Admission Requirements - MSc in Environmental and Natural Resource 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 Environmental and Natural Resource Economics.

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

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 Natural Resources with the specialisation in Environmental Economics from the University of Copenhagen (legal right of admission*)
  • BSc in Agricultural Economics from the University of Copenhagen
  • BSc in Economics from the University of Copenhagen

*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

Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in Natural Resources with a specialisation in Plant Science, Environmental Science or Nature Managment or another Bachelor’s degree in a natural science area from the Faculty of Science at The University of Copenhagen mey also be admitted if their programme includes:

And one of the following two courses:

Other applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in a related field from the University of Copenhagen and other Danish universities or international universities may be admitted if their programme includes courses in:

  • Microeconomics (min. 22.5 ECTS credits)
  • Statistics (min. 7.5 ECTS credits)
  • Econometrics (min. 7.5 ECTS credits)
  • Mathematics (min 7.5 ECTS credits)

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

Language requirements

If you have a Nordic Bachelor’s degree, you must as a minimum be able to document English language qualifications comparable to a Danish upper secondary school English B level.

If you have a non-Nordic Bachelor’s degree you must be able to document your English language skills. Find information about language requirements here.