Part time study programmes

Cphbusiness offers different courses and part time study programmes to match the needs of you, your company or employees.

Cphbusiness offers education tailored to the needs of you, your company or employees. You may apply for a single course, an entire programme or combine courses from different programmes to best match the needs or desires of your company or employees.

Read more about who we are and the part time study programmes we have to offer below.

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  • What makes the Cphbusiness experience so unique?

    At Cphbusiness, we want to create the greatest possible value for you, your company and society.

    With an education from Cphbusiness, you will:

    • Be inspired by applied science to optimize, analyze, cooperate, communicate, lead and develop from a new perspective
    • Strengthen your knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to specific job functions
    • Increase insights and further engagement, innovation, quality, efficiency and job satisfaction
    • Add value to management, employees and colleagues
    • Raise employee retention
    • Add value to your company
  • Learning, tuition and assessment

    Our tuition is conducted as a mix of:

    • Individual studies (literature, online tests, videos, etc.)
    • Lectures on tools, theories and approaches that will inspire and challenge you (lecturer presentations)
    • Exercises, training, discussions and presentations in relation and practice (individual/pair/group)

    We offer four different modes of tuition:

    • Tuition with physical attendance
    • Online tuition with the presence of a lecturer
    • Online tuition without the presence of a lecturer
    • A mix of the above (blended learning)

    Final assessments:

    • All courses and degree level are completed with an exam
    • A final assessment is optional at our short courses
  • Admission requirements
    • Admission to short courses: There are no admission requirements
    • Admission to courses at the academy profession degree level: A relevant educational qualification (at upper secondary level or higher) and at least to years of relevant work experience.  
    • Admission to courses at the diploma degree level: A relevant educational qualification (genral upper secondary or higher) and at least to years of relevant work experience.  
    • Admission without the required qualifications mentioned above: If you have competences that are not documented, you may be able to have them assessed and recognized by our guidance counsellor in terms of a competence assessment ("realkompetencevurdering" in danish)
    • Admission to Danish higher education for holders of foreign qualifications: We use the official Qualifications Framework to compare Danish and non-Danish qualifications.
  • Our part time study programmes

    Types of courses and degrees:

    • Courses at Academy Profession degree programmes AP ("akademiuddannelser" in Danish)
    • Courses at Diploma programmes ("diplomuddannelser" in Danish)
    • Short courses ("korte kurser" in Danish)
    • Workshops
  • Fees and funding

    State Educational Support for Adults ("Statens Voksenuddannelsesstøtte" – Danish acronym SVU)

    SVU is state educational support for adults, which is intended those active in the Danish workforce whilst furthering your education during work hours. You can read all about SVU at svu.dk.

    Other support options

    In addition to SVU, it is possible to obtain grants from other competence funds. Read more about other support schemes at kompetencefonde.dk.

    If you have questions about fees and funding, you can contact us with the information below.

  • Who we are

    Cphbusiness is a state-funded self-governing institution, and all our study programmes are accredited by the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science.

    Cphbusiness is one of eight Danish Business Academies equivalent to the Universities of Applied Sciences around the world.

    Cphbusiness differs from traditional universities by offering a unique combination of academic theory and practical application.

    Employers, trade associations and other organisations are closely involved in the development of our programmes, thus ensuring that our students’ competences reflect the skills and competencies needed in today’s labour market.

    The lecturers at Cphbusiness all have close ties with Danish and international companies, ensuring continuous interaction between the content of their lectures and the latest business trends, thus strengthening the overall quality of our study programmes.

    Our study programmes are offered in Danish and some of them in English.

    Read about the Danish educational system at ufm.dk

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  • Contact us

    Contact us regarding part time study programmes:

    Study counselor

    Telephone: +45 36 15 45 17
    Email: evu@cphbusiness.dk

    Monday: 9.00 - 12.30
    Tuesday: 12.30 - 15.00
    Wednesday: Closed
    Thursday: 9.00 - 12.30
    Friday: 9.00 - 12.30

    Study coordinator

    Telephone: +45 36 15 48 66
    Email: udbud@cphbusiness.dk

    Monday - thursday: 8.00 - 15.30
    Friday: 08.00 - 14.00

Courses and part time study programmes

We have six faculties that provide different courses and part time study programmes:

  • Leadership and Communication

    The faculty Leadership and Communication offers courses from three study programmes:

    • Academy Profession Degree in Business Communication
    • Academy Profession Degree in Leadership & Management
    • Diploma of Leadership

    Academy Profession Degree in Business Communication

    Courses offered in relation to the Academy Profession Degree in Business Communication are relevant to anyone who is interested in acquiring new skills within either interpersonal communication, strategic communication, social media, intercultural communication, oral communication, written communication, online communication, visual communication, graphic facilitation or presentation skills.

    More information about Business Communication in Danish


    Academy Profession Degree in Leadership & Management

    The Academy Profession Degree in Leadership & Management is targeted at current and future leaders in the private and public sectors. The study programme offers courses that provide you with insights into organizational psychology, coaching & conflict management, change management, stress in organizations (including how to prevent and handle stress), process facilitation, project management, positive psychology, understanding business management, etc.

    More information about Leadership & Management in Danish


    Diploma of Leadership

    The Diploma of Leadership will strengthen your knowledge and skills within strategic management, change management, management of sustainability, human resource management, coaching, etc. Our tuition combines management tools, theories and practical methods based on applied science that will inspire and challenge you to optimize, analyze, cooperate, communicate, lead and develop your organisation and employees from a new perspective as a leader.

    More information about Diploma of Leadership in Danish

  • Sales and Marketing

    The faculty Sales and Marketing offers courses from three study programmes:

    • Academy Profession Degree in Sales and Marketing
    • Academy Profession Degree in International Transport and Logistics
    • Diploma of Business Studies: Sales and Marketing

    Academy Profession Degree in Sales and Marketing

    Through the Academy Profession Degree in Sales and Marketing you will acquire knowledge and skills that enable you to independently analyze, plan and implement actions related to sales and marketing. You will strengthen your competencies within a number of areas including e-commerce, business law, digital marketing, strategic sales, marketing strategy, search engine optimization, business and market analysis, etc.

    More information about Sales and Marketing in Danish


    Academy Profession Degree in International Transport and Logistics

    The Academy Profession Degree in International Transport and Logistics offers courses that will strengthen your knowledge of logistics and supply chain management on an operational, tactical and strategic level, including transport and warehouse management, strategic procurement, operational procurement, sustainable business understanding, etc., which qualifies you to develop and implement logistics concepts in solving challenges associated with value and supply chains.

    More information about International Transport and Logistics in Danish


    Diploma of Business Studies: Sales and Marketing

    The Diploma of Business Studies: Sales and Marketing gives you the opportunity to position yourself for a career within the global stage for innovative and growth-oriented trade and marketing. The study programme will strengthen your knowledge and skills within marketing management and concept development, customer insights, trends and tendencies, organisation, culture and change management, sales management and customer understanding, business development and innovation management, etc. The tuition qualifies you to work with sales and marketing in many different types of companies, such as trading, production and service companies and industries both in Denmark and internationally.

    More information about Diploma of Business Studies: Sales and Marketing in Danish

  • Economics and Finance

    The faculty Economics and Finance offers courses from five study programmes:

    • Academy Profession Degree in Business Economics
    • Academy Profession Degree in Taxes
    • Academy Profession Degree in Financial Advice
    • Diploma of Business Studies: Financial Advice
    • Diploma of Valuation

    Academy Profession Degree in Business Economics

    The Academy Profession Degree in Business Economics will strengthen your knowledge and skills within business economics, financial management in practice, global economy, annual report and financial statement analysis, spreadsheets for financial management, statistics, etc. You will gain competencies to assess the profitability of investments, prepare budgets and adapt a company's resources in relation to its activities.

    More information about Business Economics in Danish


    Academy Profession Degree in Taxes

    The Academy Profession Degree in Taxes gives you a practical and theoretical understanding of the law of recovery, customs law, VAT and tax law. You will be introduced to methods for analyzing, assessing and calculating taxes and duties. Based on theories, methods and practical knowledge, you will acquire competencies that enable you to handle tax issues.

    More information about Taxes in Danish


    Academy Profession Degree in Financial Advice

    The Academy Profession Degree in Financial Advice is relevant to you if you want to strengthen your skills in banking consultancy, business analysis, auditing or real estate and administration. Furthermore, you may choose to specialize the degree in auditing or real estate trading and administration. You have the opportunity to choose exactly the direction that suits your career goals.

    More information about Financial Advice in Danish


    Diploma of Business Studies: Financial Advice

    The Diploma of Business Studies: Financial Advice has been developed in close collaboration with major banks in Denmark to ensure that you get the industry-relevant knowledge and competencies that companies demand. The study programme is relevant to anyone who already works as a financial economist or private customer advisor.

    More information about Financial Advice in Danish


    Diploma of Valuation

    The Diploma of Valuation will strengthen your competencies within Danish and international valuation principles of commercial properties in a professionally inspiring and practical environment that combines theoretical studies with a practical approach. You will learn how to make financial calculations, analyze and include legal and market conditions in property valuations for investment and/or financing purposes.

    More information about Valuation in Danish

  • Innovation and Technology

    The faculty Innovation and Technology offers courses from two study programmes:

    • Academy Profession Degree in Information & Communication Technology
    • Academy Profession Degree in Innovation, Product and Production

    Academy Profession Degree in Information & Communication Technology

    The Academy Profession Degree in Information & Communication Technology will strengthen your understanding of how to exploit the full potential of communication technologies for the benefit of both customers, colleagues and your company. You will be introduced to relevant theory and practice in various IT areas, such as programming, IT security, databases as well as system, web and software development, etc.

    For more information about Information & Communication Technology in Danish


    Academy Profession Degree in Innovation, Product and Production

    The Academy Profession Degree in Innovation, Product and Production will learn how to create value for companies by taking the lead in analyzing, planning and assessing ideas and issues within innovation, business models and project management. You will learn how to be part of development oriented and interdisciplinary work processes within e.g. concept development and innovative development processes.

    More information about Innovation, Product and Production in Danish

  • Service and Hospitality

    The faculty Service and Hospitality offers courses from one study programme:

    • Academy Profession Degree in Experience Economy

    Academy Profession Degree in Experience Economy

    The Academy Degree in Experience Economy will qualify you to work with experience-based business development and introduce you to theories, models and tools for development, production and delivery of experience-oriented activities. You will learn how to handle tasks within event planning, where you analyze, develop, plan and implement solutions that create unique experiences and added value for your customers.

    More information about Experience Economy in Danish

  • Laboratory and Environmental Technology

    The faculty Laboratory and Environmental Technology offers courses from one study programme:

    • Academy Profession Degree in Environmental Technology

    Academy Profession Degree in Environmental Technology

    The Academy Profession Degree in Environmental Technology qualifies you to participate in and contribute to work with environmental tasks in companies. The study programme will strengthen your knowledge and skills within CSR and circular economy, resources (including waste and recycling), emissions, environmental approval, chemical legislation, soil contamination, etc. You will be able to use your knowledge of environmental work and issues to increase insights, further innovation and quality assurance in the company.

    More information about Environmental Technology in Danish

An important part in becoming the best leader you can become is an education in Leadership and Management at Cphbusiness.

Christian Mellergaard, Jyske Bank