How to apply - Nordic Exchange

Faculty of Law, South Campus. Photo: Rasmus Degnbol.

Find information about the application process for Nordic students at University of Copenhagen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1. Transcript of records

All applicants must submit a transcript of records.

We accept unofficial transcripts from the electronic registrar system of your home university if the document includes your name and the name of your home university. We accept documents in Danish, English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Swedish and Norwegian. However, in some instances an English translation will be required. In this case, we will notify you by e-mail.

2. Proof of English proficiency for non-native English speakers

IMPORTANT: Only required if you are applying for one or more of the following study fields:

  • Studies in English/American Language and Culture
  • Studies in Film & Media Studies
  • Studies in Information Science (only required for non-EU/EEA students)
  • Studies in Philosophy
  • Studies in Political Science

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Proof of English proficiency is only required if you are applying to one or more of the following subjects:

  • English/American Language and Culture
  • Film & Media Studies
  • Information Science 
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science 

Note that Scandinavian students and students enrolled at an institution in an English-speaking country are exempt from documenting English language proficiency.

For all other students, the following subjects require proof of English proficiency: 

English/American Language and Culture:

  • TOEFL iBT (incl. "at home" version): minimum score: 80
  • TOEFL Computer-based: minimum score: 213
  • TOEFL Paper-based: minimum score: 550
  • IELTS: minimum score: 6.0
  • Cambridge English C1 Advanced: minimum score B
  • Cambridge English C2 Proficiency: minimum score C

Film & Media Studies, Philosophy and Information Science

We require one of the above-mentioned tests. However, the department is also willing to consider institutional tests or statements regarding the students’ English proficiency or proof of CEFR level B2, issued by the home university.

Political Science:

  • Documentation for CEF level: B2
  • TOEFL iBT (incl. "at home" version): minimum score: 80
  • TOEFL Computer-based: minimum score: 213
  • TOEFL Paper-based: minimum score: 550
  • IELTS: minimum score: 6.0
  • Cambridge English C1 Advanced: minimum score B
  • Cambridge English C2 Proficiency: minimum score C