Chemical and Biotechnical Science

Chemical and Biotechnical Science

College diploma
30 months
Application deadlines: 1 May, 1 November
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: €100
Intakes: August, January
International tuition: €13,200

Program overview

The duration of the programme is five semesters. The first 1½-year is spent at the academy. The last year consists in practical and theoretical work in a company. At the academy you will spend about half the time doing practical work in the laboratories. Teaching is diversified and offers an alternating mix of theory, laboratory work, project work, lectures, study visits and theme teaching. Theoretical teaching is team-based whereas laboratory work is performed both individually and in small groups. Both the teaching and the examination forms are primarily project organised, reflecting the work form you will encounter in your future job as a chemical and biotechnical technician . Teaching is mainly theme-orientated. The themes include water, environment, foodstuffs, chemical synthesis, fermentation, biotechnology and chemical technology. The programme consists of compulsory subjects (70 ECTS), an elective element (20 ECTS) and an internship and main project (50 ECTS). You will follow a series of different subjects: microbiology, biotechnology, apparatus technique, laboratory technique, analysis methods and chemistry.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



Your upper secondary diploma and transcript of records English test certificate

Career opportunities

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

Campus location

Aarhus , Denmark

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