Leadership and Management Programme (1-year AP)
This programme is aimed at prospect students with a work career already but wishing to pursue a qualification within the field of Leadership. The programme is a 1 year Academic Professional Degree (AP degree) in Leadership and Management.
The leadership and management programme is an adult/continuing higher education program. The programme will give you concrete, elementary tools for leadership and management which will enable you to secure professional and personal development of your co-workers.
Name: Leadership and Management Programme
Type: 1-year Academy Professional Degree
Duration: 1 year
European transfer credits: 60 ECTS
About the programme
The purpose of the AP Leadership and Management programme is to develop your independence and your ability to analyze and assess practical problems in different business areas. It enables you to carry out various jobs, such as project manager, team manager, head of department etc., both at national and international levels.
Combined with your practical knowledge, this short cycle programme will increase your employability, and give you the opportunity to continue your career or further your studies in the field of leadership and management.
You can study Leadership and Management at Zealand Institute of Business and Technology in Køge.
General admission requirements for international students include one of the following international certificates:
- The Danish/French Baccalauréat (DFB), the European Baccalaureate (EB), the International Baccalaureate (IB), the Option Internationale du Baccalauréat (OIB) or another foreign qualifying examination certificate that can be equated with a Danish upper secondary school leaving certificate
- A relevant business programme
In addition, there can be prerequisites for English and mathematics proficiencies at predefined levels.
Contact the educational institution you wish to apply to for detailed information on entry requirements and required English proficiency levels.
To find out how you can get your foreign certificate assessed for recognition here in Denmark, see the Danish Agency for International Education.
For the AP Degree in Leadership and Management the deadline is December 15 for a course start in February. For this specific course the application is sent to the institution. For more information on application deadlines, read more at the Zibat page of application.
All students are required to pay a tuition fee, except those coming from a Nordic and EU country, or from Liechtenstein.
Tuition is free for students in an exchange programme.
Contact the educational institution for specific information.
An academic year is made up of two semesters, which begin around September 1 and February 1.
You may find a list of courses taught in Danish at the Danish Ministry of Education website:
You can find information on practical issues related to your study visit in Denmark with Danish Agency for International Education: