Semester Exchange - University of Copenhagen

Semester Exchange - University of Copenhagen

Copenhagen University is the oldest university and research institution in Denmark. With over 40,000 students and more than 9,000 employees, the University of Copenhagen is one of the largest institutions of research and education in the Nordic countries. Together, the six faculties offer over 200 programs for study in health and medical sciences, humanities, law, science, social sciences, and theology. The University aims to prepare students for a broad range of jobs in the private and public sectors. For this reason, education at Copenhagen University covers specific skills and scientific methods as well as other more theoretical skills that will enable graduates to improve their qualifications. Teaching and research are closely integrated in order to achieve this, first and foremost by according them equal importance in the daily work of the academic and scientific staff and whenever possible basing the teaching on research.

Country: Denmark, Europe
Program Dates: Autumn semester: September  – January, Spring semester: February –  June 
Type of program: Exchange
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: Danish, English
Accommodation: Please refer to the accommodation website
More Information: Please refer to this website Copenhagen University

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a nomination from Macquarie University 
  • Meet Danish or English requirement for non-native speakers

How to Apply 

Applicants must complete an online Application form. You'll need to include:

Your personal details, One University preference, It should take around 2 - 3 minutes to complete an application. 

Important notes:

Application Fee: No fee

Payment Options: No fee

Logistics Fees: No fee

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas. More information will be given to students upon acceptance. 

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.


*Disclaimer: Macquarie University does not ensure the quality or reputation of activities run externally, should students choose to undertake these activities they take on the full risk and responsibility. All students need to undertake their own risk assessment before departure, considering wisely their personal health and safety risks. Ultimately participation in these activities is at the students’ risk.

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Summary
Copenhagen University is the oldest university and research institution in Denmark. With over 40,000 students and more than 9,000 employees, the University of Copenhagen is one of the largest institutions of research and education in the Nordic countries.

Area of study
Education; Environment; Health and medical sciences; Media, creative arts, and communication; Science; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
Full offers only

Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Copenhagen, Exchange, Denmark, Health and Medical studies, Law, Humanities, Sciences, Social Sciences, Theology, languages, education, Environment

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$700 minimum

Phone
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Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://students.mq.edu.au/experience/travel-while-studying/apply

Closing dates URL
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Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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