Application procedure

ucph students

In order for you to be admitted you need to have a qualifying Bachelor’s degree or another qualifying degree at the same level.

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

Selection criteria

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

  1. Bachelor's degree with reserved access to the programme. This can only be Bachelor’s degrees from SCIENCE.
  2. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in Natural Resources with a specialisation in Environmental Science, Nature Management or Environmental Economics from the University of Copenhagen.
  3. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree within the field of natural resources or a Bachelor’s degree within related areas.
  4. 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):

  • Academic qualifications and relevance of their study program, i.e. ECTS credits acquired within the three areas; biology, plant science or ecology, natural resources and economics or regulation.

Limitation on second degrees

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