Application procedure – University of Copenhagen

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Application procedure

In order for you to be admitted you need to have a qualifying bachelor’s degree or another qualifying degree at the same level.

The application procedure depends on your citizenship and educational background:

Application and admission numbers

Number of availaible places: 60

Number of applicants in:

  • 2017: 262

Were all qualified applicants admitted?

  • 2017: No
ARE YOU A CITIZEN IN DENMARK, EU, EEA OR SWITZERLAND?
ARE YOU A CITIZEN IN A COUNTRY OUTSIDE EU, EEA OR SWITZERLAND?

Prioritisation of applicants

The programme accepts a maximum of 60 students.

Selection criteria

If the number of qualified applicants to the programme exceeds the number of places available, applicants will be prioritised as follows:

  1. All applicants

If the number of qualified applicants exceeds the number of places available, applicants are prioritised according to the following criteria (all criteria apply):

  • The amount of ECTS credits obtained within climate change related study elements
  • An individual assessment of the curriculum relevance for the MSc Climate Change program
  • An individual assessment of the grade-point average achieved in the bachelor degree. If different grading systems make comparison impossible, applicants will be prioritised on the basis of an individual evaluation by the Admission Committee
  • Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree age of more than 5 years have low priority

Limitation on second degrees

If you have already completed a Danish Master's degree, please check out the rules concerning a second degree.