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Economics and Business Administration, BSc - Top-up

Top-up programme for AP degrees (Economics and Business Administration, BSc)

Aarhus University offers top-up programmes for financial controllers as well as marketing and financial management graduates from the business academies

As a qualified financial controller or an AP graduate in Marketing Management or Financial Management, you are eligible for admission to the programme in economics and business administration in Danish (HA) under the top-up programmes. Graduates from other similar programmes are not eligible for admission to the top-up programmes. You are automatically granted a 90 ECTS credit transfer from your academy profession degree, and by completing an additional 90 ECTS credits, you can be awarded the Bachelor’s degree, which also makes you eligible for admission to the Master’s degree programmes in economics and business administration.

You can read about the different top-up options and specific admission requirements on the programmes' pages: 

Study programme

As of September 2020 AU offers a 2 year top-up programme with intake once a year in September.

Please find more information about the individual study programme options.

The programme entitles you to a student grant under the Education Grant and Loan Scheme in Denmark (SU), but any grant portions received during your earlier studies will be deducted.

Application and admission

Applications must be submitted online through the digital application portal. The application portal opens 1 November 2020. You must upload diplomas and transcripts.

Please consult the application guides below:


 Application deadlines:

ProgrammeApplication deadlineStart timeDocumentation deadlineAnswer to your application
2 years1 JulySeptember1 JulyMid July