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6305
Students enrolled in this school.
3
Bachelor's programs offered entirely in English.
36
Master's programs offered entirely in English.

Why should I study here?

Roskilde University is a Magna Charta Universitatum member institution. The Magna Charta Universitatum is a document that was signed by 388 rectors and heads of universities from all over Europe and beyond on September 18, 1988, the 900th anniversary of the University of Bologna.

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.  

What is student life like?

Life at the university is more than attending classes and conducting research. On campus, there are many facilities for sports and social time together, indoors and outdoors. Two multi courts, soccer, disc golf course, nature trails along lakes, streams, and fields, a gym, innovation workshops, kitchen gardens, a student house, a canteen, sofa lounges, a cinema, etc. are all places to meet for social moments. There are many clubs that you can choose to engage in, from nature conservation to choir to robot building. And you can create your own club - perhaps an evening of ignite-speak, build-a-city garden, or performance poetry. The campus can be what you make of it. Life at the university is more than attending classes and conducting research.  On campus, there are many facilities for sports and social time together, indoors and outdoors. Two multi-courts, soccer, a disc golf course, nature trails along lakes, streams, and fields, a gym, innovation workshops, kitchen gardens, a student house, a canteen, sofa lounges, a cinema, etc. are all places to meet for social moments. There are many clubs that you can choose to engage in, from nature conservation to choir to robot building. And you can create your own club-perhaps an evening of ignite-speak, build-a-city garden, or performance poetry.

Scholarships & Funding

Housing options.

As a student, intern, Ph.D. candidate, researcher, or visiting professor of Roskilde University, you are entitled to priority access to all accommodations available here. The platform allows you to choose from rooms listed by local students or verified landlords and securely book prior to your arrival.

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Additional notes.

Be sure and check out this short article on Friday bars in Denmark.

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