10 Universities in Denmark You Need to Know Before Applying Scholarships

  1. Copenhagen Business School

Copenhagen Business School, often abbreviated and referred to as CBS, is a public university situated in Copenhagen, Denmark and is considered one of the most prestigious business schools in Western Europe and the world. CBS was established in 1917 by the Danish Society for the Advancement of Business Education and Research (FUHU), however, it was not until 1920 that accounting became the first full study program at CBS. Today CBS has more than 20,000 students, 2,000 employees and offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs within business, typically with an interdisciplinary and international focus. CBS is accredited by EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System), AMBA (Association of MBAs), as well as AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), thus making it one of the few schools worldwide to hold the “triple-crown” accreditation, and along with Aarhus BSS, the only two in Denmark.

CBS receives a limited number of government scholarships each year to fund highly qualified full-degree students from non-EU/EAA countries. CBS welcomes applications from motivated graduate applicants (of all genders, ages, nationalities and religions) who come from countries outside of EU/EAA and need a student residence permit to study at CBS. This scholarship is based on the applicants’ motivation and academic background, not their financial needs.

See further details on the “Scholarship” tab under the “Application Fee, Tuition Fee, Scholarship and Residence Permit” section on the Non-EU/EEA Citizens page. Learn more about CBS at www.cbs.dk.

  1. Roskilde University

Roskilde University is a Danish (abbreviated RUC or RU) public university founded in 1972 and located in Trekroner in the Eastern part of Roskilde. The University awards bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, and PhD degrees in a wide variety of subjects within social sciences, the humanities, and natural sciences. Roskilde University is ranked amongst the top 601-800 universities in the world by the Times Higher Education (THE).

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A limited number of Danish state tuition fee waivers and scholarships are offered for selected master’s programs to highly talented students who come from countries outside of the EU/EEA and are required to pay tuition fees at Roskilde University. the tuition fee waivers and scholarships are only distributed once a year for the September entry. The tuition fee waiver and scholarship has a maximum length of 22 months for programs that start in September. The scholarship amounts to DKK 7,800 per month, and is meant to cover living expenses in Denmark.

For further details, visit the Tuition Fees, Tuition Fee Waivers and Scholarships page on the Roskilde University website: https://ruc.dk.

  1. IT University of Copenhagen

The IT University of Copenhagen, often abbreviated and referred to as ITU, is a public university and research institution in Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark. It was established in 1999 as the IT-højskolen. In 2003, when a new Danish University Law was passed, the IT University was officially appointed a university, the 12th and smallest university in Denmark, and therefore changed its name to the IT University of Copenhagen – IT-Universitetet i København in Danish. ITU is a mono-faculty university with a cross-disciplinary approach to the studying of information technology and the field is approached from a variety of perspectives: natural sciences (traditional computer science), the design and use of IT, information systems, computer games studies, and the social, cultural and aesthetic aspects of IT.

Financial support for PhD studies are offered at IT University of Copenhagen through the following:

  • Marie Curie European Industrial PhD: offering a fully funded research project with academic and industrial partners by requiring students to work with the industrial partner / company or the university at the same time as being enrolled at a university – relevant here would naturally be the IT University.
  • Independent PhD – Tuition Fee Free: for those interested in doing a PhD and meet the academic requirements, fit into the research areas at the IT University, and have the financial resources to support themselves during the period of their enrolment.
  • Institute PhD: offering employment and a stipend for the entire PhD studies. Students will be attached to a research group and/or a research project working alongside other PhD students conducting research in related fields.
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For more information, see the Read More section on the About the PhD Programme page, at https://en.itu.dk.

  1. VIA University College

VIA University College is a university college organization in Central Denmark Region, Denmark. The university colleges in Denmark were established as a result of a series of mergers of smaller educational centers in 2007. VIA is one of those university colleges. From January 2008, all medium higher education in the Central Region previously under CVU (Center for Higher Education), became organized as one unit under VIA. As a result of these mergers, VIA became the third largest educational institution following Copenhagen University and Aarhus University with approximately 2,000 employers and 20,000 students. Today, VIA University College offers vocational bachelor courses of the following kinds: pedagogical, the health profession and the technical-commercial area. In addition, VIA also offers a 2-year high school exam. Overall, VIA offers more than 50 higher educations in Danish and a number of courses in English. It also participates in various research and development projects.

Students at VIA can apply for scholarships and grants from both VIA and from publicly-funded schemes. Each year, VIA offers a limited number of scholarships for highly qualified international students. The scholarship is awarded based on a list of carefully selected criteria. You can read more about the scholarship in the information sheet provided under the “Scholarships” tab on the Fees and Finances page of Via University College’s website: https://en.via.dk.

  1. Professionshøjskolen Metropol – Metropolitan University College

The Professionshøjskolen Metropol, or the Metropolitan University College (also referred to as Metropolitan UC or MUC), is a university college offering a range of bachelor’s degree and academy profession degree programs in Copenhagen, Denmark. All programs are taught in Danish except for a bachelor’s degree in Global Nutrition and Health. A range of courses and modules in English are available to exchange students. The Metropolitan UC is organized in two faculties with a total of 9 departments. Its activities are spread out on a number of sites, in Nørrebro, Frederiksberg and central Copenhagen. It has a total of approximately 9,000 students spread over 15 medium term higher-education.

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Metropolitan UC does not offer scholarships to the students. However, international students can still study at Metropolitan UC with the help of Danish institutions’ scholarships. Most Danish institutions have bilateral agreements with foreign institutions of higher education. these agreements are usually designed for mutual exchange of students, researchers and teachers. National and European programs offer scholarships for international students wishing to study in Denmark through an institutional agreement, as guest students or as a part of an international double or joint degree. These programs include:

  • Nordplus
  • Erasmus
  • Erasmus Mundus / Joint Master Degree
  • Fulbright Commission
  • The Danish Government Scholarships under the Cultural Agreements
  • Danish government scholarships for highly qualified non-EU/EEA students
  • The Danish State Educational Support

For more information, visit Exchange Students or Tuition Fees & Scholarships. Learn more about Metropolitan UC at www.phmetropol.dk.

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