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University College of Northern Denmark (UCN)

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University College of Northern Denmark (UCN)

The University College of Northern Denmark is located in three cities, Hjørring, Thisted and Aalborg, and currently has about 10,000 students, 1,000 of which are international students.

The college offers a dynamic and informal study environment. Small seminars and group work activities are always part of the study programs. Students are empowered and are expected to develop a critical and analytical approach and play an active role. A Career Service assists students seeking internship placements and careers.

What you can study here

Architectural Technology and Construction Management

Description

In the Constructing Architect programme, you learn to plan and coordinate building and installation projects. You will have courses in information technology, mathematics/physics and foreign languages. You will also learn how to run a business.

The programme is both theoretic and practical in nature.The curriculum is divided into a compulsory part and an elective part. The compulsory part makes up 2½ years of the programme, and includes the following subject areas:
  • General studies: communication, work methodology, organisation and teamwork, information technology, numeracy and applied mathematics/physics, as well as a foreign language
  • Business: business operations and administration, legal issues and law
  • Production: building services and installation production, including data presentation and plan production
  • Projecting: construction, planning and project management
The elective part, which makes up one year of the programme, consists of an internship, a specialisation and a final project.

Career Opportunities 

The Architectural Technology and Construction Management programme will give you a good starting point for working on different levels in businesses and organisations, the construction industry or in relation to it, depending on your own ambition and talent.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must either have an upper secondary education or a relevant vocational or technical education.
Read more about the admission to Architectural Technology and Construction Management.

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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





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Automation Engineering

Description

The programme in Automation Engineering focuses on working with the structure and optimisation of technical control systems both individually and in cooperation with others.You learn about the robotics technology that companies use to optimise their technical control systems and automated facilities.

You study subjects such as measuring techniques, data collection, control and regulation systems, technical mathematics, physics and quality assurance.

The programme takes two years and is comprised of the following elements:
  • A compulsory element that contains general engineering courses and specialised courses.
  • An elective element that includes the subjects; databases, robotics, optimisation, high-level programming, knowledge technology and wireless technologies.
  • A three month internship.
  • A final project.
There will also be an internship, which can be with a start-up or growth company.

Career Opportunities 

As an AP Graduate in Automation Engineering you are well-prepared to join the business community where you can look for jobs in public utilities or industrial facilities that manufacture wind turbines or pumps.

As an AP Graduate of Automation Engineering, you can continue your studies on the Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Product Development and Integrative Technology at UCN.

Admission  

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

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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


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Computer Science

Description

On the Computer Science programme you learn to develop and maintain IT systems. You learn to understand existing standard systems and how to develop new ones from, for example, a given enterprise's special needs. You are also taught how to analyse business requirements, implement solutions and to work as part of a team.  The programme consists of the following subjects:
  • General Business Knowledge in an IT Perspective: Project Management and Organisation, Business Economics, E-business and IT Strategies.
  • Systems Development: Systems analysis, Systems design, Usability, Methodology and Development Strategies.
  • Programming: Algorithms and Data Structures, Problem-solving, Object-oriented Design Patterns and Architectures, Programming languages, and Databases.
  • Internet Technology: Operating systems, Concurrency control, Security and Safety, Computer Architectures, Networks and Network Architecture.
You complete the programme with a final project, in which you develop a specific IT-solution for a company.

Career Opportunities 

The computer science programme gives you access to many possible jobs within IT. You could work with:
  • Development and maintenance of IT systems
  • Consultancy on implementation of new technology 
  • Responsibility for operating a company’s IT systems

After completion of the Computer Science programme you can also continue your studies and obtain a Bachelor’s degree.


Admission  

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

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

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 for International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

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Design, Technology & Business (Graphics)

Description

On the programme, you gain insight into the design process from the point where an idea is conceived to where it ends as a finished product in stores.

The programme is divided into a common curriculum, which lasts 1 year, an individual profile and a specialisation, each lasting 6 months. During the first two semesters, you are taught mandatory subjects such as: the design process, value philosophy, business organisations, aesthetics, technology, environment, marketing and communications. For the third semester, you choose your profile subject:
  • Design, where you learn to assess design in broad contexts and the use of IT in the design and construction processes.
  • Business, where you learn to evaluate a company's purchasing and marketing activities in broad business-related contexts - with or without the use of IT.
  • Production, where you learn to assess logistics, production, work environment, quality and IT solutions.
For the fourth semester, you choose a specialisation.

Career Opportunities 

The programme equips the graduate to independently plan and carry out processes and tasks in business areas concerning graphic design and communication. For this reason, your job opportunities with an AP degree in Design, Technology & Business (Graphics) will be very prosperous.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must either have an upper secondary education or a relevant vocational or technical education.
Read more about the admission to Design, Technology & Business (Graphics).

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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





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E-concept Development

Description

On the programme, you learn to work with the development of concepts for all digital platforms on a strategic and practical level. In addition to the mandatory courses, you choose between courses in either e-commerce or e-design. The course also consists of a number of electives and an internship. On the programme, you are taught such things as:
  • E-concept development
  • E-project management
  • User experience (UX) and theory of science
E-commerce covers topics in:
  • Strategic concept and business development
  • Technology
  • E-commerce
  • Marketing
  • Communication
E-design covers topics in:
  • Digital design development with focus on service design
  • Intercultural relations and aesthetics, design and identity
  • Digital genres
The programme is taught using a combination of traditional methods, independent problem solving, projects and group work. There is a three month internship.

Career Opportunities 

As a graduate you will be able to handle many different kinds of jobs. Here are a few examples:
  • E-shop manager
  • Retail e-shop manager
  • Concept developer within digital media
  • Project manager
  • Cross-media designer
  • Web designer
  • E-marketing
  • Entrepreneur
If you want to add another facet to the knowledge you have already achieved, you can pursue a master’s degree at university.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must have an upper secondary education.
Read more about the admission to E-concept Development.

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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





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Energy Technology

Description

The programme in Energy Technology trains you to perform tasks across the fields of electricity, heating, water and sanitation that are aimed at optimising the energy consumption of technical installations and processing plants. You learn about energy-efficient air-conditioning, hot-air heating, heat pumps etc. and the technologies associated with them. This means that you are taught how to apply energy saving measures in both housing and industry.

The Academy Profession degree programme takes 2 years and consists of the following elements:
  • A compulsory element, which makes up half the programme and covers technologies and systems.
  • An elective element, where you can specialise in the subjects that interest you most.
  • An internship and a final examination project.

Career Opportunities 

With an Academy Profession degree in Energy Technology you can apply for the following jobs that regard electric installations, utility companies, etc.:
  • Project Manager
  • Energy Engineer
  • Energy Advisor
  • Sales Engineer
After graduating you can continue studying on the Product Development & Integrative Technology programme at University College of Northern Denmark.

Admission  

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

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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


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Export and Technology

Description

The programme teaches you how to provide service and to produce sales and marketing plans for various customer groups.

You work with the subject from both a national and international perspective. You gain an understanding of the product to be internationally marketed and learn how to sell Danish know-how to international companies using negotiation strategies and cultural insight.


The professional bachelor in export and technology is a new programme that trains you to develop and deploy sales and marketing plans for customer groups in the global market. You learn how to provide technical service and consulting. The programme focuses on the following disciplines:
  • Communication and cultural understanding
  • Product development, production and innovation
  • Sales and marketing
The programme takes 3½ years and is divided into semesters. The 6th semester consists of a 6 month internship.

Career Opportunities 

As an Export & Technology Manager you can work at different levels in companies around the world. Your job titles could be:
  • Export consultant 
  • Product consultant 
  • Buyer
  • Export manager 
  • Export director 
  • Product manager 
  • Purchasing manager
There is a world of opportunities and only your imagination, ambition and talent sets the limits.

Admission  

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

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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




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Financial Management

Description

On this programme you learn about the financial sector, customer relations and business law.

The joint part of the programme covers business economics, financial activities and marketing, business law, customer relations, global economics and statistics. You can specialise in a subject through company placement, studies at an institution of higher education and with your examination project.

The programme is divided into a compulsory part and an elective part. You gain the practical skills and knowledge needed to work in the financial sector. Mandatory subjects include:
  • Financial Enterprises and Markets
  • Personal Economics
  • Customer/client Relations
  • Business Economics
  • Management and Communications
  • Global Economics
  • Business Law
  • Statistics
For the fourth semester, you choose a specialisation and write your final examination project.

Career Opportunities 

Graduates must be able to analyse and plan financial tasks and perform financial control for manufacturing, commercial or service companies in national and international markets.

With an Academy Profession Degree in Financial Management you must also be able to perform specialist work for banks, savings banks, building societies, public institutions and real estate agencies and work as a property administrator.

About the degree

Admission  

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

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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

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Global Health

Description

The International Module in Global Health is concerned with improving health and achieving equality in health for people worldwide. Moreover, it is a relevant subject for both research and clinical practice.

At the course the partipant will:
  • study in an intercultural and inter-professional class
  • cooperate with health organisations, clinical placements e.g.
  • learn about different perspectives in Global Health
  • become aware of your own profession in inter-professional and multicultural cooperations

Career Opportunities

Supplementary qualifications to degrees in health.

About the Degree

Structure and content:

3 ECTS: Global Health - prevention and health promotion focusing on women, children and elderly.
3 ECTS: Organisation and Cooperation
3 ECTS: Health and Intercultural Communication
2 ECTS: Welfare Techology and Innovation
3 ECTS: Health Science, Research Methods and Ethics
4 ECTS: Clinical Visits, Project Work and Examinations

Duration:

25 August -14 November 2014
20 January -17 April 2015
24 August -13 November 2015
25 January - April 22 2016

Admission

Students enrolled at a University or University College studying Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Midwifery, Radiography or other health-related programmes can apply to participate in this module.
  • You must be a second or third year student at the start of the international module in Global Health.
  • You must be able to follow a discussion and communicate in English.
In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a
specified level.

Apply directly at http://www.ucnorth.dk/Home/Programmes-Courses/Global_Health.aspx The application deadline is 1st April for the fall module and 1st October for the spring module. 

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

Before you can get a preliminary acceptance for your admittance to the Global Health module you need to be an undergraduate health student submitted in a university / school If UCN have no agreement with a home institution of yours or you have already completed your undergraduate degree, the tuition fee is  1.073,00 EURO (EU Student) and 1.930,00 EURO (Outside the EU).

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
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International Hospitality Management

Description

The Bachelor Degree programme in International Hospitality Management is a top-up programme to the Marketing Management; Hospitality, Service & Tourism Management; Financial Management and similar Academy Profession Degree programmes.

The programme will provide you with knowledge that enables you to handle complex and practical tasks in marketing, managing, as well as running and developing businesses in the trades of experience economy, tourism, hotels and travelling which are all central to the hospitality industry.

In other words, the International Hospitality Management programme does not just focus on either tourism, hotels or restaurant management, it covers and combines the trades in a joint hospitality education.

The education takes 1½ years and is divided into three semesters that each have their own professional focus and subjects:
  • Economics & Management
  • Cultural awareness & customer relations
  • Business strategy

Career Opportunities 

With a Professional Bachelor Degree in International Hospitality Management you are guaranteed many interesting possibilities within the hospitality management business in Danish as well as international companies and organisations.

You will be able to handle complex tasks in the complex business that is the hospitality sector.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must have an upper secondary education.
Read more about the admission to International Hospitality Management.

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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






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International Sales & Marketing

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.

A professional bachelor in International Sales and Marketing Management is a top-up programme that takes 1½ years. It consists of 3 terms including work placement and a final project.
The following subjects are taught:
  • Company sales base, focusing on sales and marketing.
  • Methodology and scientific theory, that, amongst other things, covers report writing skills.
  • Business development from an international perspective with focus on sales strategies, sales training etc., and an optional theme.
The final term is comprised of work placement and a final project.

Career Opportunities 

With a Professional Bachelor Degree you will be able to find jobs and build a career in Denmark as well as abroad and you should be able to get job such as:
  • Product Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Key Account Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Sales Co-ordinator
  • Export Planner
  • Marketing Co-ordinator

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must have an upper secondary education.
Read more about the admission to International Sales & Marketing.

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

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 for International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

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. 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











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IT Network & Electronics Technology

Description

On the programme in IT-Technology, you work with the latest technologies in computing, electronics and telecommunication. The two year programme is comprised of a six month mandatory period followed by electives and specialisation.

There is also a three month internship.You study programming, mathematics, business studies and consulting. You specialise in either electronics or networks after the first semester.Examples of mandatory subjects are:
  • Electronic systems
  • Network systems
  • Software development
  • Management
During the electronics study programme, you learn, among other things, about electronic circuitry, networks as well as production and test equipment.During the network study programme, you learn about communication technology systems, network systems, database systems and data security.

Career Opportunities 

With an Academy Profession degree in IT Network & Electronics Technology you can apply for the following jobs
  • Hardware and software developer
  • IT supporter and administrator
  • Integration tester
Or graduates can continue studying at the top-up programme Product Development & Integrative Technology at University College of Northern Denmark.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must either have an upper secondary education or a relevant vocational or technical education.
Read more about the admission to IT Network & Electronics Technology.

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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


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Marketing Management

Description

Marketing Management is a 2-year programme, which is based on applied science, providing a combination of economic, communicative and cultural subjects with focus on international marketing. The programme is a combination of theory and practical experience with many projects and case studies from real-life companies. You study subjects such as:
  • International Marketing
  • Communication
  • Project Management
  • Organisation and Logistics
  • Design
  • Financial Management
  • Global Economics and Development
  • Business Economics and Statistics
  • Entrepreneurship
In addition, there may be special elective combinations. The specialisation period in the 4th semester may consist of either a work placement in a company in Denmark or abroad or theoretical studies at an institution of higher education in Denmark or abroad. The final project should demonstrate the ability to work independently and methodologically with a complex problem within the area of marketing and is usually done in cooperation with a company.

Career Opportunities 

With an Academy Profession Degree in Marketing Management you will typically find a job as a sales, logistics, or marketing assistant in a Danish or international company. You will also be able to find jobs within finances or you might work on marketing activities in the public sector.

Admission  

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

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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




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Multimedia Design & Communication

Description

The programme in Multimedia Design and Communication contains a compulsory part and an elective part. On the compulsory part, you take courses in the following subject areas:
  • Business Studies
  • Communication and Presentation
  • Visualisation and Concept Development
  • Interaction Development
During the course of the programme, you learn to understand organisational structures and processes in connection with multimedia development.

You work across disciplines with communication and dissemination theories, construction of websites, graphic design, audio/video and 3D animation, aesthetics, marketing, journalism, IT systems and data communication. On the elective part, you specialise in one of the four subject areas.

Your final examination project is produced at a company in connection with your work placement.


Career Opportunities 

With an Academy Profession degree in IT Network & Electronics Technology you can apply for the following jobs
  • Web designer
  • Sales and marketing assistant
  • Multimedia designer and supporter
  • System developer

You will have direct access to the top-up programmes Web Development and E-concept Devel-opment which are professional bachelor's programmes at UCN - University College of Northern Denmark.

Admission  

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

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

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

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


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Natural and Cultural Heritage Management

Description

The BA programme in Natural and Cultural Heritage Management comprises communication subjects as well as subjects that enhance an understanding of decision-making processes and communication with organizations.

The aim of the programme is for the students to learn how to handle organisational and communication assignments within experience occupations mainly within natural and cultural heritage management.

The programme has a local, national and international scope and students of the programme gain the skills needed to communicate projects in the experience economy to both end users and business partners. You learn to develop, manage and market communication tasks primarily for businesses that work in the natural and cultural experience field. The study programme is made up of mandatory courses, electives, work placement and a final project.

The mandatory courses include the following subjects:
  • Understanding nature, including ecology and nature management.
  • Nature experience, open air life and healthy living.
  • Cultural understanding and Intercultural communication.
  • Cultural experience and cultural institutions.
  • Communication theories and techniques.
  • Experience design.
  • Experience economy, including sociology, culture and tourism policies and public administration.
  • Entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship and innovation.
  • Project management.

Career Opportunities 

The Bachelor of Natural and Cultural Heritage Management programme has a dual purpose:
  • To be professionally oriented and provide competencies for employment within both the public and the private sectors.
  • To provide access to further study programmes of higher educations (post-graduate).
Natural and cultural heritage management is intended for both public and private sectors and organisations, cultural institutions and enterprises.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must have an upper secondary education.
Read more about the admission to Natural and Cultural Heritage Management.

In addition documentation of English language proficiency (minimum B2) is required.
Read about the language requirements of University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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


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Product Development & Integrative Technology

Description

You learn how to integrate different technologies and approaches in the development and construction of technical systems and products.

Graduates of the programme are able to take part in product development processes and to manage and control them.

The programme combines product development and technical integration with a study programme that supplements the following business academy programmes: IT and network technologist, production technologist, electrician, automation technologist or energy technologist.

It consists of three semesters each lasting six months.

There are three lines of specialisation:
  • Product development, design and production - specialisation for production technologists
  • IT and electronics - specialisation for IT network and electronic technologists
  • Installation, automation and energy - specialisation for electricians, automation technologists and energy technologists.

Career Opportunities 

With a Bachelor Degree in Product Development & Integrative Technology, you will be able to take part in product development processes and control and manage them. You should be able to make a decisive contribution to the meaningful integration of several technologies in the development of products and services of a business.

Furthermore, you should be able to actively involve end-users in the development phase through user-driven innovation.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must have an upper secondary education.
Read more about the admission to Product Development & Integrative Technology.

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

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 for International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://ufm.dk/en/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. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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










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Service, Hospitality & Tourism Management

Description

The programme takes 2 years and is based on relevant business practices and theories. You learn about the structure of service companies, their areas of interest and their financial management. You study service markets, customer relations, innovation, strategic planning and communication.The compulsory part of the curriculum covers five subject areas:
  • Methodology
  • Service organisation
  • Business development and economics
  • Planning
  • Communications
You acquire knowledge of the service professions, their organisation, interest areas, economic structure and business conditions.In the period between the first and second study year, there is a 13 week internship.

To complete the programme, you must complete a final year project which relates to your chosen specialisation.

Career Opportunities 

Graduates of the programme are qualified to work with hotel and resaurant management, tourism or for cultural institutions and congress centres.

An Academy Profession Degree in Service, Hospitality & Tourism Management provides a good basis for further education (top-up) in Denmark or abroad. Service, Hospitality & Tourism Management graduates may receive different kinds of credit for previous educational programmes and work experience.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must either have an upper secondary education or a relevant vocational or technical education.
Read more about the admission to Service, Hospitality & Tourism Management.

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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


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Software Development

Description

This top-up programme covers the technical and theoretical aspects of software development, such as system integration and database development.

You gain the knowledge and skills needed to participate in large IT development projects. You also learn to use various databases and to further develop existing systems. On the project management course, you learn to manage and communicate software development processes.

The programme takes 1½ years and consists of five core subjects, three electives, a work placement and a bachelor project.The five core subjects are:
  • Development of large systems
  • Database for developers
  • Contract based development
  • System integration
  • Test
The three electives are:
  • Project management
  • Safety
  • Theory of science
The programme is taught using a combination of traditional methods, independent problem solving, projects and group work. There is a three month work placement in one or more companies.

Career Opportunities 

After graduation you will be able to handle many kinds of jobs within the IT business. For instance:
  • System Developer 
  • Software Developer 
  • Project Manager
If you want to add another dimension to the knowledge that you have already achieved, you can educate yourself further by taking a master’s degree at university.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must have an upper secondary education.
Read more about the admission to Software Development.

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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






















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Sport Management

Description

Do you want to take part in the coordination and delivery of sport and leisure events?
Are you a natural leader and manager?
Are you looking for an opportunity to engage a wide variety of stakeholders?
Do you want to play in a league where it’s all about creating the right team, dribbling past economic pitfalls and opposition and leaving your own visible mark? And do you want to make it your way of living?

The Bachelor Degree programme in Sport Management gives you the chance to combine your passion for sports and events with in-depth understanding of business mechanisms in the sport, event and leisure sector.

The Bachelor Degree in Sport Management is a 1.5 year full-time study programme which is a top-up programme for students who hold an AP Degree in Marketing Management, Service, Hospitality & Tourism Management and Financial Management.The programme also applies to people with a relevant background or interest in the business.This programme will give you thorough knowledge and competencies through a solid foundation of theory and practise providing you with ample opportunity for interesting jobs after you complete your education.

The primary competencies are:
  • Market and business-related competencies
  • Organisational/management competencies
  • Creative and innovative competencies

Career Opportunities

The programme focuses on preparing students for a dynamic role within sport and event management worldwide.

Typical job titles are:
  • Sports Consultant
  • Key Account Manager
  • Club Manager
  • Event Coordinator
  • Project Manager
  • Sport Executive
  • Sport Development Planner
  • Sport Marketing Coordinator
  • Mid-level Manager
  • Administrator

Admission

There are four possible ways to qualify for admission on the Bachelor’s programme in Sport Management. At University College Northern Denmark we offer potential students the chance to join one of the three AP programmes:
  • Service, Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • Financial Management
  • Marketing Management
that make students eligible for attending the Sport Management programme. Alternatively, people with another educational background, or with a background or interest in the business, can have their competencies evaluated and possibly approved to attend the programme. Such students could be students who are studying to become teachers of P.E. Others with similar training in sports or physical education will be evaluated individually and may receive credit for previous studies.

In addition apllicants are required to meet the following language requirements

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://ufm.dk/en/recognition

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

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold 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://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


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Teacher Education Programme/Bachelor of Education

Description

The Bachelor of Education is a four year BA programme and the objective of the programme is to train teachers for the primary and lower secondary schools and to provide a basis for further training. UCN offers an international profile to the BA of Education programme.

At the BA of Education international profile you will get a teacher training programme with an international perspective and emphasis. The aim of the international profile is to educate teachers who have specific competencies within language, culture and international cooperation and who will be able to develop and facilitate the international dimension of the classroom.


Career Opportunities

You will be qualified to work in the Danish public school system, in international schools in Denmark and in schools with an international profile, and you will also be qualified to work with multicultural aspects of teaching and classroom management.

About the Degree

The language of instruction will be English the first two years of the programme.

You will have English as your mandatory teaching subject on the first and the second year of the programme. You will also have modules within Educational Studies, Pedagogics and International Cooperation and Intercultural Competencies.

On years three and four of the programme the language of instruction will be Danish. This means that you will follow the Danish taught modules together with the Danish students. On year 3 we expect that you have the required language proficiency to follow the courses taught in Danish. Language Center Aalborg offers intensive language courses for international students. Please contact the language center as special terms may apply.

On years three and four you select your second and third eligible teaching subjects.

As an integrated part of the international profile you will have 6 weeks of international teacher training in a public or private school abroad.


Admission

Specific language requirements apply to the programme. Please find the admission requirements on our website.

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

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







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Web Development

Description

You learn how to analyse and use different systems, e.g. XML and CMS and acquire the skills you need to work with various platforms, media and applications.

Web development is a top-up programme that takes 1½ years. It consists of six core subjects and three electives.The six core subjects can be chosen from:
  • Web programming and network
  • Backend and frontend programming
  • Databases and XML
  • Development environments and CMS
  • Web communication and network sociology
  • Interface design and digital aesthetics
  • Advanced media technologies
The three electives are:
  • Project management
  • Safety
  • Theory of science
All subjects are completed by an oral examination of an approved project report.

Career Opportunities 

After graduation plenty of exciting career opportunities will be available to you within the IT business, such as:
  • Internal development departments in companies and businesses of any size
  • Consultancies or software businesses within the web or IT businesses
After a few years’ employment, you will be able to handle overall functions in connection with planning and creating architecture for complicated web systems. Furthermore, you will also be able to pursue a career as an independent consultant.

Admission  

To be admitted to this programme, you must have an upper secondary education.
Read more about the admission to Web Development.

International students starting their studies at University College of Northern Denmark will be charged approx. Euro 100 International Student Service Fee.
Read more about Student Service Fees at University College of Northern Denmark.

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

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

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. 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 who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

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


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