socio-economic and environmental considerations.

About the Degree

The programme in Mechanical Engineering is a professional bachelor's degree. Professional bachelor degrees have a curriculum in large part made up of career and practice oriented training. The programme prepares students for direct employment within professions of industry, education, commerce, health, etc. 

Professional bachelor degrees do not exclude access to subsequent degrees (e.g. a Master). In some cases a bridging programme or supplementary courses might be necessary. 

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must an advanced level of mathematics requirements. Read more about the math requirements

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

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA or Switzerland. 

The tuition fees are:
  • EUR 7.500 for each of the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 6th and 7th semester 
  • EUR 1.000 for the 5th semester (internship)

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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Horsens

Description

Campus Horsens offers a vibrant student life in an international setting. Both Danish and international students create a super active study environment in which common areas and closely situated student accommodation will frame your life. 
As Campus Horsens offers 11 programmes taught in English within the fields of architecture, engineering, marketing, management and business. In Danish Campus Horsens offers 14 programmes within the fields of engineering, architecture, built environment, production, marketing, management, nursing and pedagogy.
With all of these programmes offered in both languages, it is only natural that a large number of students come from other countries than Denmark. At Campus Horsens, approximately half of the students are international, either exchange students or full degree students.

  • Students: 4,000
  • International students: 2,200
  • Employees: 350
Read more about Campus Horsens here.

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Nature, Health and Democracy

Nature, Health and Democracy

Short-term programme of Nature, Health and Democracy, 30 ECTS
Health care, social services, and care services

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Aarhus C
Duration 4,5 months
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4000 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/education-and-social-studies/nature-health-and-democracy-exchange

Description

This international course focuses on how children, youth and adults can benefit from exploring and experiencing nature and the physical surroundings and heighten their body awareness, pleasure in activity, performance and health, as well as acquire skills for democratic participation and understanding.

The four months course will include:
  • Danish pedagogy and democracy in theory and practice
  • Outdoor approach to the pedagogical practice
  • Health, body and movement in pedagogical practice
  • Practical placement
  • Assessment

Career Opportunities  

Through the course you will develop new techniques:
  • Analytical and critical reflections on pedagogy and pedagogical work
  • Carrying out different kinds of pedagogical activities in nature with children and youth
  • Substantiating and expressing health; the potentials of educational movement, experience, culture and health
  • Developing practical and theoretical know-how about pedagogical work

About the Degree

This course will provide students with relevant knowledge, competencies and skills in order to understand and work with nature, health, body and physical activity.

The course is conducted in English with the following learning situations:
  • Theories and methodology focusing on pedagogy in an outdoor and democratic context
  • Theories and methodology focusing on health, body and life quality in a pedagogic perspective
  • Individual practical placement in a professional setting

Admission  

All Danish students must complete English at a B-level according to the level system in Danish secondary schools or equivalent proof of English skills.

General requirements in English language (corresponding to Danish B-level):
IELTS - 6.0
TOEFL Internet-based - 80
TOEFL Computer-based - 213
TOEFL Paper-based - 550
Cambridge test - CAE
TOEIC test - 700


Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact your institution directly. 
A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.
Students from institutions without a bilateral partner agreement must pay a tuition fee.

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
May 01
Start date
Aug 21

Spring 2018

Application date
Nov 01
Start date
Feb 05

Campus Aarhus C

Description

This new united campus is the biggest Campus in Denmark within University Colleges. The Campus is 46,000 squaremeters divided in 5 buildings, each with 4-6 floors.
The architecture is breathtaking and has been awarded with an architecturally prize as being one of the 3 most beautiful and best new constructions in Aarhus.
The Campus is situated in the centre of Aarhus, close to everything.

Campus Aarhus C offers 10 different programmes in Danish within the fields of teaching, social education, social work, construction, engineering, business and management and 3 programmes taught and conducted in English within architecture, engineering, business and management. 

  • Students: 6.300
  • International students: 450
  • Employees: 430
Read more about Campus C here.

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Nursing - International semester

Nursing - International semester

Short-term programme of Nursing - International semester, 15 ECTS
Health care, social services, and care services

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Aarhus N
Duration 3 months
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 3700 EUR
Website http://www.viauc.com/healthsciences/nursing/Pages/nursing.aspx

Description

The module concerns human knowledge, values, culture and perceptions of life. The core subjects are Nursing, Philosophy, religion and ethics as well as theory of science and research methodology.

In all subjects the theory will be applied on clinical nursing and the challenges nurses can meet in their daily practice. 

A major focus will be the project, where the students will explore a clinical relevant issue. The students will gain experience with all phases and aspects of performing an investigation using academic methods, and writing a report about the study. 

Emphasis will also be on human life perceptions and cultural religious backgrounds in relation to the nursing profession. 

Career Opportunities  

Attention will be on existential, spiritual and ethical issues nurses will face in the care of patients.The students will gain insight in the Danish well fare system through both theoretical and clinical studies.

About the Degree

The module concerns human knowledge, values, culture and perceptions of life. The module also focuses on Nursing research and a project, where the students will use basic academic methods to investigate problems and issues within the academic field of clinical nursing.The module involves both theory and clinical practice. This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Admission  

Required attachments:
  • 1 page describing why you want to study abroad and which personal objectives you have for the exchange
  • Your academic results until now
  • A Crimical Record
  • Test for MRSA not more than 1 month old
Please send the Student Application, Learning Agreement and required attachments – all signed by you and your home institution to: Health Sciences VIAUC (SFH.INT) SFH.INT@VIAUC.DK 

Read about requirements of VIA University College  

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA or 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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2015 - Non-EU/EEA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Aug 24

Autumn 2015 - EU/EAA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Aug 24

Campus Aarhus N

Description

Campus Aarhus N was opened by HRH Crown Princess Mary on 11th October 2011.
There are 7 health-science degree programmes gathered at Campus Aarhus N, where you will find attractive classrooms, enthusiastic teachers and innovative forms of teaching.
Our global approach is underlined by the presence of a large number of international students studying here in Denmark, and by the fact that many of our Danish students have periods of study abroad. We aim to create the best health-science degree programmes in Denmark, thereby benefiting not only our students, but also society as a whole.

  • Students: 2.600
  • International students: 150
  • Employees: 400
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Nursing - International semester

Nursing - International semester

Short-term programme of Nursing - International semester, 30 ECTS
Health care, social services, and care services

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Viborg
Duration 0,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 3700 EUR
Website http://www.viauc.com/healthsciences/nursing/international-semester/Pages/internationaltsemester.aspx

Description

The term consists of three units:

Interprofessional Collaboration in Health and Community Practice
  • To appreciate the influence of diversity and transcultural needs in a global society
  • To provide the students with skills in interprofessional collaboration in health care teams in community practice
  • Health informatics, with focus on e-Health, welfare technologies and e-Patients development in order to meet the health and social needs of the population in the 21st century
Nursing Management of Chronic Illness and Home Health Nursing
  • Identify risk factors, and based on available evidence select appropriate risk management and health promotion strategies to promote optimal independence and quality patient outcomes in relation to health promotion, prevention, treatment and rehabilitation
  • Develop clinical reasoning skills in managing the care of patients experiencing chronic illness in relation to the persons’ functional status
  • Communicate with patients, families, peers, interprofessional staff within the health care sector as well as intersectorial, to facilitate provision of care and quality patient outcomes
 
Nursing Management and Intervention
  • Opportunities to develop a systematic body of knowledge that informs their problem solving capabilities, skill development in clinical reasoning in Nursing
  • Skills in clinical methods such as observation, assessments, and interventions to patients with acute health problems
  • To provide the student’s potential for understanding  the professional, organizational, and social context of Nursing

Career Opportunities  

The international semester corresponds to Module 5 and module 6 in the Danish Curriculum.

About the Degree

One of the aims of the international semester is to provide the students with an understanding of the professional, organizational and social contexts of nursing in the hospital and community settings and the need for ongoing professional development. This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Admission  

Required attachments:
  • 1 page describing why you want to study abroad and which personal objectives you have for the exchange
  • Your academic results until now
  • A Crimical Record
  • Test for MRSA not more than 1 month old
Please send the Student Application, Learning Agreement and required attachments – all signed by you and your home institution to: Health Sciences VIAUC (SFH.INT) SFH.INT@VIAUC.DK 

Read about requirements of VIA University College  

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA or 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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2015 - EU/EAA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn 2015 - Non-EU/EEA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01

Campus Viborg

Description

This campus opened in the summer of 2010. At Campus Viborg you can study 6 different programmes within the fields of health, administration and pedagogy - all taught in Danish.
The Animation Workshop is also situated in Viborg, and here you can study Character Animation, Computer Graphic Arts and Graphic Storytelling - all taught in English.
VIA Faculty of Health Sciences also offers an international module in Nursing, which is taught in English.

  • Students: 2.000
  • International students: 200
  • Employees: 180
Read more about Campus Viborg here.

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Pattern Design - Design & Business (Top-up degree)

Pattern Design - Design & Business (Top-up degree)

Top-up degree of Pattern Design, 90 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 1,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-and-business-bachelor-top-up/pattern-design

Description

Pattern Design is an area of specialisation on the Bachelor (BA) top-up programme. Being a skilled pattern designer is a matter of practical experience. So the main focus of this programme is to do projects where you get to develop your sense of form, work independently on designing patterns and estimate the proportions of the clothing. You become skilled in decoding the fashion designer’s sketches and determining the optimum manufacturing methods.

This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Career Opportunities  

With a BA degree specialising in Pattern Design, you have the chance to work as a pattern designer in the fashion industry. You will often have the responsibility for the fitting of the product and for the communication of this to Danish as well as international business partners.

About the Degree

The top-up degree extends an already acquired Academy Profession programme to a related or prespecified bachelor level. The top-up option is only available to a subset of AP degrees and offered as a 90 ECTS supplement with a resulting degree of Professional Bachelor.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a relevant Academy Profession degree, Bachelor degree or teachers exam. It is also possible for to apply if you completed the 6th semester at The Danish Design School or from The Kolding School of Design. Read more about the requirements here.

In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. 
Read about the language requirements at VIA.
 
Apply through VIA University College, at
teko.application_BA@via.dk with all relevant documentation. Read more about applying at VIA University College.
 

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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland and Turkey. 

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (5th and 6th semester): EUR 15.000
  • 7th semester: EUR 7.500
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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Pattern Design - Design, Technology & Business (AP degree)

Pattern Design - Design, Technology & Business (AP degree)

Academy Profession Degree of Pattern Design, 120 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-technology-and-business-ap-degree/pattern-design

Description

The programme in Pattern Design provides you with a basic understanding of pattern design and the applied theories and methods within the fashion industry. Pattern Design is a hands-on programme, which means that you will be acquainted with tools and methods that are essential for your future career or if you choose to continue your studies on our BA top-up programme.
You achieve basic knowledge of materials and how to design patterns for clothing of all sizes. You learn about women’s wear and are trained to use CAD software, which is an important tool for the pattern designer.

Career Opportunities  

With an AP degree specialising in Pattern Design you have the chance to work as an assistant within the fashion sector. Your job is to assist the pattern designer in developing measurement charts and workshop drawings. This is an important part of the preliminary work, when the collection is put into production. Likewise, the assistant has to check the quality of the samples.

Several AP degree graduates choose to follow a BA top-up programme, which gives you access to a wider range of career prospects. 

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 possibility 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.  

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a general upper secondary school diploma, a vocational diploma, or the international equivalent.
You are also required to have obtained mathematics/economics corresponding to a Danish level C - and English corresponding to a Danish level B. 
Read more about the requirements here.


In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. Read about the language requirements at VIA.

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland and Turkey. 

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (1st and 2nd semester): EUR 15.000
  • 3rd semester: EUR 7.500
  • 4th semester: EUR 7.500

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Psychomotor Therapy

Psychomotor Therapy

Short-term programme of Psychomotor Therapy, 30 ECTS
Health care, social services, and care services Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Randers
Duration 0,5 years
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/health/psychomotor-therapy-exchange
Description

Read more about the exchange programme of VIA Psychomotor Therapy here.





Campus Randers

Description

Campus Randers is a modern campus located in the centre of Randers city. Campus Randers offers full degree programmes within psychomotor, pedagogy and nursing in Danish. It is also possible to do an exchange semester in the Psychomotor Therapy Exchange Programme, where you will be assigned a "buddy" among the other students, who will help with the translation, as the programme is only offered in Danish.

  • Students: 800
  • International students: 30 - only on short exchange
  • Employees: 60+
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Purchasing Management - Design, Technology & Business (AP degree)

Purchasing Management - Design, Technology & Business (AP degree)

Academy Profession Degree of Purchasing Management, 120 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-technology-and-business-ap-degree/purchasing-management

Description

The programme in Purchasing Management (VIA Design, Technology & Business) is an area of specialisation on the Academic Profession (AP) degree programme. It provides you with a basic understanding of purchasing and sourcing on the global market and you learn to assess the economic and logistical elements of a company within the fashion sector.

You obtain basic knowledge of the applied theories in trading and economics, and you learn to convert a company’s strategy into economic reality on a global market.

Career Opportunities  

With an AP degree specialising in Purchasing Management, you have the chance to work as a purchaser’s assistant. Your job is to assist in determining which materials to buy and where to buy them. In addition, times of delivery as well as the price of the materials are significant details which the purchaser’s assistant helps to negotiate.
Numerous AP degree graduates choose to do a BA top-up, which gives access to a wider variety of career prospects. 

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 possibility 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. 

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a general upper secondary school diploma, a vocational diploma, or the international equivalent.
You are also required to have obtained mathematics/economics corresponding to a Danish level C - and English corresponding to a Danish level B. 
Read more about the requirements here.


In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. Read about the language requirements at VIA.

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition


Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland and Turkey. 

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (1st and 2nd semester): EUR 15.000
  • 3rd semester: EUR 7.500
  • 4th semester: EUR 7.500

For further information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Purchasing Management - Design & Business (Top-up degree)

Purchasing Management - Design & Business (Top-up degree)

Top-up degree of Purchasing Management, 90 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 1,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-and-business-bachelor-top-up/purchasing-management

Description


The programme in Purchasing Management (VIA Design & Business) is an area of specialisation on the Bachelor top-up programme. You learn to work with purchasing in an independent manner through research and development. You will be able to make an estimate of the financial and logistic parts of a company in the fashion and lifestyle sector and to handle both the internal and external negotiations. You acquire a profound knowledge of commercial and financial theories and learn how to put the business concept and strategy of a company into practice in an international market.

This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Career Opportunities  

With a BA degree specialising in Purchasing Management, you have the skills to become a purchasing manager working with suppliers from all over the world. As time of delivery is just as important as the price and quality of the articles, it is your main responsibility to negotiate these factors to a satisfactory standard. Likewise, you supervise and keep track of processes and projects that can ensure the optimisation of the purchasing function and you will work with product and supplier development, negotiation and sourcing.

About the Degree

The top-up degree extends an already acquired Academy Profession programme to a related or prespecified bachelor level. The top-up option is only available to a subset of AP degrees and offered as a 90 ECTS supplement with a resulting degree of Professional Bachelor.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a relevant Academy Profession degree, Bachelor degree or teachers exam. It is also possible for to apply if you have completed the 6th semester at The Danish Design School or from The Kolding School of Design. Read more about the requirements here.

In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. 
Read about the language requirements at VIA.
 
Apply through VIA University College at design.appl.ba@via.dk with all relevant documentation. Read more about applying at VIA University College.

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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland and Turkey. 

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (5th and 6th semester): EUR 15.000
  • 7th semester: EUR 7.500
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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Retail Design - Design & Business (Top-up degree)

Retail Design - Design & Business (Top-up degree)

Top-up degree of Retail Design, 90 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 1,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-and-business-bachelor-top-up/retail-design

Description

The Bachelor (BA) top-up takes three semesters. Whereas the AP degree programme provides you with basic insight and tools to navigate in the fashion industry, the BA top-up gives you the chance to become deeply absorbed in retail design. At this stage of your education we expect you to be able to work in a more independent manner.

The programme is organised with joint projects for all BA students during the first semester. Afterwards we focus on your chosen speciality. Elective course subjects and an internship in the fashion industry are compulsory parts of the programme as well, and you conclude your studies with a bachelor assignment.
At the end of your BA degree you will be qualified to participate in a higher education programme or find a job in the fashion and lifestyle sector.

This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Career Opportunities  

The retail designer conveys the brand identity of the company so it reaches the customers. You will work with interior decoration of the store according to the set goals of the marketing strategy. The purpose of the retail design is to be eye-catching. You will work with marketing as well as decorating stores.

About the Degree

Retail Design is an area of specialisation on the Bachelor (BA) top-up programme. You work independently with fitting up stores in relation to both design and architecture, and you gain insight into working with innovation on a high level. In addition, you learn to transform sketches and drawings into actions and you will be able to keep track of an entire design process.

Admission

To be eligible to apply for the international BA top-up degree you need to have completed one of the programmes from the list below.
  • An AP Degree in Design, Technology and Business, AP Degree in Multimedia Design & Communication, AP Degree in Production Technology, AP Degree in Marketing Management or similar 

  • 6th semester from The Danish Design School or from The Kolding School of Design. 

  • A needlework teacher exam or an exam from an internationally acknowledged design school 

  • A Bachelor in either Design or Business from an international university/university college.
To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a general upper secondary school diploma or a vocational diploma, or the international equivalent.
You are also required to have obtained mathematics/economics corresponding to a Danish level C - and English corresponding to a Danish level B. Read more about the requirements here.

In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. Read about the language requirements at VIA.

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland and Turkey. 

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (5th and 6th semester): EUR 15.000
  • 7th semester: EUR 7.500

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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Retail Design and Management - Design, Technology & Business (AP degree)

Retail Design and Management - Design, Technology & Business (AP degree)

Academy Profession Degree of Retail Design and Management, 120 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-technology-and-business-ap-degree/retail-design-and-management

Description

The AP degree programme in Retail Design and Management teaches you to design, furnish and manage retail stores within the fashion and lifestyle sector. You learn to manage trends and consumer behaviour, as a result you are able to assist in designing the store concept for specific target groups. You learn how to analyse a store concept and interpret the results afterwards. Also, you learn to transform knowledge into sales.

The programme is organised to give you a broad knowledge of different disciplines within the fashion and lifestyle sector, for example design, marketing, purchasing and production as well as a profound introduction to your chosen speciality. 

Career Opportunities  

With an AP degree in Retail Design and Management, you have the chance to work as an assistant to the retail designer or retail manager. Your job may be to improve the operations and daily routines of a store as well as developing and improving retail concepts. As a retail manager’s assistant you learn to apply management tools in running the business. Additionally, your job may be to sketch, trim and decorate a retail store, in order to make its visual appearance agree with the values of the store chain.

Several AP degree graduates choose to do a BA top-up, which gives you access to a wider range of career prospects.

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 possibility 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. 

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a general upper secondary school diploma or a vocational diploma, or the international equivalent.
You are also required to have obtained mathematics/economics corresponding to a Danish level C - and English corresponding to a Danish level B. Read more about the requirements here.

In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. Read about the language requirements at VIA.

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland and Turkey. 

The tuition fees are:
  • 1st year (1st and 2nd semester): EUR 15.000
  • 3rd semester: EUR 7.500
  • 4th semester: EUR 7.500


For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Retail Management - Design & Business (Top-up degree)

Retail Management - Design & Business (Top-up degree)

Top-up degree of Retail Management, 90 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Herning
Duration 1,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/design/design-and-business-bachelor-top-up/retail-management

Description

The bachelor (BA) top-up spreads over three semesters, which is one and a half years. On the AP degree programme you achieved basic insight and tools to navigate in the fashion industry, whereas the BA top-up gives you the chance to become deeply absorbed in the areas of retail management. At this stage we expect you to be able to work more independently.

The programme is organised so that you first do common core projects for all BA students and then put a profound focus on your chosen speciality.
Elective course subjects and a placement period in the fashion industry are compulsory parts of the programme as well, and you conclude your studies with a bachelor assignment.

This programme is also offered as an exchange programme.

Career Opportunities  

You will be able to transfer the core values and concept of the store right through to the employees so that the relation between idea and implementation is clear and distinctive. You will acquire a profound knowledge of how to supervise and motivate staff and you gain insight into developing and optimising store concepts.

About the Degree

Retail Management is an area of specialisation on the Bachelor (BA) top-up programme. You learn to develop and manage shops within the fashion and lifestyle sector.You will be able to transfer the core values and concept of the store right through to the employees in order to make the relation between idea and implementation clear and distinctive. By gaining an in-depth understanding of consumer behaviour and marketing you will be able to fine-tune the store management and you will learn to work in an independent manner with development, human resources and strategy on a skilled level.

Admission

To be eligible to apply for the international BA top-up degree you need to have completed one of the programmes from the list below.
  • An AP Degree in Design, Technology and Business, AP Degree in Multimedia Design & Communication, AP Degree in Production Technology, AP Degree in Marketing Management or similar 

  • 6th semester from The Danish Design School or from The Kolding School of Design. 

  • A needlework teacher exam or an exam from an internationally acknowledged design school 

  • A Bachelor in either Design or Business from an international university/university college.
To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a general upper secondary school diploma or a vocational diploma, or the international equivalent.
You are also required to have obtained mathematics/economics corresponding to a Danish level C - and English corresponding to a Danish level B. Read more about the requirements here.

In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. VIA University College accepts a range of international tests. Read about the language requirements at VIA.

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA, Switzerland and Turkey. 

The tuition fees are: 
  • 1st year (5th and 6th semester): EUR 15.000
  • 7th semester: EUR 7.500
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 http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Herning

Description

Campus Herning accommodates the largest design and business academy in Scandinavia within the furniture, fashion and lifestyle sectors. Campus Herning offers a number of design programmes in both Danish and English and has a close cooperation with the fashion industry and the nearby.
The study environment is inspiring and decorated by known artists. The facilities are plenty, and students are encouraged to use them as much as they want.

  • Students: 1.300
  • International students: 400
  • Employees: 120
Read more about Campus Herning here.


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Social Entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurship

Short-term programme of Social Entrepreneurship, 30 ECTS
Health care, social services, and care services Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts Teacher's training

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Viborg
Duration 0,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4400 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/education-and-social-studies/social-entrepreneurship-exchange

Description

This semester is aimed at people studying to be teachers, educators or students within the field of health and people who are interested in finding new ways of working to improve health and living conditions.

You will, therefore, in the course of the semester be introduced to innovative methods that create the possibility for social entrepreneurship. You will be challenged as regards your convictions as to what is possible and how these challenges should be met. In other words, a completely different way of coping with professional challenges.

An important part in this semester is the two weeks practice that will take place in schools or at other institutions that are relevant to your home studies. Also you will experience a more untraditional practice/ field work for 3 weeks, creating innovative solutions for specific challenges given to you by schools/institutions locally.

Career Opportunities  

Through the course you will learn:
  • To use innovative processes and innovative didactics in health work and the quality of life.
  • To be able to give an account of how one can work with health and the quality of life on an individual, institutional and social level.
  • To be able to give an account of educational practices in relation to health education conditions.
  • To be able to identify the possibilities and challenges by cooperation between professions.
  • To be able to give an account of theories and methods regarding the interplay between the individual, the institution and society.

About the Degree

The philosophy of this semester is that all over the whole world we encounter challenges in relation to health and living conditions that create a demand for creativity and new thinking among the professionals who are involved in forming the framework for the development and well-being of children, young people and adults.

Admission  

All Danish students must complete English at a B-level according to the level system in Danish secondary schools or equivalent proof of English skills.

General requirements in English language (corresponding to Danish B-level):
IELTS - 6.0
TOEFL Internet-based - 80
TOEFL Computer-based - 213
TOEFL Paper-based - 550
Cambridge test - CAE
TOEIC test - 700


Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact your institution directly. 
A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.
Students from institutions without a bilateral partner agreement must pay a tuition fee.

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Jun 01
Start date
Aug 15

Spring 2018

Application date
Dec 01
Start date
Feb 15

Campus Viborg

Description

This campus opened in the summer of 2010. At Campus Viborg you can study 6 different programmes within the fields of health, administration and pedagogy - all taught in Danish.
The Animation Workshop is also situated in Viborg, and here you can study Character Animation, Computer Graphic Arts and Graphic Storytelling - all taught in English.
VIA Faculty of Health Sciences also offers an international module in Nursing, which is taught in English.

  • Students: 2.000
  • International students: 200
  • Employees: 180
Read more about Campus Viborg here.

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Supply Engineering

Supply Engineering

Bachelor of Supply Engineering, 210 ECTS
Engineering

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Horsens
Duration 3,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7500 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/technology-and-construction/supply-engineering-bachelor

Description

If you would like to help solve problems relating to climate change, flooding caused by cloud bursts, clean drinking water supply, protection of groundwater and the development of the energy supply of the future, then the Supply Engineering degree programme is the right choice for you. 

It takes 3,5 years to become a supply engineer, and you can choose between three lines of specialisation:
  • Water
  • Wastewater
  • District heating
As part of the degree programme, the fifth semester has been set aside for a work placement in a private or public sector company within the utility industry. This gives you an opportunity to test the engineering skills you have already acquired. 

Career Opportunities  

As a graduate supply engineer you can work in utility companies, consulting engineering firms, firms of contractors or in the public sector. 

You will have plenty of opportunities to work abroad, where the lack of clean water and wastewater processing is a growing global challenge that requires skilled engineers. 

About the Degree

The degree programme is designed to allow you to work with relevant engineering tasks from the utility industry from day one. 

The teaching is a mixture of classroom lessons and project work, in which the theory is typically taught through assignments, cases and projects. You will therefore experience a practice-oriented form of teaching rather than lectures. 

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must an advanced level of mathematics requirements. Read more about the math requirements

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

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk


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

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA or Switzerland. 

The tuition fees are:
  • EUR 7.500 for each of the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 6th and 7th semester
  • EUR 1.000 for the 5th semester (internship)

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Horsens

Description

Campus Horsens offers a vibrant student life in an international setting. Both Danish and international students create a super active study environment in which common areas and closely situated student accommodation will frame your life. 
As Campus Horsens offers 11 programmes taught in English within the fields of architecture, engineering, marketing, management and business. In Danish Campus Horsens offers 14 programmes within the fields of engineering, architecture, built environment, production, marketing, management, nursing and pedagogy.
With all of these programmes offered in both languages, it is only natural that a large number of students come from other countries than Denmark. At Campus Horsens, approximately half of the students are international, either exchange students or full degree students.

  • Students: 4,000
  • International students: 2,200
  • Employees: 350
Read more about Campus Horsens here.

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Value Chain Management

Value Chain Management

Bachelor of Value Chain Management, 210 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Horsens
Duration 3,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6000 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/business/value-chain-management-bachelor

Description

The Bachelor Programme in Value Chain Management provides you with skills and knowledge needed to manage the way businesses receive raw materials as input, add value to the raw materials through various processes and sell finished products to customers. In other words, you will learn how to analyze, improve and innovate value chains in global business environments. The aim of this programme is, thus, to provide students with tools to give them a good overview of these networks of processes. You will learn all the different perspectives of the process from buying raw materials and producing the goods to how to distribute and market them.

Career Opportunities  

The degree in Value Chain Management prepares students for careers in businesses and the industrial sector. The typical areas of employment are in international companies that is providing services in:
  • Procurement
  • Merchandising
  • Trading
  • Distribution
  • Production management
  • Strategic management
  • Production development
  • Consulting
  • Warehousing

About the Degree

The programme in Value Chain Management is a professional bachelor's degree. Professional bachelor degrees have a curriculum in large part made up of career and practice oriented training. The programme prepares students for direct employment within professions of industry, education, commerce, health, etc. 

Professional bachelor degrees do not exclude access to subsequent degrees (e.g. a Master). In some cases a bridging programme or supplementary courses might be necessary. 

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must hold a certificate showing, that you have passed high school/upper secondary school, with examination results.

In addition, you must provide documentation of your current English language level. VIA accepts the TOEFL test, the TOEIC test, the IELTS test or the Cambridge ESOL test.
Applicants who are native speakers or have proof of secondary school education from the UK, Australia, the USA, Canada and New Zealand are exempt from the English language admission requirements.
Read more about the requirements for this programme.

Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk

You should also read VIA's instructions on the subject here

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact VIA University College directly. 
You can read more about how you apply at VIA here. 

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section http://en.fivu.dk/recognition

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students from outside the EU, EEA or Switzerland. 

The tuition fees are:

  • EUR 6.000 for each of the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 6th and 7th semester
  • EUR 1.000 for the 5th semester (internship)

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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 2017

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 21

Campus Horsens

Description

Campus Horsens offers a vibrant student life in an international setting. Both Danish and international students create a super active study environment in which common areas and closely situated student accommodation will frame your life. 
As Campus Horsens offers 11 programmes taught in English within the fields of architecture, engineering, marketing, management and business. In Danish Campus Horsens offers 14 programmes within the fields of engineering, architecture, built environment, production, marketing, management, nursing and pedagogy.
With all of these programmes offered in both languages, it is only natural that a large number of students come from other countries than Denmark. At Campus Horsens, approximately half of the students are international, either exchange students or full degree students.

  • Students: 4,000
  • International students: 2,200
  • Employees: 350
Read more about Campus Horsens here.

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VIA Summer School - Fashion Shoot (VIA Film & Transmedia)

VIA Summer School - Fashion Shoot (VIA Film & Transmedia)

Summer School of Photography and Film, 5 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus "Filmbyen" (Film City)
Duration 10 days
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 980 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 980 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/film-and-animation/fashion-shoot-summer-school
Take part in an innovative summer school each year in January or July!

Description 

Subject: Fashion Shoot – Nordic Noir

Duration of the summer school: 10 days in January or July

Language: English

Credits: Equivalent to 5 ECTS

Prerequisites: Competencies in film, fashion, art or communication at BA level

The course will run when there are a minimum number of registered participants. 

 Location: VIA Film & Transmedia, Filmbyen 2-4, DK-8000 Aarhus.


Career Opportunities 

Over the past few years, the Scandinavian-style of filmmaking, TV series production, fashion and design has become famous and had a worldwide impact. Fashion Shoot – Nordic Noir will upgrade your resume in fashion photography and film production. The focus is a Nordic Noir-styled fashion shoot, supported by film and fashion professionals. It will inspire you to develop your skills and competencies, and introduce you to a new network.

Admission

You can find a link to our application via our website: http://en.via.dk/programmes/film-and-animation/fashion-shoot-summer-school 

In case of questions contact International Coordinator Rikke Thomsen by email, titled “Summer School”
Rikke Thomsen
E: riht@via.dk
T:+45 87 55 05 53

Tuition

The tuition fee is €980. The fee includes all materials used, teaching costs and admission fees for day trips or study excursions that may take place.

 
For Further

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en

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


Summer 2017

Application date
May 15
Start date
Jul 24

Campus "Filmbyen" (Film City)

Description

The campus is located in the midst of one of the strongest film and media centres in Denmark; in the heart of Filmbyen ("Film City") Aarhus.

It benefits from close contact with related industries, from which it brings in a large number of guest lecturers. 

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VIA Summer School - International Health

VIA Summer School - International Health

Summer School of International Health, 4 ECTS
Health care, social services, and care services Interdisciplinary Studies

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Aarhus N
Duration 2 weeks
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 126 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 126 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/health/international-health-summer-school

Description

The summer school is open to all students studying to become:
  • Nurses
  • Occupational therapists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Psycho-motor therapists
  • Bioanalysts
  • Radiographers
  • Midwives
  • Nutrition and health specialists

Career Opportunities  

The summer school is designed for both Danish and international students, so it will be a great opportunity to spend time with fellow students from other countries while focusing on interdisciplinary and cross-professional cooperation involving various healthcare professions. The summer school will make a significant contribution to cultural understanding and dialogue.

About the Courses

The summer school is an obvious choice if you are looking for inspiration for your Bachelor project, and it also generates 4 ECTS credits.

A course certificate will be issued to all participants at the end of the process.
Approval of your attendance and the award of ECTS credits are subject to agreement with your home university or college, in accordance with current agreements.

Admission  

For further information regarding application date and start date, please contact VIA University College or read more here.

Tuition

There is a course fee for all students. 

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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



Campus Aarhus N

Description

Campus Aarhus N was opened by HRH Crown Princess Mary on 11th October 2011.
There are 7 health-science degree programmes gathered at Campus Aarhus N, where you will find attractive classrooms, enthusiastic teachers and innovative forms of teaching.
Our global approach is underlined by the presence of a large number of international students studying here in Denmark, and by the fact that many of our Danish students have periods of study abroad. We aim to create the best health-science degree programmes in Denmark, thereby benefiting not only our students, but also society as a whole.

  • Students: 2.600
  • International students: 150
  • Employees: 400
Read more here.

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VIA Summer School - Swimming Teacher Education

VIA Summer School - Swimming Teacher Education

Summer School of Swimming Teacher Education,
Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts Teacher's training

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Aarhus C
Duration 1 month
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/education-and-social-studies/swimming-summer-school

Description

Read more about the Summer School here

Campus Aarhus C

Description

This new united campus is the biggest Campus in Denmark within University Colleges. The Campus is 46,000 squaremeters divided in 5 buildings, each with 4-6 floors.
The architecture is breathtaking and has been awarded with an architecturally prize as being one of the 3 most beautiful and best new constructions in Aarhus.
The Campus is situated in the centre of Aarhus, close to everything.

Campus Aarhus C offers 10 different programmes in Danish within the fields of teaching, social education, social work, construction, engineering, business and management and 3 programmes taught and conducted in English within architecture, engineering, business and management. 

  • Students: 6.300
  • International students: 450
  • Employees: 430
Read more about Campus C here.

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Working in Contexts of Disaster or Conflict

Working in Contexts of Disaster or Conflict

Short-term programme of VIA Working in Contexts of Disaster or Conflict, 30 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Health care, social services, and care services Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts Teacher's training

Institution VIA University College
Campus Campus Aarhus C
Duration 0,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 3836 EUR
Website http://en.via.dk/programmes/education-and-social-studies/working-in-the-context-of-disaster-or-conflict-exchange

Description

Two modules taught in English from February to June every year: 
  • Children and Families in the Aftermath of Disasters - Social Work Responses
  • Conflicts and Social Work
Both modules are aimed at students of Social Work and related professions, e.g. Nursing, Social Pedagogy, Social Education, Teaching, Law, Human Resource Management, Public Management and Economics.

The modules are offered to bachelor students and to practitioners with a particular interest in cross-national and cross-disciplinary approaches to disaster responses and to conflict resolution in various contexts.

Career Opportunities  

A mix of learning formats are applied, e.g.
  • Introductory lectures supported by reading of text materials and articles
  • Individual studies and group work
  • Guest lecturers and field visits
  • Written assignments

About the Degree

With a focus on disasters and other emergencies affecting children and families, the course gives students the opportunity to expand their repertoire and competencies by learning about approaches and methods after a local emergency situation.
Further, a focus on conflicts in various contexts, levels and cultures, the course gives students the opportunity to expand their repertoire and competencies by studying conflict perspectives, theories and concepts, how to analyse conflict contexts and identify relevant models of conflict resolution.

Admission  

All Danish students must complete English at a B-level according to the level system in Danish secondary schools or equivalent proof of English skills.

General requirements in English language (corresponding to Danish B-level):
IELTS - 6.0
TOEFL Internet-based - 80
TOEFL Computer-based - 213
TOEFL Paper-based - 550
Cambridge test - CAE
TOEIC test - 700


Apply through the national electronic admission system, optagelse.dk with all relevant documentation.
Read more about applying via optagelse.dk.

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact your institution directly. 
A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://en.fivu.dk/recognition.

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.
Students from institutions without a bilateral partner agreement must pay a tuition fee.

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en   

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



Spring 2018

Application date
Nov 01
Start date
Feb 05

Campus Aarhus C

Description

This new united campus is the biggest Campus in Denmark within University Colleges. The Campus is 46,000 squaremeters divided in 5 buildings, each with 4-6 floors.
The architecture is breathtaking and has been awarded with an architecturally prize as being one of the 3 most beautiful and best new constructions in Aarhus.
The Campus is situated in the centre of Aarhus, close to everything.

Campus Aarhus C offers 10 different programmes in Danish within the fields of teaching, social education, social work, construction, engineering, business and management and 3 programmes taught and conducted in English within architecture, engineering, business and management. 

  • Students: 6.300
  • International students: 450
  • Employees: 430
Read more about Campus C here.

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