How to apply

All Master’s programmes are carried out at SDC, at Yanqihu campus north of Beijing.

You apply for admission through the Danish University and if accepted, you will be enrolled at the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) in China. All admission documents to you will be issued by UCAS and you will not receive an admission letter from the Danish university.

Chinese citizens (including citizens from Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macao) must apply through the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Admission Requirements

To be qualified for a SDC Master’s programme you must:
  • have a relevant bachelor’s degree equivalent to a Danish Bachelor’s degree.
  • fulfil the English language requirements equivalent to English B level (Danish upper secondary school level).
  • fulfil the specific requirements for the programme.

All the programmes have a limited number of places. If there are more qualified applicants than places available at a programme, applicants will be selected according to the selec-tion criteria for each programme.

Master's degree programmes

Application deadline - full degrees

Application deadline for commencement in September 2024 is

1 March 2024 for DK/EEA and Non-EU.

You will have an answer to your application at the end of March 2024.

Tuition Fee, SU and Grants

Semester studies

Danish and EU/EEA-students who are enrolled in a master’s degree at a Danish university can join SDC as a semester student in China.

Go to 'Semester Studies' to find out how to apply.


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