• Application Deadline
  • 30 months
    Duration
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Overview

This Chemical and Biotechnical Science programme at Business Academy Aarhus is the international version of the Danish laborant programme (laboratory technology). The two lines have identical content and offer the same job opportunities, but the international line equips you with a global understanding. 

So, if you want to work in an international company or study abroad, you will get international and linguistic competencies by studying on the international line. 

Build upon your Academy Profession degree and become a bachelor in 1½ years.

  • Chemical and Biotechnical Technology and Food Technology
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship

This entire programme is taught in English.

Practical experience  and theoretical knowledge from a laboratory

The programme is versatile and offers a varied mix of laboratory work, theory, project work, lectures, study visits and thematic teaching. A part of the chemical and biotechnical technician’s work is done in cooperation with others, but you must also be able to work independently.

Career options

Chemical and Biotechnical Analysts are sought after by the foodstuffs industry, environmental companies, for product quality assurance, by the medical industry, for research at universities and for development projects in private companies.

As a chemical and biotechnical analyst you will work as a laboratory technician with a variety of tasks. For example within:

  • Food industry including breweries, dairies and abattoirs
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Chemical industry
  • Textile, paint and plastics industry
  • Colour and cosmetics industry
  • Biotechnology companies
  • Food safety authority or food research laboratories at a university

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 30 months
  • Credits
    150 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microbiology 
  • Chemical technology 
  • Organic chemistry and biochemistry
  • Biotechnology 
  • Analysis of biomolecules 
  • Optimisation and validation 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    83

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Mathematics

Mathematics at the Danish C-level. This means that international applicants must have had mathematics for at least 125 hours (classes of less than 60 minutes, must be converted into whole hours) during the last three years of their upper-secondary education.

  • Chemistry

Chemistry at the Danish C-level. This means that international applicants must have had chemistry for at least 75 hours (classes of less than 60 minutes, must be converted into whole hours) during the last three years of their upper-secondary education.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 30 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 30 months.
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Living costs for Aarhus

  • 6639 - 10060 DKK/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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Chemical and Biotechnical Science
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