Application Procedure – University of Copenhagen

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Application Procedure

In order for you to be admitted to MSc in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics you need to have a relevant Bachelor’s degree or another relevant degree at the same level. Is it free of charge for all applicants to apply for admission.

How you apply

The application procedure depends on your citizenship and educational background:

Are you a citizen in the EU, EEA or Switzerland?

Are you a citizen in a country outside EU, EEA or Switzerland?

Prioritisation of applicants

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

  1. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in Natural Resources with the specialisation in Environmental Economics from the University of Copenhagen seeking admission by way of direct extension of their completed BSc programme (reserved access).
  2. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Agricultural Economics or Natural Resources with the specialisation in Environmental Economics from the University of Copenhagen.
  3. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics or similar from other Danish or international universities
  4. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in Natural Resources with a specialisation in Plant Science, Environmental Science or Nature Management or another Bachelor's degree within the natural science area from the Faculty of Science at the University of Copenhagen.
  5. Other applicants.

If the number of qualified applicants within a category exceeds the number of places available, applicants will be prioritised according to the following criteria (listed below in prioritised order):

  • Total amount of ECTS credits in microeconomics, statistics, econometrics and mathematics, with a special weight on microeconomics.
  • Total amount of ECTS credits obtained in other courses that are relevant for understanding and managing environmental and natural resource problems.