Design, Technology and Business

Academy Profession Degree of Design, Technology and Business, 120 ECTS
Architecture, design and visual arts Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution KEA - Copenhagen School of Design and Technology
Campus Guldbergsgade
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6000 EUR

This programme no longer admits new full degree students.  The last intake was August 2021.


Enroll on a programme aimed at a career in fashion and lifestyle or marketing and communication!

If you are dreaming of a programme in which you can combine creativity, cutting-edge knowledge in fashion, lifestyle, marketing and communication, the Design, Technology and Business Academy Profession Programme may be just the thing for you.The programme takes four semesters, and as an international student, you may choose the Marketing & Communications Design specialisation.

The specialisation is aimed at a marketing and communications career.The four semesters give you comprehensive insight into industry value chains from concept and idea to product development, procurement and production, as well as sales and marketing, and you acquire specialised knowledge and competencies in your chosen line of specialisation.

The Design, Technology and Business Academy Profession programme provides you with the latest knowledge and competencies in design methods, trends, materials, production, communications and business models. You will collaborate with both local and global companies during your studies.

Admission to the Design, Technology and Business Academy Profession Programme requires that you pass an admission test.

Career Opportunities  

The Design, Technology and Business Academy Profession Programme offers many competencies in great demand in the business community, and you will be qualified to work in small, medium-sized and large enterprises.

You will typically be qualified to work in the fashion and lifestyle industry as well as in the media and communications industry.

As a Design, Technology and Business graduate specialising in Marketing & Communication Design, you typically work with decoding market conditions and preparing concepts, marketing and communication materials aimed at promoting the knowledge of a company and boosting sales of the company’s products. For example with a job as:
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Communication Assistant
  • PR Assistant  
  • Event Coordinator
  • Project Manager Assistant


An education equivalent to a Danish upper secondary education is required.

Mathematics C-level is required in order to apply for the AP Degree in Production Technology. The Mathematics C-level is represented by 125 hours during the last three years of upper-secondary school (equivalent to the Danish C-level of a Danish upper-secondary examination).

A recognised English test must be submitted together with the application. 
Read more about our language requirements.

The programme also has a mandatory admission test. Read more about it here.

You have to apply online on


Non-EU/EEA/CH citizens must pay a tuition fee of € 6,000 per semester

Summer 2021

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 23


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