Tuition Fee and Payment

If you hold a citizenship from outside EU/EEA/Switzerland a tuition fee applies for studies at the Faculty of Science.

Tuition fee

Tuition fee for the MSc in Biochemistry per semester:

DKK 55,000 ≈ EUR 7,390

Payment deadlines

The payment deadlines are:

  • 1st semester: 2 weeks after you have received your invoice by e-mail
  • 2nd semester: 15 January
  • 3rd semester: 15 August
  • 4th semester: 15 January

Please note that tuition fees are not refunded after 1 August (1 month before study start). After this date only a failed visa application will result in the refund of your tuition fee.


The Faculty of Science has a very limited number of scholarships to award outstanding non-EU/EEA MSc students.

Read about scholarships.

US Loans

The University of Copenhagen participates in the William D. Ford Direct Loan Program (Direct Loan).

To apply for US Federal loans through the Direct Loan Program, you must be an American student enrolled in a degree-granting program at the University of Copenhagen.

Read about about US Loans.