Semesters in EnglishSemesters in English

University College Copenhagen offers a few English semesters for exchange students and a full degree programme in Global Nutrition and Health

Many of our programmes even offer placements included either in the semester or as an individually planned placement. 

Learn more about our semesters in English in the Study Programmes

Some programmes offer to prepare an individual Learning Agreement. This has to be negotiated with the international coordinator at the programme.

Interprofessional collaboration - Refugees and forced mass migration

University College Copenhagen offers interprofessional courses for students enrolled in a number of educational programmes on bachelor level. The course on “Refugees and forced mass migration” is offered in English.

The course will be open to participants from these educations: 

•Emergency and Risk Management
•Global Nutrition and Health
•Nutrition and Health 
•Occupational Therapy
•Social work

​Read more about the course Refugees and forced mass migration

Scandinavian students

Scandinavian students may have the opportunity to follow the semesters offered in the Danish programmes. This has to be negotiated with the international coordinator at the programme. For more information regarding Danish semesters go to Uddannelser.

Introduction and Welcome Week, 1.5 ECTS

Each semester starts off with a mutual introduction and Welcome Week for all exchange students. The event takes place in the week leading up to study start, and all exchange students are expected to attend.  The Introduction and Welcome Week is organised as an interdisciplinary course revolving around the evolution of the Danish social model, Danish culture and intercultural communication. The course introduces you to the Study Activity Model and ways of studying in Denmark and, importantly, you get to know the other students.

Read more about the Introduction and Welcome Week

More information


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