Lærdansk in Ringkøbing-Skjern is a language center for adult refugees and immigrants. We provide language instruction for 400 course participants from 45 different countries in day and evening classes, in Ringkøbing and our language center in Skjern. Lærdansk in Ringkøbing-Skjern works closely together with the local community, both the municipality and volunteers, who help us arrange events for the course participants and their families...creating a warm and relaxed atmosphere.

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  • Voldgade 6, 1. sal, 6900 Skjern
  • +45 96 48 28 28
  • skjern@adm.laerdansk.dk
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Practical information

Office hours

Monday 8:00 - 14:30
Tuesday 8:00 - 14:30
Wednesday 8:00 - 14:30
Thursday 8:00 - 14:30
Friday 8:00 - 14:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed



02.10.2015 Closed
10.10.2015-18.10.2015 Autumn break
28.10.2015 Deadline for registration for the citizenship examination
17.11.2015 Written examination Danish 3
18.11.2015 Written examination Danish 2
19.11.2015 Oral examination Danish 1
02.12.2015 Exam for citizenship 13.00-13.45

Evening classes end 

17.12.2015 Graduation 18.30-20.00
22.12.2015 Dayclasses end
23.12.2015-03.01.2015 Closed Christmas holiday
04.01.2016 Day- and evening classes start again



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

  • Contact the municipality or the job center
  • 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.

If you are not entitled to free instruction, you have the option to pay for it yourself. The cost is DKK 70.00 per lesson. Inquiries about this can be directed to telephone
+45 96 48 28 28

Courses and exams


Lærdansk offers free Danish language courses for internationals at all levels.

Read more about our courses here.


At Lærdansk you can take all tests and exams that are relevant to international residents, both Danish Exam, Study Exam, the Active Citizen Exam and the Citizenship Exam.

Learn more about the different exams here.

Maternity leave Danish

This is an offer to study Danish language while you are on maternity leave until your child is one year old. It is a combination of Danish language instruction and a mothers' group. The maternity leave class meets once per week - every Monday between 12:00 and 14:30.

Facilities and services


Opening hours Monday-Friday 08:00-14:30 and Friday 08:00-14:00.

Study counseling

Study counselor Birgit Petterson can be contacted by e-mail at birgit.petterson@adm.laerdansk.dk


See opening hours at the study square in Skjern.

  • Borrowing instruction materials
  • Various newspapers and magazines


PCs are available for use at the school during school opening hours.

IT support is integrated into the instruction on several levels.


Food brought from home can be eaten in the course participant kitchen. A refrigerator, stove and microwave oven are available.

Coffee/tea/hot chocolate can be purchased from the vending machine for DKK 5.00 per cup.

Light refreshments, such as soda, chocolate, chips and fruit, can be purchased at the office.