Web Development

Top-up degree of Web Development, 90 ECTS
Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution Business Academy Aarhus
Campus Sønderhøj 30
Duration 1,5
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 5500 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


The programme focuses on the development of web technologies within a number of different application fields and a number of different distribution platforms. The emphasis in this programme is on technologies that enable you to undertake anything from advanced web development projects, where the products are aimed at many different platforms, to the use of multimedia in integrated communication solutions.

Your programme will be composed of a transition module and three core modules. The choice of transition module depends on your qualifying exam. Apart from that, you need to complete two further modules. You may choose among elective modules, adding up to a total of six modules.

Some of the topics covered in this programme:  Web programming and backend (for Multimedia Designers); Web programming and frontend (for Computer Scientists); Databases and XML; Interface design and digital aesthetics; Philosophy of science and methodology etc.

Career Opportunities  

The programme is aimed at employment in R&D departments in companies of all sizes or in large consultancy or software companies working in the web field. Following a couple of years' work experience you will be able to handle superior functions in connection with the planning and architecture of complicated web systems.

Below are some examples of job titles:

  • Web Developer
  • Web Designer
  • Frontend Developer
  • Interface Developer
  • UX Developer
  • Programmer
  • Webmaster

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.   


The Bachelor’s top-up programme in Web Development is designed to be a direct top-up possibility to the AP degree in Multimedia Design and Communication or Computer Science. Therefore, in order to be admitted to the programme, you must have completed the AP degree.

In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. ( IELTS 6,5)

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact Business Academy Aarhus directly. 

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education in the section

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


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

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 | EU and non-EU applicants (With Danish AP degree)

Application date
Jul 01
Start date
Aug 20

Winter | EU and non-EU applicants

Application date
Oct 01
Start date
Feb 03

Summer | EU and non-EU applicants

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 20

Sønderhøj 30

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