Students at Aarhus University

We offer free Danish classes for students, both at Lærdansk Aarhus and on Aarhus University campus. PhD-s are welcome to sign up through the Staff and Spouses registration link. 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. Get social with Danes ... they love it when people know even just a little Danish.

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 whenever you choose to deregister from the Danish courses. After you register you will recieve more information.

Sign up

Before you fill out the registration you have to find the right documents.

The requirements for signing up are the following:

- If you are a citizen from an EU country you have to attach your Approval Letter from Aarhus University.

- If you are an citizen from a non EU country you have to attach your Aproval Letter and your Residence Permit.

If you do not attach the correct documents you cannot be signed up for the course.

Documents must be uploaded in PDF, JPEG or Word format.


If this is your first Danish course, please sign up here
If you have previously attended a Danish course in Denmark, please sign up here

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


Monday and Wednesday 19.00 - 21.10

Tuesday and Thursday 16.30 - 18.40

Tuesday and Thursday 16.30 - 18.40 (for German and Dutch speakers)

Tuesdays 16.00 - 19.15 (on BSS campus)


Lærdansk, Paludan-Müllers Vej 82, 8200 Aarhus N
BSS Campus, Fuglesangs Alle 4, 8000 Aarhus C (only for Tuesdays class)

Next up

First registration period

Start date: week 8 (19 February) // Deadline for registration: 4 February 2018

Second registration period

Start date: week 15 (9 April ) // Deadline for registration: 25 March 2018

Crash Course in Danish

This intensive course is offered only at a beginner level and corresponds to 50 lessons. The classes are held every day for two weeks. We offer one crash course at the beginning of each semester, depending on the number of participants.

Monday to Friday (2 weeks), 14:00 - 17:00

BSS Campus, Fuglesangs Alle 4, 8000 Aarhus C

Next up

Weeks 6 and 7 (5 - 16 February) // Deadline for registration: 28 January 2018

Weeks 17 and 18 (23 April - 4 May) // Deadline for registration: 15 April 2018


Christina Odgaard, Lærdansk Coordinator
Ask me about Danish classes, schedule changes & language levels.
E-mail: // Telephone: 45 87 32 54 73

Andrei Păduroiu, Lærdansk Campus Coordinator
Ask me about Danish education, system, rules, feedback & other.
E-mail: // Telephone: 45 26 79 07 33