Make Copenhagen your home this fall while you pursue your academic and personal goals abroad. At DIS, you can build your own semester to fit your needs and interests. Our curriculum is broad, cutting edge, and enriched by experiential learning components, including faculty-led study tours across Europe.

What is DIS Copenhagen?
DIS is a non-profit study abroad foundation established in Denmark in 1959, with locations in Copenhagen and Stockholm. In Copenhagen we offer more than 240 courses across disciplines, all taught in English.

You can study with us for a semester, summer, or full academic year.

We also offer a range of cultural engagement and housing options, giving you ample opportunity to meet the locals and get involved while abroad.

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How do I build my semester at DIS Copenhagen?
DIS offers you freedom of choice when it comes to building your semester, allowing you to pursue your academic or personal goals while abroad in Copenhagen.

The first step in building your semester is to choose your Core Course. This is a signature of the DIS academic experience and includes two course-integrated Study Tours in Europe. Then, add 3-4 elective courses to complete your schedule! Once you have applied, you can choose between a variety of housing options.

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What’s the application process and deadline?
The application process depends on your university, and in some cases, the program and term to which you are applying. Once you submit your information, we will email you regarding how to proceed and help you with any questions along the way. It’s easy!

The deadline to apply for the fall 2022 semester is April 1, 2022.

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Are there scholarships available?
Yes! DIS offers need and merit-based awards and is committed to supporting students with limited financial resources, from diverse backgrounds, and/or underrepresented populations in study abroad. On average, over 50% of all students receive financial support from DIS.

The deadline to apply for scholarships for the fall 2022 semester is April 1, 2022.

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What if I have more questions?
We do all we can to make a semester abroad in Copenhagen accessible for you, and are here to answer any questions you might have. Get in contact with us at any point in your decision-making process.

Call: 612-361-2200 | 800-247-3477


Zoom: Schedule a 20-minute advising session with a DIS staff member through this link.

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