Student in DenmarkStudent in Denmark

Studying in Denmark is a unique experience and the benefits are many. Find out how and where to get help to settle in to life in one of the best student capitals in the world.

The Danish portal for international students

Prior to your arrival in Denmark we advise that you visit: 

Study in Denmark

The website contains academic and practical information about studying, living and working in Denmark and you will find extensive guides on how to prepare yourself for life as an international student in Denmark.

Residence permit and Certificate of registration

Non-EU/EEA students must obtain a study residence permit to study in Denmark. Information on the application procedure for a study residence permit is available: 

EU/EEA students must obtain a Certificate of registration from: 

Help with paperwork

One of the most important places to visit when you first move to Denmark is:

Upon your arrival in Copenhagen, The International Citizen Service Centre at International House Copenhagen can assist you with paperwork such as getting a Danish Civil Registration Number (CPR-number), health insurance card and tax card.

Throughout the year, International House Copenhagen also hosts events and cultural workshops that will guide you towards getting the most out of your time in Copenhagen.