Application and fee
How to apply
You apply for admission through www.optagelse.dk, where you will be guided through the electronic application.
Sending an application requires preparation, and it is your responsibility to make sure that the application is correct. Therefore, it is a good idea to start well in advance, if you are applying for admission to one or more educations.
We recommend that you read the guide, where you will find answers to anything regarding filling in the application, how to upload attachments etc.
Deadline for applications
The application deadline with a foreign qualifiying entrance exam is March 15 at 12.00 (noon).
Documentation for supplementary subjects or other relevant documentation which is not finished before the 15 March can be uploaded to your application at www.optagelse.dk until 5 July at 12:00 noon.
You can find information about the rules regarding admission on the basis of a foreign exam on the website of the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science.
Foreign exams also include International Baccalaureate (IB), regardless of whether it has been taken in Denmark or completed in another country.
Recognition of foreign exam
If you apply on the basis of a foreign exam, we encourage you to have your exam recognised at the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science before applying.
Applicants who need a study-visa for staying in Denmark while they study will receive guidance and help to fill out the visa-application forms from the individual educational institutions for which they have applied for admission to one or more educational programmes. If you have applied for admission to a programme at University College Absalon you will be contacted by the Admission Office. You ar welcome to contact the admission office with questions regarding study-visa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applicants who are citizens in an EU or EEA country have access to free higher education in Denmark and therefore do not need to pay tuition fee.
Applicants who are citizens in a country outside the EU have to pay a tuition fee before the start of every semester. The price for every semester is listed below:
- 1.-5. Semester DKK 50.175 / Approx. Euro 6.690
- 6. Semester DKK 6.675 / Approx. Euro 890
- 7. Semester DKK 50.175 / Approx. Euro 6.690
Total DKK 307.725 / Approx. Euro 41.030
Please note that the prices listed may change. You will receive information regarding payment for the upcoming semester once you are admitted.
Please note that Absalon will not be able to offer any types of scholarships.
Quota 2: 15 March at 12.00 noon
- Application deadline for all quota 2 applicants
- Application deadline for all applicants with an international entry examination; including applicants holding an International Baccalaureate
- Deadline for submitting documentation for quota 2 assessment on www.optagelse.dk. Documentation for supplementary subjects or other relevant documentation which is not finished before the 15 March can be uploaded to your application at www.optagelse.dk until 5 July at 12:00 noon.
Quota 1: 5 July at 12.00 noon
Only applicable to applicants holding a Danish entry examination