Student at libraryFrequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

- for prospective students

Does the Department of Psychology offer full programmes in English?

No, the bachelor and master programmes in psychology at the University of Copenhagen are taught mainly in Danish.

If you speak Norwegian or Swedish, you can read about language requirements under Information for Scandinavian student.

Does the Department of Psychology offer courses in English?

Yes, each semester the Department of Psychology offers a wide range of English taught courses. You can find the current and former lists under courses.

Is it possible to take the exam in English?

If the course is taught in English, the exam and exam questions will also be in English.

If the course is taught in Danish, students can write the written assignments in English. Read more under exams.

Can I follow courses at the Department of Psychology?

In order to follow courses at the Department of Psychology, you need to have studied psychology for at least 1/2 an academic year (equivalent to 30 ECTS). See admission requirements.