Study Danish Language In Denmark For Free

International Students from various countries can apply for a scholarship under the Cultural Agreements programme to attend a Danish Summer Language Course. Participation is fully funded. Deadline to apply is March 1.

The Danish Summer Language Courses offer foreign students Danish language courses at all levels, while showcasing Denmark and Danish culture. Courses feature a minimum of 4 hours of language instruction a day accompanied by excursions and cultural activities.

The Danish Summer Language Courses last 3 weeks and are offered during the months of July and August The courses are offered by a number of different course providers, located in different regions of Denmark. A list of course providers and descriptions of courses will be published January 15, 2016 here.

Accepted students receive free tuition and a scholarship of 5000 DKK (around 670 EUR).

Depending on the course the students will attend, the students will either have to pay for accommodation and meals themselves, or it will be provided by the course organiser:

  • If accommodation or meals are provided by the course organiser, it will be deducted from the DKK 5000 scholarship.
  • If  accommodation and meals are provided by the course organiser, this will be covered by all of the DKK 5000 scholarship.
  • If accommodation and meals are not provided for by the course organiser, the students receive the DKK 5000 scholarship upon arrival to cover their accommodation and meals.

Main criteria:

Courses are open to bachelor, master’s and PhD students from several countries around the world. Your knowledge of Danish language can be at any level. Please check the list of eligible countries here.

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