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IBA International Business Academy, located in the town of Kolding, currently has 1500 students enrolled, many of whom are international students. The school offers AP degree, Bachelor and Master degree programmes within Business, Marketing and Finance, some of which include internship placements. Also offered is an MBA-level programme. Many programmes are taught in English.

The study programmes offer a dynamic combination of theoretical study and practical experience that aim to empower students to tackle real-world issues. The programmes are globally oriented and incorporate specialisations that cover a range of areas, including Management, Communications, Design and Innovation.

The IBA has partnered with universities in several countries, including the UK and France, to offer joint programmes. The undergraduate degree programmes enable free study at universities in the USA and Europe and students enjoy the opportunity to take part in international activities such as competitions and marketing projects.

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Euro-Asia Business Management | Bachelor 4 years

Euro-Asia Business Management

Bachelor of Euro-Asia Business Management, 120 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 4 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4565 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/bachelor/euro-asia-business-management-int-iba

Description

If you are interested in an international career in sales, management and marketing, and would like to study in China for two years, this programme may be of interest to you.In the fast-expanding global market, IBA and Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance (SLU) have jointly developed a special opportunity for European, Asian and other international students to obtain two degrees:
  • AP Degree in Marketing Management (2 years at IBA, Kolding)
  • BA in Management, Business Administration (2 years at SLU, Shanghai)

What you learn

With the Euro-Asia Business Management Programme you learn about marketing, management, communication and economics in the global context, and also about which factors play important roles in trading among European and Asian countries.
Additionally, you will learn about law, ethics, psychology and the Chinese language, in order for you to be able to analyse differences and equalities.
At IBA International Business Academy, we work with various methods for learning and teaching. For instance, regular classes, group work, lectures, visitors from relevant businesses, cases , themes, project weeks, etc. It means that no two weeks in school are the same, and you will experience the kinds of real life challenges that you’ll inevitably encounter when you get your first job.

The global perspective

What makes this degree special is its highly concentrated European-Asian perspective. With the programme taking place in Europe and in China, you become part of a dynamic group of internationally-oriented, ambitious students, with whom you can share experience and knowledge, while enjoying networking opportunities of potential value to your career.

Studying in this international environment enables you to experience and interact with people from different cultures, giving immense benefits for both your personal and career development.

Structure of the programme

You will study the first two years at IBA and the following two at SLU. You will then obtain an AP degree in Marketing Management (IBA) and a Bachelor in Management, Business Administration (SLU).

All teaching and all exams at IBA are in English. During the two years at Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance, the curriculum is a mixture of mandatory Chinese language courses and English taught business-related subjects.

Career Opportunities 

Typical career possibilities are within management and marketing - especially in companies with a strong global profile.

Admission  

To be accepted to the programme, you must have an education equivalent to a Danish upper secondary education, or relevant vocational education is required. English and Mathematics must be included.  For more information about non-Danish entry qualifications, please visit the website of the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science

Check the specific admission requirements and application procedure on our website here: https://www.iba.dk/international/marketing-management

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

Tuition

Study period at IBA:
Danish, Nordic, EU and EEA students: Free of charge.
Other students: DKK 68,000 per year (DKK 34,000 per semester).
Students who are exchanged between IBA and other institutions where bilateral exchange agreements exist are exempt from paying study fees to IBA.

Study period at SLU:
All students: Approx. RMB 20,000/year


Autumn | all students

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 24

EA Kolding, IBA

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European Executive MBA (e-learning) | Master 2-6 years part-time

European Executive MBA (e-learning)

Master (2 years) of Business Administraton (e-learning), 90 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 2-6 years part-time
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 3860 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 3860 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/master/european-executive-mba-e-learning

Description

As a manager, it is important to stay ahead of market trends and development, as well as with the various external factors that influence a company’s success, ability to compete with others, and position in the market.Some of the most important parameters for a company to be successful are strategy, economics, management, marketing and human resource management, and this programme has a strong focus on these topics.This MBA Degree is a part-time and international programme, offered by Leeds Beckett University in co-operation with IBA International Business Academy in Kolding.

Course start: September or February

Programme contents

  • The typical duration of the programme is 2 years (4 semesters).
  • The programme comprises 6 x 12-week modules, and a dissertation. 180 CATS in total.
  • The programme is 100% e-learning, and all classes and tests are in English.
  • Every module finishes with a written assignment or an oral online test.
  1. Managerial Economics - 20 CATS (10 ECTS)
  2. Managing Human Resources - 20 CATS (10 ECTS)
  3. Managing Accountancy & Finance - 20 CATS (10 ECTS)
  4. Managing Strategy and Change - 20 CATS (10 ECTS)
  5. Marketing Management - 20 CATS (10 ECTS)
  6. Critical Management Inquiry - 20 CATS (10 ECTS)
  7. Dissertation (Hovedopgave) - 60 CATS (30 ECTS)

Jobs and career

Do you want to be first in line when companies need managers? By getting this education, you are able to hold a manager or mid-level manager position within an international company. You also have a good foundation for a career within consulting, marketing, finance and human resource management within the international market.

Admission Requirements  

You must normally have successfully completed a degree in a relevant subject area at undergraduate level (bachelor or equivalent). For this study programme, you should have minimum two years’ relevant management experience, including staff management. 

Additionally, English language requirements must be met (equivalent to IELTS 6.5). Please see our website for the full English language requirements, as well as exemptions. 

Tuition

Price for registration is DKK 8,500.
Each module costs DKK 15,000.
The dissertation costs DKK 16,500.
The total price is DKK 115,000.


Spring | all citizens

Application date
Feb 01
Start date
Feb 01

Autumn | all citizens

Application date
Sep 01
Start date
Sep 01

EA Kolding, IBA

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Executive MBA (part-time) | Master 2 years (part-time)

Executive MBA (part-time)

Master (2 years) of Executive MBA, 90 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 2 years (part-time)
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 5000 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 5000 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/master/executive-mba

Description

It has become increasingly important that leaders can navigate in the international business world, which is constantly changing. It is important to be ahead of the many changes and to really understand them.

The Executive MBA focuses on strategy, leadership, HRM and finance, and it qualifies you for a top-level management position at an international level, so you can lead your company and your employees confidently and professionally. 

The Executive MBA is for anyone who wishes to be professionally attractive within internationally-aligned environments; who wants to be able to take productive, appropriate decisions, reacting to changes and trends. It’s for anyone who wants to work seriously on their development, gaining leadership qualifications with relevant, modern tools, in order to influence and develop both organizations and people with an international perspective.

Please note that non-EU citizens cannot be granted a study visa for this programme, as it is part-time. 

Career Opportunities 

Executive MBA at IBA enables you to achieve management qualification at a high and international level with great flexibility. In this programme you will become a member of a growing network of MBA graduates from the IBA and Coventry University, a network that you may draw upon and gain from in the future. As an Executive MBA graduate, you can typically enter senior management roles in the international business world. 

About the degree

The Excecutive Master of Business Administration has these focus areas: strategy, leadership, HRM and finance.

The Executive MBA is based on many years of teaching, research and consultancy, which have been central to the activities of academic staff at Coventry University Business School and IBA, and have resulted in the development of high-quality study programmes at university level, research degrees, international work placements, media work and an array of publications at both institutions.

Admission requirements

You must normally have successfully completed a degree in a relevant subject area at undergraduate level (bachelor or equivalent). For this study programme, you should have minimum two years’ relevant management experience, including staff management. 

Additionally, English language requirements must be met (equivalent to IELTS 6.5). Please see our website for the full English language requirements, as well as exemptions. 

Tuition

The total tuition fee is DKK 149,000. 

Autumn | all citizens

Application date
Aug 23
Start date
Sep 03

EA Kolding, IBA

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Informatics | Top-up degree 1 year

Informatics

Top-up degree of Informatics, 60 ECTS
Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 1 year
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 5000 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 5000 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/bachelor/bachelor-of-science-informatics

Description

This programme gives candidates the leading edge skills for 21st century Informatics. Career destinations for the graduates of the programme include the IT Security, web and desktop application development, or continue their study on the post-graduate level.

The full-time BSc (Hons) Informatics degree has been developed by IBA in co-operation with Coventry University, UK. The programme is developed, delivered and assessed by IBA, it is awarded and quality assured by Coventry University. The programme leads to a Coventry University degree award.

Career Opportunities 

Graduates of this programme will be:
  • Competent computing professionals, with the ability work effectively in the computing/IT industry worldwide, or as facilitators in any industry requiring computing/IT expertise.
  • Competent to undertake research at Masters level building on the knowledge gained in the Bsc Informatics.
  • Competent to work in the multicultural environment and project teams.

About the degree

This BSc (Hons) Informatics programme is a top-up degree building on previous academic education and professional experience. It is basically the third year of a three-year Bachelor education.

The programme consists of 6 modules.
  • Web API Development
  • Information Technology and Global Development
  • Agile Development
  • Games and AI
  • Open Source Development
  • Individual Project

Admission  

The normal requirement for this one-year top-up BSc programme is a minimum of two years’ post-secondary education (AP degree from Denmark or equivalent), or 240 CATS (APL with 120 credits at level 1 and 120 credits at level 2) obtained in an IT-related area. We also accept Higher National Diploma, Associate Degree, etc. 

Additionally, English language requirements must be met (equivalent to IELTS 6.0). Please see our website for the full English language requirements, as well as exemptions. 

Tuition

Total tuition fees: DKK 75,000. 
EU nationals and students legally resident in Denmark at the moment of application can pay the tuition fees in two instalments. 

Autumn | Non-EU/EEA/Swiss students

Application date
Jun 15
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn | EU/EEA/Swiss students

Application date
Aug 15
Start date
Sep 01

EA Kolding, IBA

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International Business | Master 1 year (14 months)

International Business

Master (1 year) of International Business, 90 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 1 year (14 months)
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4300 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 4300 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/master/master-of-science-in-international-business-fulltime

Description

Strengthen your management skills and your international career. With a Master of Science in International Business, you develop and update current skills in order to handle your company’s management and international challenges, bringing it into the future.  The MSc is an international education offered in cooperation with Coventry University in the UK.

Career Opportunities 

After graduation, you can get employment at management and mid-management levels in international companies, or you can secure assignments and functions within marketing management and human resource management.  You can also pursue an academic research degree such as a Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) or Ph.d.

About the degree

The degree consists of eight modules and a dissertation. 
  • Global Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Marketing in an International Perspective
  • Accounting for Business
  • Global Business in Emerging Regions
  • International Leadership and Management
  • Global Markets and Entry Strategies
  • International Trade Management
  • International Human Resource Management
  • Dissertation

Admission requirements

You must normally have successfully completed a degree in a relevant subject area at undergraduate level (bachelor or equivalent). 

Additionally, English language requirements must be met (equivalent to IELTS 6.5). Please see our website for the full English language requirements, as well as exemptions. 

Tuition fees

The total tuition fee is DKK 96,000. 
EU nationals, as well as those legally resident in Denmark at the time of application, can pay the tuition fees in instalments.


Autumn | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Aug 15
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Jun 15
Start date
Sep 01

EA Kolding, IBA

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International Business | Top-up degree 1 year

International Business

Top-up degree of International Business, 60 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 1 year
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4300 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 4300 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/bachelor/international-business-full-time

Description

This programme encourages the development of a range of specific business knowledge and skills, as well as that of critical attitudes towards change and enterprise that reflect the dynamic business environment and the need for adaptability of business graduates.

The full-time top-up BA (Honours) International Business degree has been developed by IBA in co-operation with Coventry University, UK. The programme is developed, delivered and assessed by IBA, it is awarded and quality assured by Coventry University. The programme leads to a Coventry University degree award.

Career Opportunities 

With this bachelor's degree, you are well-equipped for a career in an international company. You get skills that will strengthen your job options within marketing, financing and human resource management in a global market.The BA degree is also one step further up the educational ladder to a master’s degree.

About the degree

This BA in International Business is a top-up degree building on previous academic education and professional experience. It is basically the third year of a three-year Bachelor education.
The programme consists of 7 modules.
  • Principles of Strategy
  • Management of E-commerce
  • Academic Engilsh for International Business
  • International Human Resource Management
  • International Logistics
  • International Marketing
  • Understanding International Business

Admission  

The normal requirement for this one-year top-up BA programme is a minimum of two years’ post-secondary education (AP degree from Denmark or equivalent), or 240 CATS (APL with 120 credits at level 1 and 120 credits at level 2) obtained in a business-related area. We also accept Higher National Diploma, Associate Degree, etc. 

Additionally, English language requirements must be met (equivalent to IELTS 6.0). Please see our website for the full English language requirements, as well as exemptions. 

Tuition

Total tuition fees: DKK 64,000. 
EU nationals and students legally resident in Denmark at the moment of application can pay the tuition fees in two instalments. 

Autumn | Non-EU/EEA/Swiss students

Application date
Jun 15
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn | EU/EEA/Swiss students

Application date
Aug 15
Start date
Sep 01

EA Kolding, IBA

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International Business (e-learning) | Top-up degree 1.5-6 years

International Business (e-learning)

Top-up degree of International Business (e-learning), 60 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 1.5-6 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 2685 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 2685 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/onlineprogrammes/international-business-e_learning-iba

Description

The Bachelor in International Business is a part-time and international programme, offered by Leeds Beckett University in co-operation with IBA International Business Academy in Kolding, and is taught 100% via e-learning. It is a top-up programme that corresponds to the third year of a full-time bachelor and builds on top of two year programmes like the Danish AP degrees or the British DipHE or HND programmes.

Career Opportunities 

With this bachelor's degree, you are well-equipped for a career in an international company. You get skills that will strengthen your job options within marketing, financing and human resource management in a global market.The BA degree is also one step further up the educational ladder to a master’s degree.

About the degree

This BA in International Business is a top-up degree building on previous academic education and professional experience. It is basically the third year of a three-year Bachelor education.
The programme consists of 8 modules and a dissertation. 
  • Economics
  • Human Resource Management
  • Culture Studies
  • Marketing Issues 1
  • Marketing Issues 2
  • Finance 1
  • Finance 2
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Research Project

Admission  

To be accepted to the programme, you must have successfully completed a 2-year AP degree from International Business Academy or an equivalent school, or another degree at the equivalent level. We also accept students who hold a Higher National Diploma, Associate Degree, or who have completed at least two years of a Bachelor's degree. To check whether your previous education is sufficient, please contact us. 

Additionally, English language requirements must be met (equivalent to IELTS 6.5). Please see our website for the full English language requirements, as well as exemptions. 

Tuition

Registration fee costs DKK 7,500.
Each unit costs DKK 5,000.
The research project costs DKK 12,500.
The total tuition fees are DKK 60,000.



Autumn | all students

Application date
Aug 27
Start date
Sep 06

Spring | all students

Application date
Feb 01
Start date
Feb 08

EA Kolding, IBA

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International Business (e-learning) | Master 2-6 years (e-learning)

International Business (e-learning)

Master (2 years) of International Business (e-learning), 90 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 2-6 years (e-learning)
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 3190 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 3190 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/onlineprogrammes/master-of-science-in-international-business-e_learning-iba

Description

If you are looking for an education to upgrade your management skills, with a strong focus on the international perspective, then this Master of Science in International Business could be the right choice for you.

With a master’s degree in International Business you get skills to be able to work with all of the important aspects of a business. You get tools as well as knowledge and methods, to use now and in your future career. 

This MSc Degree is a part-time and international programme, offered by Leeds Beckett University in co-operation with IBA International Business Academy in Kolding. 

Career Opportunities 

Being awarded this MSc Degree, you are able to hold a manager or mid-level manager position in an international company. You also have a good foundation for a career within marketing or human resource management in the international market. 

About the degree

The degree consists of eight modules and a dissertation. 
  • International Strategy
  • Analytical Techniques
  • Management in International Firms
  • International Trade
  • International Finance
  • International Marketing
  • European Management and Business Strategy
  • Research Design and Methods
  • Dissertation

Admission requirements

You must normally have successfully completed a degree in a relevant subject area at undergraduate level (bachelor or equivalent).

Additionally, English language requirements must be met (equivalent to IELTS 6.0). Please see our website for the full English language requirements, as well as exemptions. 

Tuition

Registration fee is DKK 6,000.
Each module costs DKK 10,000.
The dissertation costs DKK 9,000.
The total tuition fees are DKK 95,000.


Spring | all citizens

Application date
Feb 01
Start date
Feb 01

Autumn | all citizens

Application date
Sep 01
Start date
Sep 01

EA Kolding, IBA

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International Sales and Marketing & Business Management and Marketing (Double Degree) | Top-up degree 1,5 years

International Sales and Marketing & Business Management and Marketing (Double Degree)

Top-up degree of International Sales and Marketing Management & Business Management and Marketing, 150 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 1,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 7265 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 2700 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/bachelor/international-sales-and-marketing-business-management-and-marketing-iba

Description

If you want to gain two bachelor degrees at the same time, this education is for you.While studying the Top-up Bachelor in International Sales and Marketing full-time at IBA, you also follow the E-learning Bachelor in Business Management and Marketing, from Leeds Beckett University, the UK.In the space of three semesters, you get two bachelor degrees, leading to a business career in sales, marketing and export.

Studying for two degrees is challenging, and it requires a high level of motivation - not least because the e-learning degree takes place largely through independent study.

Career opportunities

These degrees in International Sales and Marketing Management & Business Management and Marketing open the door to a wide range of opportunities for a business career in sales, marketing and export in the international arena.Depending on your interests and chosen electives, you can find employment as a manager, coordinator or project manager, with titles such as sales and marketing coordinator, key account manager, product manager or sales manager.You will be able to get jobs in Danish companies that have business relations abroad, as well as international ones that export their products to Denmark.

Admission requirements

See the admission requirements and application procedure here: https://www.iba.dk/international/bachelor/international-sales-and-marketing-business-management-and-marketing-iba

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

Further education

On successful completion of the double bachelor degree, you can progress automatically to a full-time master’s degree at the IBA, or use your credits to complete a degree at master’s level at another university in Denmark or abroad.

Tuition fees

Full-time International Sales and Marketing programme at IBA: EU/EEA students: Free of charge. Other students: DKK 68,000 per year (DKK 34,000 per semester).

E-learning 
 E-learning Bachelor in Business Management and Marketing, Leeds Beckett University: for all students: DKK 28,000 for the whole programme.

Spring | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Oct 01
Start date
Jan 28

Spring | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Dec 01
Start date
Jan 28

Autumn | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 24

Autumn | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Jul 01
Start date
Aug 24

EA Kolding, IBA

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International Sales and Marketing | Top-up degree 1,5 years

International Sales and Marketing

Top-up degree of International Sales and Marketing, 90 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 1,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4568 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/bachelor/international-sales-and-marketing-management-iba

Description

If you would like to establish a career within marketing, management, sales and business development, the Bachelor in International Sales and Marketing Management is a good choice for you. Particularly if you are interested in the international as well as the strategic aspects.

The degree builds on the 2-year Marketing Management AP degree, so it gives you a solid basis for understanding and managing international trade, independently and professionally.

Alongside the Bachelor in International Sales And Marketing Management, you have the option to study yet another bachelor degree via e-learning, in Business Management and Marketing from an international university.

International Sales and Marketing Management is a 1.5-year bachelor degree, which includes mandatory subjects, electives, a 3-month internship and a final project.

After successful completion of the next 1½ years, you are awarded the Professional Bachelor in International Sales and Marketing Management.

The programme content for the last 1,5 years:

Semester 1:
The company's strategic base – 10 ECTS
The customer as starting point – 20 ECTS

Semester 2:
Industry and competitors – 5 ECTS
Sales management and the sales development of the company – 10 ECTS
Elective 1 – 10 ECTS
Elective 2 – 5 ECTS

Semester 3:
Internship - 15 ECTS
BA-thesis - 15 ECTS

Career Opportunities 

As a graduate of International Sales and Marketing, you have a range of options, including head of sales, sales and marketing coordinator, sales manager, key account manager, export manager, marketing manager and product manager.

Admission  

See the admission requirements and application procedure here: https://www.iba.dk/international/bachelor/international-sales-and-marketing-management-iba

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

Tuition

Danish, Nordic, EU and EEA students: Free of charge.
Other students: DKK 68,000 per year (DKK 34,000 per semester).
Students who are exchanged between IBA and other institutions where bilateral exchange agreements exist are exempt from paying study fees to IBA.

Spring | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Oct 01
Start date
Jan 28

Spring | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Dec 01
Start date
Jan 28

Autumn | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 26

Autumn | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Jul 01
Start date
Aug 26

EA Kolding, IBA

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Marketing Management | Academy Profession Degree 2 years

Marketing Management

Academy Profession Degree of Marketing Management, 120 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4565 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/marketing-management
This degree covers the areas of marketing, sales, management, communication and economics, and how they interrelate in a business.

You get a thoroughgoing knowledge about the various factors affecting sales, and you get an understanding of how to create the best conditions in a business, with customers and suppliers, as well as internally.

You will learn to understand challenges and tasks regarding customers, sales and marketing, and you will be able to manage your own assignments very quickly when you get a job. 

Marketing Management is a 2-year AP degree, which includes mandatory subjects, an area of specialization, a 3-month internship and a final project.

What you learn?

You learn to plan marketing and sales, enabling you to contribute to the company’s general and international strategy. We also focus on the importance of involving other departments in the company, as well as taking into consideration the world around you, along with legislation, in order to make the best marketing decisions.
The degree is comprised of compulsory subjects, elective subjects and an internship. The course concludes with a dissertation project. The compulsory subjects and exams are the same for each pathway.

Career opportunities

As a marketing manager, you are able to get a wide range of jobs within marketing, sales and communications, in Danish as well as international companies. For example, you can get employment as a marketing assistant, export assistant or purchaser.You can be responsible for sales and customers, or work with communications. In the longer term, you can become head of a marketing department, or a product or key account manager. 

Structure of the programme

Semester 1:
Marketing - 11 ECTS
Statistics - 2 ECTS
Economy - 6 ECTS
Organisation/Supply Chain Management - 8 ECTS
Business Law - 3 ECTS

Semester 2:
Marketing - 8 ECTS
Economy - 9 ECTS
Sales - 4 ECTS
Market Communication - 5 ECTS
Organisation - 2 ECTS
Business Law - 2 ECTS

Semester 3:
Marketing - 3 ECTS
Market Communication - 2 ECTS
Economy - 5 ECTS
Electives - 20 ECTS

Semester 4:
Internship - 15 ECTS
Thesis - 15 ECTS

International opportunities

When studying Marketing Management, you have various options for gaining additional international experience. You can study abroad for a semester or choose from a wide range of short-term international opportunities.

Admission

To be accepted to the programme, you must have an education equivalent to a Danish upper secondary education, or relevant vocational education is required. English and Mathematics must be included.  For more information about non-Danish entry qualifications, please visit the website of the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science

Check the specific admission requirements and application procedure on our website here: https://www.iba.dk/international/marketing-management

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

Tuition fees

Danish, Nordic, EU and EEA students: Free of charge.
Other students: DKK 68,000 per year (DKK 34,000 per semester).
Students who are exchanged between IBA and other institutions where bilateral exchange agreements exist are exempt from paying study fees to IBA.

Further education

On successful completion of the Marketing Management degree, you have the opportunity to apply to the 3-semester top-up Bachelor in International Sales and Marketing (full time) or Bachelor in International Business (e-learning) or the 1 year top-up BA (Honours) in International Business at IBA, or use your credits to study further in Denmark or abroad. It is also possible to enter the job market and return later to acquire new skills.


Autumn | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 24

Autumn | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 24

Spring | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Dec 01
Start date
Jan 28

Spring | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Oct 01
Start date
Jan 28

EA Kolding, IBA

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MBA in General Management | Master 14/16 months

MBA in General Management

Master (1 year) of Business Management (General Management), 90 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 14/16 months
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4250 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 4250 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/master/master-of-business-administration-in-general-management

Description

This degree is for you if you already have management experience, and would like to further your career in an international context.With the MBA in General Management, you learn techniques that will improve your business results and make sure your company takes on a leading position in the market, leaving the competitors behind. 

The MBA is an international education offered by Coventry University, in cooperation with IBA International Business Academy in Kolding. It is a 14/16-month master’s programme consisting of nine taught modules and a final dissertation.

Modules:

  • Principles of Marketing
  • Strategic Analysis
  • Human Resource Management
  • Economic Environment of Business
  • Financial Statement Analysis and Decision Making
  • Innovation Management
  • Management Consulting
  • Principles of Strategic Leadership
  • Dissertation

Career Opportunities 

As an MBA graduate, you can typically enter senior management roles or build a career in consulting, marketing, finance and human resource management. 

About the degree

The programme has a strong focus on strategic management issues, in combination with an in-depth exploration of functional organisational areas. You learn about the many external factors that influence a business’s success, ability to compete, and position in the market.You acquire a number of very effective tools, and you learn about parameters such as strategy at a corporate and business level, economics, management, marketing and human resource management, which are important for your company’s international success.

All classes are taught in English.

At IBA Kolding, we combine theory with practice. Learning and teaching includes practical assignments, group work and case studies, with challenges from real businesses. Classroom lectures are a combination of blended learning, company visits, and other activities including business competitions and special events, and the more you can bring in your own experiences, the more varied and interesting the education.

Admission requirements  

You must normally have successfully completed a degree in a relevant subject area at undergraduate level (bachelor or equivalent). For this study programme, you should have minimum two years’ relevant management experience, including staff management. 

Additionally, English language requirements must be met (equivalent to IELTS 6.5). Please see our website for the full English language requirements, as well as exemptions. 

Tuition fees

Total tuition fees: DKK 95,000
EU nationals, as well as those legally resident in Denmark at the time of application, can pay the tuition fees in instalments.


Autumn | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Jun 15
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Aug 15
Start date
Sep 01

Spring | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Nov 15
Start date
Feb 01

Spring | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Jan 15
Start date
Feb 01

EA Kolding, IBA

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Multimedia Design and Communication | Academy Profession Degree 2 years

Multimedia Design and Communication

Academy Profession Degree of Multimedia Design and Communication, 120 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 5035 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website https://www.iba.dk/international/multimedia-design-and-communication-iba

Description

With the multimedia design programme, you will be able to self-sufficiently handle all of the various aspects of digital media production. This includes design, planning, realization and project management, along with implementation, administration and maintenance.Over the course of the programme, you will work cross-discipline with:
  • Communication and presentation, journalism and copywriting
  • Graphic design, aesthetics, 3D animation and audio/video
  • IT systems, data communication, and building websites
  • Project management, concept development, and business understanding
  • Marketing
The teaching on the multimedia design programme is very varied. You will encounter different types of teaching such as classroom teaching, group work, lectures, presentations from relevant people, theme days and project weeks. No two weeks are alike.You will work with programmes such as Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, and will learn developer languages such as HTML, CSS, Javascript and PHP.

Structure of the programme

The study programme consists of a mandatory section over semesters 1 and 2, elective modules in semester 3, and a practical or internship period, along with a final thesis assignment, in semester 4.The programme covers five main areas. As such, you get a chance to stock up your toolbox with everything you need to get ahead in the world of digital media.
  • User interface development: In this module you will work with design and development, with a particular focus on the production of digital interfaces. The subject module is based on a broad range of development methods, so you’ll be prepared for whatever you might encounter in the business world. You learn about the planning, design and production of digital media solutions.
  • User experience: In this module, there is a special emphasis on ways to involve the user in your digital solutions. You learn to understand your user. You also learn about evaluation and road-testing of the user experience, along with how to read and utilize whatever data you might obtain.
  • Content production: The name largely says it all - in this module you work around producing content for digital media platforms. You learn to understand what type of content is relevant for specific kinds of media. You learn about different types of content, and how best to convey your message.
  • Business: Here, you take a closer look at understanding business, data, the existential foundations of companies, and the role of the multimedia designer within the value chain. You gain a deeper understanding about the general structure of a business, and how to find your place within it. And you learn to understand organizational structures and processes.
  • Technology: It is important to always stay updated on the latest technologies, and of course the digital world moves extremely fast. This module is all about understanding and investigating technologies. You will be working with the technologies involved in the production of digital media at this moment. As such, you will be able to seek out new forms of media in the future and quickly get up to speed with them.

Career Opportunities  

You are therefore qualified for jobs within the fields of planning, designing, controlling and implementing different types of multimedia productions. Multimedia designers will be employed within various business sectors, typically within advertising, marketing, media, IT and the telecommunications sector.

Depending on your profile, your future job title may be:
  • Multimedia Designer
  • Webmaster
  • Web Designer
  • Media Supporter
  • Flash Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Projekt Coordinator
  • Multimedia Consultant
  • Web Programmer

International opportunities

As a student on the Multimedia Design and Communication programme at IBA, you can take advantage of a whole range of international opportunities. There is the option of traveling overseas to study for a semester, or to take your internship. Or if you’re not quite prepared for a whole 3-month visit overseas, there are also short-term opportunities.

Admission 

All applications must be made online at www.optagelse.dk. Area admission number: 81365.

To be accepted to the programme, you must have an education equivalent to a Danish upper secondary education, or relevant vocational education is required. English and Mathematics must be included.  For more information about non-Danish entry qualifications, please visit the website of the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science

Check the specific admission requirements on our website here: https://www.iba.dk/international/multimedia-design-and-communication-iba

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

Tuition fees

Danish, Nordic, EU and EEA students: Free of charge.
Other students: DKK 75,000 per year (DKK 37,500 per semester).

Students who are exchanged between IBA and other institutions where exchange agreements exist are exempt from paying tuition fees to the IBA.



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Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 24

EA Kolding, IBA

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