Danish Government Long-Term Scholarships for International Students in Denmark and application deadlines is March 1, 2018. Danish Government Long Term scholarships are available for master's and PhD-level students and young research scientists in studies of the Danish language and culture or other fields of study related to Denmark.
School(Institutions/ Country): the Danish host institutions | Denmark
Level: Masters(MSc) and Doctoral(PhD) Degree
Field(s): Design, Architecture, Environmental Studies, and other related fields
Deadline: March 1, 2018.
Funded by: Danish Government
Beneficiaries(Target Group): Scholarships are offered to exchange students from higher education institutions in the following countries:
Benefits( Value/ Inclusions):
‣ Award Duration: Scholarships are tenable during the academic year. The autumn term begins on September 1st, the spring term on February 1st.
With respect to residence permits and/or visa, we recommend that accepted applicants contact the Danish diplomatic representation in their home country well in advance of their entry into Denmark.
What does the scholarship cover?Scholarships include free tuition and a monthly stipend of DKK 6,500.
Some Danish higher education institutions may choose to charge Ph.D. students a course fee in conjunction with enrollment in Ph.D. courses.
Danish Government Scholarships can be used to cover travel, visa, accomodation, food, and other living expenses. The scholarships are for one person only. Additional amounts for accompanying family members are not available.
Participants may be liable to pay tax on their scholarship in the Kingdom of Denmark. Therefore, scholarship recipients should contact the local tax authorities for an individual assessment. In the event that the Danish tax authorities decide that a scholarship is taxable, the Agency for Science and Higher Education has no power to overturn the decision.
‣ Danish Government Long Term scholarships are available for master's and PhD-level students and young research scientists in studies of the Danish language and culture or other fields of study related to Denmark.
‣ Danish Government Scholarships are only available to master’s and PhD-level students and young research scientists.
‣ However, bachelor’s degree students wishing to study Danish language and literature can also apply if they have studied the Danish language for two years.
‣ Scholarships are offered to exchange students from higher education institutions in the following countries:
Scholarships are only available to master’s and ph.d.-level students. However, bachelor's degree students wishing to study Danish language and literature can also apply if they have studied the Danish language for two years.
Please note that scholarships are only offered to students enrolled in full-degree studies at higher education institutions in the countries listed above.
Ph.d. students must likewise be employed at, or affiliated with, higher education institutions in the above-mentioned countries.
Applications from candidates affiliated with higher education institutions in countries other than those listed will not be taken into consideration.
Language of instruction
Danish is the normal language of instruction at institutions of higher education in Denmark, but more and more institutions offer courses in English or in another foreign language or have special arrangements for non-Danish students.
Further information on courses in other languages must be obtained directly from institutions.
Scholarship Application Method
‣ Please note that the Danish Gov't Scholarships for EU-countries, Iceland, Serbia, Switzerland and Turkey are currently being reformed.
‣ Applicants from Japan should apply using the online application form , and
‣ Applicants from Tokai University must use the paper application).
‣ Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline for the 2018/19 academic year is March 1, 2018.
Learn more about the Cultural Agreements Program and find application materials on our website:
‣ It is
important to visit the official website (link found below) for
detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.