Studying abroad

A thorough description of the possibilities for studying abroad and the application deadlines can be found at DTU Inside under ‘Study Abroad’ or at DTU’s website Studyabroad.dtu.dk and Beyondborders.dtu.dk

To be eligible for an exchange place, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Students enrolled on a BSc or BEng programme must have completed at least two years of study (approximately 120, minimum 110, ECTS credits) prior to commencement of the exchange stay, unless the student is attending a summer school abroad.
  • Students must be enrolled on an ordinary full-time DTU programme at the time of application and during the entire exchange stay. Students must have credit availability for transferring minimum 20 ECTS credits from their stay abroad.

Students are expected to be full-time students (30 ECTS credits per semester). Students must have space in their curriculum to obtain pre-approval and credit transfer of minimum 20 ECTS points from their study abroad. Students who do not comply with this requirement may be requested to repay any grants received from DTU. All pre-approved courses that has been passed must be transferred to the study programme.

Students must at all times comply with other study activity requirement and deadlines laid down by DTU, the host university, and other relevant bodies. Find information on DTU's study acitivity requirements and deadlines on DTU Inside under 'Structure and Rules'/'Study Activity Requirements and Deadlines'.

Students are expected to pass and transfer at least 20 ECTS credits per semester (however, not students attending summer school abroad) and comply with other study activity requirements made by DTU, the host university, and other relevant bodies. Students who do not comply with this requirement may be requested to repay any grants received from DTU.

Students are obliged to apply for pre-approved credit transfer for planned programme elements from another institution of higher education in Denmark or abroad before the course/stay is commenced. See chapter about Credit transfers under the study programme for further information.

https://studieinformation.dtu.dk/english/rules/credit-transfer-studying-abroad/studying-abroad
22 NOVEMBER 2019