University College of Northern Denmark

Introduction

University College of Northern Denmark (UCN) is a Danish Higher Educational Institution working in the fields of education, development, applied research and innovation. UCN is active in healthcare and wellness, social studies and education, technology and business, training and lifelong learning. We have over 10 000 students in full degree programmes, and more than 8 000 part-time students undergoing higher and further education and training. Being a regional institution, we serve the northern part of Denmark.

UCN has longstanding links with business, industry, public sector and professional organizations, and our commitment to being Denmark’s leading university of professional higher education means you benefit from our drive to ensure that you, our graduates are the first choice of employers.

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Whatever you want to do – or if you are not quite sure yet – we will do everything to boost your opportunities and help you on your way to a happy and successful future career.

From Business to Hospitality, IT Technology and Construction Management, every one of our programmes is designed to develop the skills employers are looking for. We focus on applied management skills, meaning that we not only teach you theories, we also make sure you know how to use them in practice on real challenges that occur in real-life companies. UCN works closely with experienced business people to organize our teaching programmes.



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Practical experience in business or industry gives you a real advantage when you start looking for jobs, We offer work relations and compulsory internships on all our programmes, giving you the opportunity to develop the skills you need for your career, and thereby increasing your employability and entrepreneurship.

UCN offers professional academic programmes to students who need quick access to a business career. We reach our goals through a modern teaching approach, high-quality learning facilities and committed staff and students.

UCN’s doors are open to Danish as well as international students from all over the world. We offer 19 programmes, which are completely taught in English.



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Bachelor in Architectural Technology and Construction Management

Campus Full time 7 semesters September 2017 Denmark Aalborg

Do you see yourself developing, leading and managing large construction enterprises and are you looking for a career in international construction? [+]

Do you see yourself developing, leading and managing large construction enterprises and are you looking for a career in international construction? As an Architectural Technologist and Construction Manager you take part in the overall planning of a construction project. Your role will often be that of project manager or site manager in an entrepreneurial, engineering or architectural company. The building process depends on the close cooperation between many different skills and specialists. The Architectural Technologist and Construction Manager plays an important role in tying together the knowledge and interests of the client, architects, engineers, tradesmen and authorities. This requires that you are able to cooperate and communicate with a range of different people with different educational, language, and cultural background. It also requires that you have a good general overview. ... [-]

Bachelor in Digital Concept Development

Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Denmark Aalborg

Do you have a degree in Design, Technology & Business (Graphics) or Multimedia Design & Communication, and would you like to qualify to develop concepts strategically and practically within all kinds of digital platforms? [+]

Do you have a degree in Design, Technology & Business (Graphics) or Multimedia Design & Communication, and would you like to qualify to develop concepts strategically and practically within all kinds of digital platforms?

Would you like to learn more about user driven innovation and user experience on the web?

Then the 1.5-year Bachelor Degree programme in Digital Concept Development is just the thing.

A top-up programme

The Bachelor programme in Digital Concept Development is a top-up programme designed for graduates of the programmes of Design, Technology & Business (Graphics) - Computer Science - Multimedia Design & Communication.

The Digital Concept Development programme provides you with in-depth understanding and knowledge of the technical and theoretical aspects of Digital Concept Development. ... [-]


Bachelor in International Hospitality Management

Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Denmark Aalborg

Are you dreaming of getting an international education that focuses on management within tourism, hotels and restaurants? Are you dreaming of an education that unlocks a wealth of opportunities? [+]

Are you dreaming of getting an international education that focuses on management within tourism, hotels and restaurants?

Are you dreaming of an education that unlocks a wealth of opportunities to work in concept and company development in an international perspective within those trades?

Then the Bachelor Degree programme in International Hospitality Management is the stuff your dreams are made of!

The International Hospitality Management 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.... [-]


Bachelor in International Sales & Marketing

Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Denmark Aalborg

Are you passionate about international trade on a superior level?

Do you also want to gain knowledge and competencies that will enable you to professionally and independently handle job functions related to international business efforts in the markets? [+]

Are you passionate about international trade on a superior level?

 Do you also want to gain knowledge and competencies that will enable you to professionally and independently handle job functions related to international business efforts in the markets?

 Then read on!



A Professional Bachelor Degree in International Sales & Marketing will give you just these opportunities as well as detailed insight into and understanding of the internal and external factors that influence trade in Danish and foreign settings.

About the programme

The Professional Bachelor Degree programme in International Sales & Marketing Management is a top-up programme designed for graduates of the AP Degree programme in Marketing Management focusing on the following fields:... [-]


Bachelor in Sport Management

Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Denmark Aalborg

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? [+]

About this study programme, one of the most influential persons of the Danish sport industry states:

"Sport appeals to many people in our population and with this new education we can create synergy between the interest in sports and a healthy business approach based on relevant tools for analysing and solving issues related to the trade. Thus, this education will be an advantage in an industry where it is more important now than ever before that we are competent in market and service oriented areas to keep a strong position in times of increased competition".

Flemming Østergaard Former CEO of FC Copenhagen and chairman of Parken Sport & Entertainment

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? ... [-]


Bachelor in Web Development

Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Denmark Aalborg

Are you dreaming about a future career within web and multimedia technology? Do you already have an AP Degree in Computer Science or Multimedia Design & Communication? [+]

Are you dreaming about a future career within web and multimedia technology?

Do you already have an AP Degree in Computer Science or Multimedia Design & Communication?

Then the Bachelor Degree programme in Web Development is just what you’re looking for.

A top-up programme

The Web Development programme is a 1.5 year top-up programme designed for AP Degree programmes students of Computer Science and Multimedia Design & Communication, and it provides you with the competencies to work in the design and construction of all kinds of web apps.

You will learn to work across media, applications and platforms, and you will gain knowledge of analysis and the use of various systems such as XML and CMS.... [-]


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P.O. Box 38

Aalborg, 9100 DK
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