Students at other educational institutions

We offer free Danish classes for students at Lærdansk Odense. Get a unique language skill to add to your résumé. Get an insight into the Danish society and culture. Help yourself with practical things such as navigating the city.

Please note: The Ministry has changed the law regarding free Danish education and has introduced a deposit. A deposit of DKK 1,250 is required before starting your free Danish language course. The deposit will be returned to you when you finish your course. 

Full semester course

This course will enable you to learn how to speak Danish and use the language in your everyday life, at school or at work. You will get an insight into the Danish society and be taught about being a resident of Denmark


Evening courses twice a week. 

Daytime courses three times a week.  


Lærdansk Odense at Østergade 32, 5000 Odense C. 


If you have a residence permit in Denmark, you are entitled to free Danish language instruction. You must be 18 years of age, registered in the National Register and have a civil registration number.

What to do if you want to register with Lærdansk for free Danish language instruction:

  • Contact the municipality or job center in the municipality you reside.

          If you live in Odense please contact: 
 eller 6375 6653 / 6375 6656

          If you live in Assens please contact: 
 eller 6474 7016

          If you live in Nordfyn please contact: 
 eller 6482 8236

          If you live in Kerteminde please contact: 
 eller 6515 1005

          If you live in Faaborg-Midtfyn please contact: 
 eller 7253 7118

  • Ask them for a referral for Lærdansk
  • Lærdansk will contact you to arrange an interview
  • During the interview, we will find the right Danish course for you.
  • One to two weeks later, you will start at Lærdansk…Welcome.


Anette Lyholm, Lærdansk Pedagogic Consultant

E-mail: // Telephone: +45 53 36 80 70