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Study in Denmark is the official website for international higher education in Denmark. is a Danish government website about higher education in Denmark for international students. The website contains academic and practical information about studying, living and working in Denmark including how to apply, tuitions fees and scholarships, permits and visas, etc.

You can also visit the official European Union Study site here.

Please note that the Royal Danish Embassy in Tanzania does not give scholarship or hold special information regarding scholarships etc. to Danish universities.

Rather, we advise you to orient yourself in the courses and studies offered by Danida Fellowship Centre.

Danish residence permit

In order to study in Denmark you must have a Danish residence permit before arriving. To be granted a residence permit, you must prove in writing that:

  • You have been accepted as a student to a higher education course/programme at a university, college or institute that has been approved by the Danish government.
  • You are either completing an entire educational programme offered by a Danish institution of higher learning or are a visiting/guest student attending part of a programme that you have already commenced in your country of residence.
  • You can support yourself financially for the duration of your stay.
  • You can speak and understand the language of instruction and have a functional command of either Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, English or German.

Find more information here.