Important: Changes in 2020
As a consequence of corona virus and public authorities’ attempt to limit its spread, this year’s entrance examination in quota 2 is subject to changes.
'Important dates' will be updated soon.
1 February - Apply for admission
The application for a Bachelor's programme in Denmark, must be sent through the national application system: Coordinated Enrolment System (KOT). The system opens on 1 February: www.optagelse.dk
If you upload your application between 1 February and 15 March, noon - your application will get assessed in either quota 1 or 2, as long as you fulfill the given requirements.
Have you applied before 15 March, noon, but only want your application be handled in quota 1, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you applying after 15 March, noon - ONLY applications qualified for quota 1 will get assessed.
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22 March - Application deadline
You have to apply before 15 March, noon, if you...
NOTE: The application deadline is postponed to 22 March, noon
- have a non-Danish qualifying examination
- want to get assessed on other qualifications than your GPA
- want to apply for a programme that is known for requiring a high GPA and you are not sure to be able to make it with your GPA
- do not have a qualifying examination but you fulfill other comparable requirements for the programme you want to apply for. Check out the information about special permission
- have finished an admission course for Engineering programmes and want to apply for a Bachelor of Engineering.
- want to apply for a programme that requires an entrance test as part of the entry requirements
- are an applicant from a country outside EU/EEA/Swiss and not residing in Denmark
- are resident in Denmark without a permanent residence permit/visa
All applicants coming from a non EU/EEA country have to pay tuition fees.
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27 March - Registration deadline for the aptitude test (uniTEST)
To attend the aptitude test, you must register for it before 27 March, noon.
Registration takes place via Admission SDU - the Self Service Site where you can follow the process of your application at SDU.
You can already now read more about the uniTEST via remote proctoring.
Logon to the system and get registered for the aptitude test in time.
15 and 19 April - the aptitude test (uniTEST)
Most applicants will have to attend the uniTEST (multiple choice test). The uniTEST score is a part of the entry requirements in quota 2. No matter how many programmes you have applied to, you only attend the uniTEST once.
It is generel for the entire university and takes place on 15 and 19 April 2020.
You will have to take the test by remote proctoring. You will receive further information throughout the process, but already now, you can check out the information about attending the uniTEST via remote proctoring.
5 July - Deadline to upload missing documents
Finishing your Secondary High School Diploma in summer 2019? Or supplementary courses?
Remember to upload the following documents to your application on www.optagelse.dk before 5 July, noon:
- final diploma
- documentation about supplementary courses
- language test results
- documentation from school about taking a make-up examination to finish your qualifying examination (your acceptance will be conditional on you finishing and passing your upper secondary high school diploma)
5 July - Deadline to reorder your priorities
You can change the order of your priorities until 5 July, noon.
Reordering your priorities takes place via www.optagelse.dk. Enter your application once more and prioritize your programmes as you prefer them to be.
- 28 July - Answer to your application
- 28 July - 2. round with available seats opens
- 6 August - Deadline to confirm your spot
- 15 August - Deadline to receive a standby offer
- 31 August - Deadline for sending the very last documents