All students, who wish to study at University College Copenhagen, must apply for a study place.

Before applying, prepare following attachments for your online application:
  • Passport photo
  • Motivational letter (pdf)
  • Academic transcript of records (pdf)
  • Certificate of Bachelor/Master Degree (if applicable) (pdf)
  • Photocopy of identity document (in Latin alphabet) or of your passport (pdf)

Application deadlines

Autumn semester  1 March 1 April
Spring semester 1 October  1 November
Occupational Therapy
Biomedical Laboratory Science
Risk and Emergency Management
Social Work
Nutrition and Health
Global Nutrition and Health

Application form and guidelines

The International Student Application Form must be filled in correctly by all applicants. Please read the guidelines carefully before you start applying online on our application portal. 

Application Portal
  • Apply online


  • Create a user profile and choose a password that contains letters, numbers and special characters (eg. "?!"). Write down and save your password.
  • Read the practical information on the portal on how to fill in the application.
  • Attach the requested documents to the application. You should attach the Transcript of Records plus a copy of your identity documentation (passport or identity card in Latin alphabet).
Your application provides the basis for the Learning Agreement and the planning on our part of your exchange period. The Application Form also serves as the key tool for the planning and corporation between you and your clinical supervisor. 

If you are doing an internship or clinical placement you will have to fill out a Training Agreement. 

Send us a draft of your Learning Agreement or Training Agreement immediately after you have sent your application.