Student Visa

Cost of Living
Talent Migration


If you have been admitted to a higher educational programme in Denmark, you can be granted a permit to stay and study in Denmark.

You can either complete a full educational programme or do part of your education as a guest or exchange student.

You can also be granted a residence permit to complete a preparatory course for a higher educational programme.

Application Process:

  • Create case order ID
  • Pay the fee
  • Gather documentation
  • Complete the application form
  • Submit the application
  • Biometrics


12 months



109 Month(s)





P. Residency

60 Month(s)


Processing time

30 days Month(s)




What are eligibility requirements for the Student Visa?

4 Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicant must be admitted to a higher educational programme at a publicly accredited educational institution in Denmark.
  • Applicant must have sufficient funds: If disposable amount corresponds to DKK 6,166 per month (2019 level). You must multiply the amount with the number of months you will be studying in a higher educational programme in Denmark – for a maximum of 12 months.
  • Applicant must be able to speak and understand the language of instruction. Applicant must be able to understand either Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, English or German with a reasonable level of proficiency.
  • The educational programme must be approved by a state authority or by the Danish Evaluation Institute, EVA.

Which documents do I need to apply for the Student Visa?

4 Document Required

  • Documentation of your ability to support yourself and any family members accompanying you can be in the form of a bank statement.
  • Documentation of paid fee. Attach receipt for your payment.
  • Copy of all pages of your passport – including all empty pages and the passport’s front and back cover.
  • Documentation that your are enrolled in an educational institution in your home country (if you are a guest or exchange student).

Talent Migration data for Denmark

Talent gain & drain map of 2015-2019 data. Sourced from World Bank Digital Development Data.

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