Admission – University of Copenhagen

Exchange Programmes > Admission


The admission of exchange and guest students who whish to study for one or two semesters at the University of Copenhagen is handled by International Education & Grants. The process varies a little, depending on through which programme you apply. Please refer to more detailed information below.

Exchange Students

Exchange programmes include Erasmus, Nordplus, and bilateral exchange. To apply as an exchange student, your home university must have an exchange agreement with the University of Copenhagen and nominate you to go on exchange.
Read more about admission of exchange students.

Erasmus Traineeship Students

Only for students enrolled at universities in Austria, Cypern, Czech Republic, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macadonia, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, and the United Kingdom.
Read more about admission of Erasmus Traineeship Students

Danish Government Scholarships

The Danish Government Scholarships under the Cultural Agreements are aimed at highly qualified exchange students wishing to immerse themselves in studies of the Danish language and culture or other fields of study related to Denmark. The exchange programme covers a specific list of countries.
Read more about admission of Danish Government Scholarship students.

Guest Students

If your home university does not have a formal exchange agreement with the University of Copenhagen, you can apply for admission as a guest student. Note that guest students are required to pay tuition fees to the University of Copenhagen.
Read more about admission of guest students