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.

You must either document a signed contract of employment for a relevant job based on your bachelor's degree of minimum 25 hours a week on average, or you must document that you own a self-employed business with a relevant scope of activities and a workload of minimum 25 hours a week on average.

Application procedure

You apply for admission in the application portal.

The application procedure depends on your citizenship and educational background:

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. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Danish Universities
  2. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in Science and IT with the MSc admission course package in Computer Science from the University of Copenhagen.
  3. 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 number of ECTS credits within Computer Science and the grades obtained. If different grading systems make comparison impossible, applicants will be prioritised on the basis of an individual evaluation by the Admission Committee.

Limitation on second degrees

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