The Top-up degree is a 1½ year (3 semesters) programme that can be taken after the AP degree to obtain Bachelor’s degree, and later on Masters degree.
One Bachelor – two countries
Usually students can study both AP degree and Top-up at the same institution, but the grate advantage of this study combination (AP degree + Top-up) is its flexibility to study Top-up level in another country, to gain more international experience.
Second Bachelor in only 1.5 years
If you have already completed one Bachelor’s degree programme or studied at least 2 years (120 ECTS) at another higher education programme, than you can choose a Top-up programme to obtain a second Bachelor’s degree.
2 Bachelors in only 1.5 years
There is also an opportunity to study 2 Top-up programmes at the same time, and finish the education in 1.5 years with two Bachelor’s degrees – it’s called Double degrees, read more
The Top-up Bachelor’s degree programme takes 1½ years (3 semesters) to complete and are combination of theory and practical projects individual and in groups.
As you know the experience counts more than qualifications in today’s challenging economy. That’s why an valuable part of your education is the opportunity to put theory into use and gain real-world skills by having internship.
The internship usually is 3 or more months work experience where student become part of a team at a company and have opportunity to try different tasks according to the education and individual competencies.
Internship + travel
Internship is a grate opportunity to stay 3 or more months abroad and gain cultural and international work experience at a company abroad. Many students choose internship in New Zealand, USA, Canada, China and different European countries. Often the internship company covers some living and traveling expenses.