Career in Denmark

Career in Denmark

Are you an international student in the beginning of your masters programme at SDU? You can apply for a spot in the programme Career in Denmark

Do you want to stay in Denmark after your studies end?

Are you looking to increase your employability, meet other internationals with the same goals and foster connections with Danish companies?

Do you want to know more about job-hunting in Denmark and the do's and don’ts within the Danish labor market?

The next chance to apply for a spot in the programme will be February 2020.



“In Denmark the employees focus more on your personality and soft skills and who you are as a person during recruitment. And sometimes that is much more important for them than your technical background or grades !”

- Milad Jami, Novo Nordisk.


The programme offers a wide array of courses about Danish culture and work market.

Furthermore, you get to train your team work skills, problem solving abilities and how to market yourself to a potential employer.

You get to be a part of a group of highly motivated, skilled and talented internationals, all from diverse cultures and educational backgrounds, who are as eager to connect and dive into Danish work culture as you are.

See the specific content of the program and read the student testimonilas.

SDU collaborates with the public employment service for highly skilled forreingers work in denmark the national retaining organisation Copenhagen Capacity and the regional retaining organization Work-live-stay to ensure career possibilities for international students in Denmark.


When you apply

You can apply for the programme if you study a full master degree at SDU and want to pursue a career in Denmark after your studies.

The programme follows the final one and a half years of your master studies.  

You can apply from February and the application deadline is March 6th 2020.

Students from the campus cities will have their transportation costs reimbursed for the activities and courses taking place in Odense.


Contact us

Do you have questions?

Please contact coordinator Helene Fast Seefeldt on email or phone +45 6550 2029.

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