Danish courses with deposit

It is free to learn Danish at Copenhagen Language Center

With a Danish CPR number, you can learn Danish for free at Copenhagen Language Center. As of 1 July 2017, most new students enrolling in Danish courses will be charged a refundable deposit of DKK 1,250.

Do I have to pay deposit?

You will have to pay deposit, if you are in Denmark as an international student or a wage earner.

You do not have to pay deposit if your grounds for residence permit are:

  • as a refugee or by family reunification with a Danish citizen.
  • as an au pair

Students who started learning Danish at a language school in Denmark before 1 July 2017 can continue without paying a deposit.

The following rules apply for the refundable deposit:

  • You may not begin attending Danish courses until the refundable deposit is paid.
  • The refundable deposit is charged regardless of the module at which you begin.
  • After passing the module test, the refundable deposit will be automatically transferred to cover the next module or it will be paid out to you if you take a break from your studies following the module test.
  • The deposit is refunded in full once you complete your Danish studies with the final exam.

* Only applicable for new students who begin taking Danish classes for the first time on or after 1 July 2017.

How do I pay the refundable deposit?

More information coming soon...

Deposit refund

The deposit can be refunded once you have passed a module test. The refundable deposit can either be transferred to cover the following module or paid out if you wish to take a break from your Danish studies after the completion of a module.

The deposit is refunded in full once you have completed your Danish studies with the final exam. The following rules apply for deposit refunds:

  • The deposit will be automatically refunded once you have passed the final exam.
  • The refundable deposit can be transferred to cover the next module or paid out if you wish to take a break from your Danish studies after the completion of a module.
  • If you wish to transfer to a new language school during your studies, you must first pass your module test. You can then continue with the next module at the new school.
  • In exceptional cases, you may be eligible for a deposit refund without completing your module/passing your module test. Please contact our office staff for more information.

Contact our office staff for more information about the refundable deposit.

Visit retsinformation.dk for more information. (in Danish)

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