Admission

Geography students at Roskilde University

Students from Geography will be admitted directly.

Other students must apply for pre-approval from their respective study boards. 

These students should follow the procedure for students from other Danish universities and international students.

The course corresponds to 5 ECTS-credits. The course requires a bachelor degree.

Admission

Students from RUC (except Geography), other universities in Denmark and international students

Application deadline: June 25th

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Applications will be assessed on an ongoing basis before this deadline.

The course corresponds to 5 ECTS-credits. The course requires a bachelor degree.

The course is also open to non-students, who fulfill the general requirements for admission.  

Language requirements: You are required to have a bachelor degree in English or be admitted at an English Master Programme, or if not please read our English language requirements below.

We accept the following documents:
IELTS (Academic): 6.5 or
TOEFL: paper-based: 560 / internet-based: 83.The university's TOEFL code is B384 or
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): passed or
Certificate of Advanced English (CAE)

The IELTS or TOEFL test cannot be more than 2 years old.

Are you a student from another university

If you are from another Danish university you will have the opportunity to transfer the credits awarded from the course. In this case you don’t have to pay the course fee. Deadline for sending us the pre-approval is: June 25th  

Are you an international student or applying for a vacant place

You are required to pay for the course with some exceptions (see box with information on fees). You will receive information regarding payment after your application has been approved.

Language requirements: You are required to have a bachelor degree in English or be admitted at an English Master Programme, if not please read our English language requirements: Engelsksprogkravet.

Fees

Students enrolled at a Danish university with a pre-approval from the home institution do not have to pay fees. Students from universities in the EU, an EEA-country or Switzerland with an exchange agreement with RUC do not have to pay fees.

Students from universities in countries outside of the EU, EEA or Switzerland with an exchange agreement with RUC do not have to pay. Students from universities of the Critical Edge Alliance (CEA) with exchange agreements do not have to pay.

CEA universities with exchange agreements: Tata Institute of Social Science, University of the Andes, University Paris 8, Evergreen State College and Al Akhawayn University.

If you want to use an exchange agreement, entered by your home university, you must be accepted and nominated by your home university.

The fee for Danish students without pre-approval from their home university is Dkk 2.625.

The fee for Danish and international participants, who are not university students is Dkk 2.625.

Students from universities in an EU country, an EEA country or Switzerland, which do not have exchange agreements with RUC, the fee is Dkk. 2.625.

For international students outside of the EU, the EEA and Switzerland, which do not have exchange agreements with RUC the fee is DKK 7.649,17.

Guest student at RUC

Guest student at RUC

For general information about being a guest student at RUC, read more here

The course takes place at the campus of Roskilde University. RUC cannot offer accommodation at campus. Roskilde city and Copenhagen offers hotel, hostel and Airbnb accommodation.