Admission requirements

Admission to a Master’s degree programme African Studies requires at minimum successful completion of a qualifying and recognised university degree equivalent in level and content to a Danish Bachelor’s degree.

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 degree programme in African Studies.

You are required to document proficiency in English either by

  • 1) Proof of English language proficiency level B (Danish secondary school) with a weighted grade point average of at least 3,0 or
  •   2) Acceptable TOEFL, IELTS or Cambridge Advanced English test scores no more than two years old or
  • 3) Proof that English is your native language or
  •  4) Proof that English was the language of instruction in your prior education at bachelor level.

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If you hold one of the degrees listed below, you are considered to meet all academic admission requirements and have direct access to apply to the Master’s degree programme in African studies.

      • BSc in political science from a Danish university.
      • BSc in geography from a Danish university.
      • BSc in anthropology from a Danish university.
      • BA in history from a Danish university.
      • BA in religion from a Danish university.
      • BSc in international studies from a Danish university.
      • BA in cultural encounters from a Danish university.
      • BSc in public health from a Danish university.