Academy Profession Degree of Construction Technology, 140 ECTSArchitecture, design and visual arts Mathematics, natural- and computer science
|Institution||VIA University College|
|Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH)||7550 EUR|
DescriptionDo 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 OpportunitiesWith 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 DegreeThe 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.
AdmissionYou 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.
TuitionThere 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
For further informationInformation 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