For students from EU and Nordic countries:
A vocational qualification
Alternative relevant vocational qualification
For students from countries outside EU:
To obtain an equivalent level to the Danish secondary school leaving certificate, we additionally require 1 year of university studies or 2 years of college studies from most overseas students (outside Europe).
The programme is connected to the Coordinated Enrolment System (KOT). You can be enrolled either in Quota 1 or Quota 2.
Quota 1 means you will be accepted based on your qualifications from your upper-secondary education. Quota 2 means you will be accepted based on your overall qualifications, including any possible qualifying training.
Quota 2 admissions are allocated according to the following criteria:
All quota 2 activities must be documented (payslips, statements, diplomas etc.).
All attachments to your application must be submitted together with the application no later than the application deadline.
Admission with special permission:
If you do not meet the formal admission requirements, you can apply for admission with special permission based on an individual competency assessment (IKV)
All applicants must have passed English at a level equivalent to a Danish Upper Secondary education B-level.
For more information about the English levels and requirements, please check this link.
Non-EU applicants are required to pay an application fee in order for KEA to process their application. For more information regarding the application fee, please check this link
How to apply
Please check here for more information on how to apply.
All applicants must apply online on www.optagelse.dk.
All applicants have to apply online on www.kea.dk. The application form will be available in September.
For your visa application (overseas students).
Admission area number:
Entrance Grade point Average:
Programme start summer:
August 21st 2017
Programme start winter:
|January 29th 2018|
For summer intake:
All applicants can apply from February 1st.
The deadline for quota 1 admission is July 5th at 12:00 CET. (Danish students only). The deadline for quota 2 is March 15th at 12:00 CET. (Overseas, European and Danish students).
All applicants can apply from September 15th.
The deadline for overseas students is 15th October at 12:00 CET.
Deadline for all other students is December 1st at 12:00 CET (both quotas 1 and 2). Final answer will be given December 22nd.
Limitation on starting a second degree:
|Read more here|
Transfer to KEA:
|Read more here|