1 FULL DEGREE INTERNATIONAL STUDY PROGRAMMES SCHOOL OF TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESS AARHUS HERNING HORSENS DENMARK
2 INDEX welcome to via full degree programmes Welcome VIA University College Why study in Denmark About VIA University College and the School of Technology and Business Students Voices Bachelor of Architectural Technology and Construction Management Bachelor of Civil Engineering Bachelor of Engineering in Information and Communication Technology Bachelor of Engineering in Material Technology Bachelor of Global Business Engineering Bachelor of International Sales and Marketing Management study life and how to apply Master s Degree in European Construction Engineering A Different Style of Teaching Work Placement International Partnerships Study Environment Student Services Horsens City and Accommodation Aarhus City and Accommodation Herning City and Accommodation Admission Requirements and How to Apply Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering Bachelor of Value Chain Management Economy and Study Costs Contact Info
3 welcome to VIA University College WELCOME TO THE SCHOOL OF TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESS AT VIA UNIVERSITY COLLEGE We offer you the opportunity to become part of a great university college community a community that will provide you with many possibilities to explore your interests, challenge and develop your professional knowledge and skills and help you reach your goals. We offer a wide range of study programmes within the area of engineering, construction and business, which are highly recognised and respected around the world. You will learn from dedicated professors, work for Danish and international companies on study projects, exchange ideas with students from all over the world, and probably develop lasting friendships. As an international student at the School of Technology and Business, you will have access to our multiple student services such as accommodation, sports, and recreation facilities, as well as career planning. All programmes within VIA University College are based on close collaboration with the industry, which gives you unique career opportunities as a graduate. The purpose of this brochure is to help you make an important decision about your life, your career and your future. Feel free to contact our friendly, international staff for further information. We also welcome you to visit us and learn more. Yours sincerely Konstantin Lassithiotakis Executive Director School of Technology and Business 03
4 why study in denmark? EDUCATION SYSTEM The Danish education system has a long academic tradition that combines excellence with a dynamic and innovative culture in both teaching and research. All higher education in Denmark is regulated by the state, and all public institutions are subject to continuous approval and evaluation processes. This system ensures that all students obtain an education of the highest quality. Danish higher education is famous for its innovative teaching approach and high international standards. The Danish institutions offer a dynamic study environment with an emphasis on independent study, initiative and project-oriented learning. Read more about the Danish teaching methods on page 26. DANISH SOCIETY DEMOCRACY, WELFARE AND GREEN TECHNOLOGY The Danish society is a modern, knowledge-based society with one of the world s lowest rates in both personal and financial crime. The constant search for new knowledge has made Denmark one of the frontrunners in the development and implementation of green technology especially when it comes to wind power. The Danish democracy is one of the oldest in the world. This has resulted 04 in a strong tradition of nurturing the equal society both in terms of equal possibilities for men and women, as well as in terms of a unique welfare system that ensures education and healthcare for everyone by distribution of wealth through taxes. Denmark also has some of the world s best public hospitals and healthcare facilities and a reliable public transportation system. TRANSPORTATION In Denmark, the infrastructure and public transportation is of a high standard which makes it very easy to travel around the country. In the list below, you can find the approximate travel distances between selected Danish cities. From Horsens to: Copenhagen (265 km) by train 2 hours and 30 minutes Odense (110 km) by train 1 hour and 10 minutes Aarhus (50 km) by train 30 minutes From Aarhus to: Copenhagen (300 km) by train 3 hours Odense (150 km) by train 1 hour and 35 minutes Aalborg (120 km) by train 1 hour and 20 minutes From herning to: Copenhagen (307 km) by train 3 hours and 20 minutes Odense (155 km) by train 2 hours Aarhus (86 km) by train 1 hour and 15 minutes For additional information, please visit our website facts on denmark For additional practical information, please visit our New Students section on our website com/horsens. Population: Denmark has 5.5 million inhabitants. Language: The native language in Denmark is Danish. However, about 80 % of the population speaks English and many Danes also speak a third language. Geography: Denmark is a part of Scandinavia in the north of Europe. It is a small green country which consists of the Peninsula of Jutland and around 406 islands. This means that in Denmark, you are never more than 50 kilometres away from the sea. Climate: Denmark has a temperate coastal climate where the average temperature in the summer lies around 20 C and in the winter around 0 C. Government: Denmark is based on a constitutional monarchy and is a member of the European Union.
5 About VIA University College and the School of Technology and Business VIA University College is Denmark s largest university college with around 17,000 students. At VIA, we offer a wide range of bachelor degree programmes within the areas of health, social education, technology, trade, design, business and animation. VIA University College consists of 8 campuses throughout the central part of Jutland which are organised into 5 Schools: The School of Health Sciences, the School of Education and Social Studies, the School of Design, Animation, Media and Business, the School of Technology and Business and the School of Continuing Education. THE SCHOOL OF TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESS The School of Technology and Business is located with international programmes in Horsens, Aarhus and Herning. We offer a wide range of professional bachelor programmes within the areas of construction, engineering and business. In addition, we also offer a Master s Degree in European Construction Engineering in cooperation with several international universities. Our study programmes are designed in close cooperation with the industry in question and taught by highly qualified teachers with experience from the relevant areas. This ensures that the curriculum stays in touch with the ever changing needs of a global world, and also ensures that our students graduate as fully qualified professionals. The department in Horsens is the largest with around 3,500 students where approximately half are international students coming from more than 40 different countries. In Aarhus, the programmes take place at VIA s department in Mejlgade 39A and in Halmstadgade 2. In Herning, the programme takes place at VIA s department called TEKO. All of our departments have an active student life and excellent student support services. AN INTERNATIONAL STUDY ENVIRONMENT The School of Technology and Business has a very international study environment, which gives you the possibility of acquiring the global skills which today are highly demanded by employers around the world. Besides getting a high quality education, you will develop an international network of friends and contacts along with a better understanding of culture and language. WELCOME PROGRAMME Within the first semester, every programme has an individually designed welcome programme for all international students. The welcome programme is designed to provide you with an academic, social and cultural introduction to your studies at the School of Technology and Business and your life in Denmark. Through this introduction, you will receive all the information necessary for a successful stay in Denmark. For additional information, please visit 05
6 06-07 STUDENTs VOICEs Tei Pelant, Denmark Student, Architectural Technology and Construction Management The great thing about studying this programme in Denmark is that you will benefit from the strong Danish traditions in the building industry. Our friendly teachers always strive to teach us the newest technology in drafting and management. Also, you have the possibility of specialising yourself in many different areas which opens up many different paths for future employment. Montserrat ramiro barambones, spain Student, Mechanical Engineering A great thing about the Danish way of teaching is that practical exercises go hand in hand with theory. This means that the moment you have finished your study, you possess all the skills you need for work.
7 michael el-jabri, denmark Student, Value Chain Management What appeals to me about the Value Chain Management Programme is the broad range of possibilities it gives you. It prepares you for working in practically every branch and every department of a company. Aleksander Krasimirov Evtimov, Bulgaria Student, Global Business Engineering I chose the Global Business Engineering programme because of the symbiotic relationship between technology and business. As a graduate, no matter whether you choose a career in engineering or sales, you will have the right tools to make well-qualified decisions. This programme offers me a dynamic and modern teaching style, and I appreciate solving real-life cases to back up the theoretical part. Alejandra Campuzano, Spain Student, Master in European Construction Management I chose the Master s Programme in European Construction Engineering, because you have the possibility of studying in up to 3 countries. In this way, you can get hand-on experience with the different traditions within construction and engineering while learning to work with people from all over Europe. It is truly a mind-opening experience. Mark Wallis, United Kingdom Student, Civil Engineering One of the great things about the Civil Engineering programme here at the School of Technology and Business is the high degree of flexibility and the variety of electives. There are many different courses to choose from as well as wide range of specialisation options. This means that you can really choose according to your own personal interests. Hjalti Agustsson, iceland Student, ict engineering I chose to study ICT Engineering at Campus Horsens because you get to work with information technology, programming and development. At the same time, you get to experience exciting and innovative courses taught by extremely able teachers. The environment here at Campus is also very dynamic and multicultural, and you have the opportunity to work with students from all over the world. Martin Baltov, Bulgaria Student, International Sales and Marketing Management The partnership between The School of Technology and Business and various business companies is very beneficial to the students and also a great source of inspiration. I have worked on a project in collaboration with Cimber Sterling Airlines. For this project, I communicated directly with some of the company s decision makers. This way of working adds an extra dimension to the study.
8 HORSENS AARHUS 08 bachelor of architectural technology and construction management Building the world of tomorrow BRIEF INTRODUCTION The Bachelor of Architectural Technology and Construction Management is a 3½-year full-degree programme. You will gain extensive knowledge within design, planning and implementation of construction projects. The programme also offers you the opportunity of specialising within one or more professional areas. Sustainability and energy efficient design and construction plays a very important role in the programme. The programme takes place in Horsens or at VIA s department on Halmstadgade, Aarhus. Students with an AP degree or a similar diploma can complete the Bachelor degree in 2 years. PROGRAMME CONTENT AND STRUCTURE The programme is organised in 7 semesters, where each semester covers a theme leading to an understanding of all elements involved, such as design, planning and implementation of construction projects. The learning process covers theory in combination with a number of multidisciplinary projects to be carried out both individually as well as in groups. Theory lessons and classes will have a higher intensity at the beginning of each semester, whereas they later on tend to be more project-oriented. On the 5th semester of this programme, you must choose one of the following two professional profiles:
9 viauc.com /horsens 09 Design Profile Students having a design profile will qualify for occupation in designing or consulting companies both as employer or employee. Implementation Profile Students having an implementation profile will qualify for occupation as a project manager within contracting enterprises both as employer or employee. On the 7th semester, you are expected to carry out the final Bachelor project. Classes and lessons will be substituted with tutorials and consultancy by professors and tutors of different backgrounds. WORK PLACEMENT During the 6th semester, you have the opportunity to gain practical experience through a work placement period, which may involve working for an international company in Denmark or abroad. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Most graduates from the Architectural Technology and Construction Management programme are employed in architects drawing offices, consultant companies or contracting companies either working with planning, designing or the actual implementation of building projects. There is also an increase of jobs in other related fields, such as local or government authorities, suppliers of building materials, banks, insurance companies and international organisations. A wide range of career paths are possible such as: Independent Consultant Contractor Project Manager Construction Designer FURTHER EDUCATION When you graduate as Constructing Architect, you will have excellent possibilities to apply for further education in Denmark or abroad. You may also apply for our Master s Degree in European Construction Engineering, which you can read more about on pages 24 to 25. For additional information on admission requirements, please go to pages 36 to 37 or visit com/horsens. ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGY AND CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT 3½ YEARs 210 ECTS House and Landplot House and Landplot Pre-fabrication Multistorey buildings Conversion/ Renovation Work Placement Bachelor Project and Dissertation 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 1 st semester 2 nd semester 3 rd semester 4 th semester 5 th semester 6 th semester 7 th semester Final Project and Dissertation AP Degree in Construction Technology 30 ECTS
10 HORSENS 10 bachelor of CIVIL ENGINEERING Work with high level building and construction BRIEF INTRODUCTION Our 3½-year full-degree programme taught in English provides you with the skills and knowledge needed to manage structural calculations, drawings, soil mechanics, road calculations, etc. The flexibility of the programme and the variety of electives allow you to create an individual degree that will prepare you for a desirable career. Civil Engineering is an international profession that involves the design, construction, operation and improvement of the built environment. Civil Engineers provide the technical expertise and management skills to plan, design, construct and maintain such facilities as buildings, air and sea ports, water supply systems, waste treatment systems, road and rail networks and bridges - in a sustainable manner to reduce the impact on the environment. This programme takes place in Horsens. PROGRAMME CONTENT AND STRUCTURE The Bachelor Programme in Civil Engineering covers 7 semesters. Each semester deals with one specific topic. This approach gradually leads to an understanding of all aspects of the civil engineering process, such as building design, town development and the planning and implementation of building projects.
11 viauc.com /horsens 11 The programme provides you with a solid theoretical education combined with hands-on experience gained from practical assignments solved individually as well as in groups. Theory and class-teaching will predominate at the beginning of the course, whereas later on work will be more project-oriented reflecting the fact that Civil Engineers often work on projects involving many people. On the 6th semester of this programme, you can choose to specialise in one of five directions: Geotechnical Engineering City and Infrastructure Structural Engineering Environmental Engineering City Engineering and Infrastructure Energy Engineering WORK PLACEMENT During the 5th semester, you have the opportunity to gain practical experience through a work placement period, which involves working for an international company in Denmark or abroad. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Civil Engineers find many different jobs. Some work with the management of projects, including financial and legal aspects, others in the area of highway engineering, infrastructure, traffic, soil mechanics or harbour engineering. Students specialised in structural design can work on the design and calculation of structures in concrete, steel timber, and masonry. Other areas focus on the environment, e.g. ground water, waste water, sewage systems, streams and lakes. As a Civil Engineer, you have a wide range of career choices in companies all over the world, such as: Environmental Engineering Construction Engineering Structural Engineering Geotechnical Engineering Municipal or Urban Engineering Consultancy Contractor FURTHER EDUCATION When you graduate as Civil Engineer, you will have an excellent opportunity for further education on a Master level in Denmark or abroad. For additional information on admission requirements, please go to pages 36 to 37 or visit com/horsens CIVIL ENGINEERING 3½ YEARs 210 ECTS Building Design Town Development Structural Design Construction Management and Planning 30 ECTS Structural Design 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS Work Placement Specialisation - Geotechnical Engineering - Structural Engineering - Environmental Engineering - City Eng. and Infrastructure - Energy Engineering Final Project and Specialisation 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 1 st semester 2 nd semester 3 rd semester 4 th semester 5 th semester 6 th semester 7 th semester
12 HORSENS 12 Bachelor of Engineering in information and Communication Technology Master the technology that shapes the future BRIEF INTRODUCTION The Information and Communication Technology Engineering Programme is a 3½-year full-degree programme taught in English. It is the education of the future, providing students with the skills and knowledge required to manage information systems in companies of today and of tomorrow. This programme will give you knowledge of information technology, microprocessors and web technologies, as well as the way companies today work with IT. The programme takes place in Horsens. PROGRAMME CONTENT AND STRUCTURE The programme combines theory and practice through project work and business cases. It spans 7 semesters and consists of core modules as well as electives. Each semester will be completed with a thematic semester project. The programme consists of two main branches: programming and electronics. The 4th semester includes a course in Real-Time Java combining these two subjects. The curriculum is built upon three areas of specialisation: Embedded Engineering Integration of electronic and mechanical solutions Enterprise Engineering Creating solutions for companies by integration of systems
13 viauc.com /horsens 13 Web Engineering Development of dynamic and intelligent web and mobile applications The flexibility of the programme and the variety of electives allow you to create your own individual profile. WORK PLACEMENT You have the opportunity to put all your theory into practice through a work placement period, which involves working during a semester for an international company in Denmark or abroad. same time, you will gain an insight into your professional future and get into contact with employers within the field of your study. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Information and Communication Technology Engineers are in demand in almost every line of business. You can get jobs in industry or consultancy and you will have the possibility to work with e.g. software development, telecommunications and technical systems development. A wide range of career paths are possible, such as: FURTHER EDUCATION When you graduate as Information and Communication Technology Engineer, you will have excellent opportunities for further education on a Master level in Denmark or abroad. For additional information on admission requirements, please go to pages 36 to 37 or visit com/horsens No matter the direction of your studies, your practical training will provide you with valuable tools and experiences that cannot be obtained or taught in a class room. At the Software Engineer R&D Manager Software Developer Solutions Architect INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ENGINEERING 3½ YEARs 210 ECTS Computer Science Web Technology Client/Server Systems Database Systems Distributed Systems Advanced Programming Technical Systems Control Systems Work Placement Specialisation - Embedded Engineering - Enterprise Engineering - Web Engineering Bachelor Project 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 1 st semester 2 nd semester 3 rd semester 4 th semester 5 th semester 6 th semester 7 th semester
14 HERNING 14 bachelor of engineering in material technology If you wish to be the company s expert in materials BRIEF INTRODUCTION If you choose the 3½-year full degree programme in Material Technology Engineering, you have taken the first steps towards becoming a key employee in the textile and furniture business. The education gives you a broad knowledge of materials and processes in the fashion and furniture business. You get expert knowledge of new and innovative materials which i.e. can make textiles more durable, adjust to body temperatures etc. Apart from that you get insight into modern processing technology, and thus you can be part of optimizing aspects when it comes to techniques, economics, and production in manufacturing companies. The programme takes place in Herning. PROGRAMME CONTENT AND STRUCTURE The Bachelor Programme in Material Technology Engineering covers 7 semesters. You can vary your education by spending a semester abroad. Furthermore, you have the possibility of specialising within textile or furniture. WORK PLACEMENT During the 5th semester, you have the opportunity to gain practical experience through a work placement period, which involves working for an
15 teko.dk 15 international company in Denmark or abroad. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES With a degree in Material Technology Engineering, you become the central person in the company when it comes to the development and manufacturing of textiles and furniture production. You will be capable of both creative and innovate thinking in order to take part in the product development, and at the same time you have the responsibility for the coherence between the manufacturing process of a product choice of material, its composition and processing and its properties and behavior. This means that you will become the link between the superior strategic level, the creative departments and the production of products and materials itself. A wide range of career paths are possible such as: Product Developer Sourcer of e.g. Supplier and New Materials Controller and Production Manager Technical Manager WE NEED YOU We need a person with a thorough knowledge of materials who can support the designer in the development process. A material engineer knows which materials are suitable to the individual styles and helps to prevent errors and complications in the production. Jack Poulsen - Manager, X-Press Group A/S. FURTHER EDUCATION When you graduate as an Engineer in Material Technology, you have access to relevant candidate and masters educations in Denmark and abroad. For additional information on admission requirements, please confer pages or visit MATERIAL TECHNOLOGY ENGINEERING 3½ YEARs 210 ECTS Product Development & Engineering Science Material Technology & Sustainable Production Innovation & Processing The Future s Materials & Processes Work Placement Material Development & Project Management The Future s Materials & Quality 10 ECTS Bachelor Project 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 1 st semester 2 nd semester 3 rd semester 4 th semester 5 th semester 6 th semester 7 th semester
16 HORSENS AARHUS 16 bachelor of global business engineering Building bridges between people from different professions BRIEF INTRODUCTION This 4½-year full-degree programme taught in English prepares students for careers in business as well as industry. As a graduate, you will be able to combine knowledge of technical and business issues and have the global skills in language and communication necessary to work worldwide. This combination makes the Global Business Engineer truly unique. During studies, you will learn how to design and implement technical solutions and also how to market and sell products. Through market analyses, product development, etc., you will also learn about cultural factors that may influence the buyers behaviour. The programme is taught in Horsens and at VIA s department in Mejlgade, Aarhus. PROGRAMME CONTENT AND STRUCTURE The duration of the study is 9 semesters full time, including study exchange possibilities and a work placement in Denmark or abroad. The programme offers a combination of approximately two-thirds of engineering courses and one-third of business and language courses. You will study a number of core subjects and, depending on your wishes, various elective courses will allow you to create your own individual specialisation profile. You may choose from the following fields of specialisation:
17 viauc.com /horsens 17 Global Business Development This profile focuses on the design and development of new business areas that meet customer requirements and make companies competitive as well as profitable at the same time. Innovation and Product Design The ability to innovate, to be creative and most importantly to transform innovative ideas into business advantages is the key focus of this specialisation. Information Technology and Production Management This profile is for you who take an interest in computers, electronics, the web, multimedia or software development as it provides you with the skills and knowledge needed to manage information systems. Intelligent Mechanics and Systems Developing intelligent products and systems is about integrating software, system development and machine techniques. You will study the latest technologies, robotics and satellite communication combined with business studies. Sustainable Energy You will learn about basic energy engineering, energy conservation, design of energy plants as well as renewable energy technologies. WORK PLACEMENT You have the opportunity to gain practical experience through a professional work placement period, which involves working one semester for an international company in Denmark or abroad. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES The flexible nature of the Global Business Engineering Programme enables you to choose your individual specialisation. Consequently, the programme qualifies you for jobs locally as well as globally in almost any area of business and technology. This opens up a wide range of career paths, and typically you may work as a project manager, sales manager, product developer or marketing manager. FURTHER EDUCATION When graduating, you will have excellent opportunities for further education at master s level in Denmark or abroad. For additional information on admission requirements, please go to pages 36 to 37 or visit com/horsens. GLOBAL BUSINESS ENGINEERING 4½ YEARs 270 ECTS Core Engineering and Business Courses Study Exchange Abroad or Basiclevel Specialisation Courses at VIA Specialisation Courses, Basic Level Work Placement Specialisation Courses, Advanced Level Bachelor Project 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 1 st - 4 th semester 5 th semester 6 th semester 7 th semester 8 th semester 9 th semester Specialisation Courses: - Global Business Development - Innovation and Production Design - Intelligent Mechanics and Systems - Information Technology and Production Management - Sustainable Energy
18 HORSENS 18 bachelor of INTERNATIONAL SALES AND MARKETING MANAGEMENT A gateway to an international career BRIEF INTRODUCTION The programme is an excellent choice for a career in marketing, business, communication, management and sales. This 3½-year full-degree programme taught in English especially prepares you for jobs in sales and marketing departments worldwide. After two years of study, you obtain an AP Degree in Marketing Management, and then you can continue your studies for 1½ year and then you get your Bachelor degree. Students who have already obtained an AP degree or a similar business diploma may complete the Bachelor s degree in 1½ years. The AP degree programme and top-up programme are taught in Horsens. PROGRAMME CONTENT AND STRUCTURE The Bachelor of International Sales and Marketing Management is a 7-semester programme based on applied science. It provides you with a combination of subjects in the fields of business, economics, organisation and management, communication, culture and business law with a main focus on international marketing and sales. The programme combines theory with practice through project work and case studies from a broad range of companies. Furthermore, the programme includes two separate
19 viauc.com /horsens 19 work placement periods of at least 12 weeks each. The aim of the placement periods is to provide you with work experience within a business environment and to give you the opportunity to focus in depth upon real-life business problems and issues. The first 4 semesters of the Bachelor s degree follow the AP Degree programme in Marketing Management. Semesters 1-3 comprise compulsory and elective courses. Semester 4 consists of work placement and a final project. Semesters 5-6 consist of business-related themes, which are subdivided into specific topics. Semester 7 comprises yet another work placement period and the Bachelor dissertation. WORK PLACEMENT Through work placement periods, you will learn how to apply theoretical knowledge in real-life business situations. The programme therefore contains two placement periods of at least 12 weeks each. The skills and experiences gained through these periods will give you a competitive advantage in your future career. You can choose to do your placement periods in a company in Denmark or abroad. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES The Bachelor of International Sales and Marketing Management provides you with several career opportunities. As a graduate, you will have the potential to specialise in marketing in such fields as sales, business development, brand management and advertising. Future job titles could be: International Sales Representative Export Sales Representative Sales and Marketing Manager Key Account, District or Export Manager Business Consultant General Manager FURTHER EDUCATION When graduating, you will have access to further education on a master s level in Denmark or abroad. In Denmark, graduates can take a 2-2½-year master s degree (taught in English) in the fields of marketing and management at a number of universities. You may also complete a Master s degree in the UK where it takes 1½ years. For additional information on admission requirements, please confer pages or visit com/horsens. INTERNATIONAL SALES AND MARKETING MANAGEMENT AP DEGREE 2 YEARs 120 ECTS TOP-UP BACHELOR DEGREE The Company s Strategic Situation 30 ECTS Making Strategies 30 ECTS Implementing Strategies 30 ECTS Work Placement and Final Project 30 ECTS Customer and Sales Management Business Development in an International Perspective 1½ YEARs 90 ECTS Work Placement and Bachelor Dissertation 1 st semester 2 nd semester 3 rd semester 4 th semester 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 30 ECTS 5 th semester 6 th semester 7 th semester
20 HORSENS 20 bachelor of mechanical engineering Combine creativity with knowledge BRIEF INTRODUCTION This 3½-year full-degree programme is taught in English. The Mechanical Engineer creates ideas, develops and designs new products a process which requires both creative skills and engineering skills. Knowledge of social and economic conditions as well as work-related and environmental conditions is also essential. This programme takes place in Horsens. PROGRAMME CONTENT AND STRUCTURE The Mechanical Engineering programme is professionally oriented, and in the course of the programme you will work on projects in close cooperation with companies within the fields of industry, automation, energy, and environment. In Horsens, we have many years of experience in teaching international students in close collaboration with companies. The flexibility of the programme and the variety of electives give you the opportunity to create your own specialisation. As a Mechanical Engineering student, you may choose between three areas of specialisation: Innovation and Product Design The ability to be innovative and to convert this into progressive results is the key to the future of any company. You will work with the development of