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Students enrolled in this school.
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Bachelor's programs offered entirely in English.
Master's programs offered entirely in English.

Why should I study here?

In 2007, the legislative proposal to establish the academies of professional higher education was presented. In 2008, it was adopted by the Danish Parliament, the Folketing. And already in 2009, the doors opened for the first students. 

What are the admissions criteria?

While each school has its own set of requirements, there are certain minimum requirements for admission. An IB diploma meets their requirements, as does one year of college credit.  US students can meet the requirement with three AP scores of 3 or higher. International requirements can be found here

Students from non-anglophone countries must demonstrate English proficiency through IELTS or TOEFL scores, and all applicants must submit a copy of their passports. The Danish application is called the Coordinated Enrollment System, or "KOT". Students can apply to up to 8 programs or apply to all the schools in the country. When you apply, you rank the schools in order of preference. If you qualify for more than one, you get your highest choice pick. You won’t be accepted at more than one. 

The application deadline is March 15th for non-EU students. You should hear back by June 1st.  The Architecture program allows for spring admissions with a deadline of October 15th for non-EU students.

What is student life like?

Every semester we invite you to parties and a lot of fun events that help create an exuberant student life. All students have the opportunity to engage in different activities and provide their input so that we can constantly adapt the student environment to your needs.

Scholarships & Funding

Housing options.

KEA offers accommodation via KEA Housing for international exchange students who are studying at KEA. Any rooms that become available are offered to international full-time students on the waiting list. 

International exchange students will automatically be offered accommodation by KEA Housing one to three months before the semester starts. 

Dining information

Additional notes.

Be sure and check out this short article on Friday bars in Denmark. There's also good information on housing in Copenhagen.

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