Admission Requirements - MSc in Agricultural Economics – University of Copenhagen

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Admission Requirements

If you have completed a bachelor’s degree or are enrolled in the final semester of a bachelor’s programme you are eligible to apply for the Master’s programme in Agricultural Economics.

You are required to document proficiency in English according to your background; see the language requirements.

Admission requirements for the academic year 2018/19

Bachelor’s degrees that automatically fulfill the academic requirements

If you hold one of the degrees listed below, you are considered to meet all academic requirements. Learn about when and how to apply.

  • BSc in Agricultural Economics from the University of Copenhagen (legal right of admission*)
  • BSc in Economics from University of Copenhagen or University of Southern Denmark or University of Aarhus

*Bachelor's degree with legal right of admission

If your bachelor’s degree grants a legal right of admission, you are guaranteed a place on the Master’s programme if you apply before the application deadline during the first application period after you complete your bachelor’s degree.

Other Bachelor’s degrees

If you have a bachelor’s degree other than those listed above, you must submit additional documentation along with your application so the University can evaluate whether or not you meet the admission requirements. Learn about when and how to apply.

Academic requirement

If you have a Bachelor's degree in Natural Resources with the specialization in Environmental Economics you may be admitted provided that your programme includes the following specified courses:

If you have a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Copenhagen, other Danish or international universities you may be admitted if your programme includes the following:

  • Micro Economics (at least 22.5 ECTS credits)
  • Macro Economics (at least 7.5 ECTS credits)
  • International Economics (at least 7.5 ECTS credits)
  • Statistics (at least 7.5 ECTS credits)
  • Econometrics (at least 7.5 ECTS credits)
  • Mathematics (at least 7.5 ECTS credits)

Students lacking the necessary credits in the field of Econometrics may be admitted on the condition that they pass an approved university level 7.5 ECTS Econometrics course, before the start date of the study programme.

The Faculty may also admit applicants who, after an individual academic assessment, are deemed to possess educational qualifications equivalent to those required above.

Admission requirements for the academic year 2019/20

Bachelor’s degrees that automatically fulfill the academic requirements

If you hold one of the degrees listed below, you are considered to meet all academic requirements. Learn about when and how to apply.

  • BSc in Agricultural Economics from the University of Copenhagen (legal right of admission*)
  • BSc in Economics from University of Copenhagen or University of Southern Denmark or University of Aarhus

*Bachelor's degree with legal right of admission

If your bachelor’s degree grants a legal right of admission, you are guaranteed a place on the Master’s programme if you apply before the application deadline during the first application period after you complete your bachelor’s degree.

Other Bachelor’s degrees

If you have a bachelor’s degree other than those listed above, you must submit additional documentation along with your application so the University can evaluate whether or not you meet the admission requirements. Learn about when and how to apply.

Academic requirement

If you have a Bachelor's degree in Natural Resources with the specialization in Environmental Economics you may be admitted provided that your programme includes the following specified courses:

If you have a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Copenhagen, other Danish or international universities you may be admitted if your programme includes the following:

  • Micro Economics (at least 22.5 ECTS credits)
  • Macro Economics (at least 7.5 ECTS credits)
  • International Economics (at least 7.5 ECTS credits)
  • Statistics (at least 7.5 ECTS credits)
  • Econometrics (at least 7.5 ECTS credits)
  • Mathematics (at least 7.5 ECTS credits)

Students lacking the necessary credits in the field of Econometrics may be admitted on the condition that they pass an approved university level 7.5 ECTS Econometrics course, before the start date of the study programme.

The Faculty may also admit applicants who, after an individual academic assessment, are deemed to possess educational qualifications equivalent to those required above.