Admission 

Read about the admission requirements for the Financial Management programme at UCN

Start of term

The programme starts once a year in September.


Study places

Start of term September 2017: UCN offers 40 study places on the Financial Management programme.


Admission requirements

General upper secondary education or international or European baccalaureate. Find your specific general admission requirements in list of foreign qualifications for entry to higher education in Denmark listed by country of graduation.

Admission by way of general upper secondary education

Specific requirements

  • English corresponding to Danish B-level and either maths or business economics corresponding to Danish B-level
  • High-level matematics or high-level economics

Admission by way of a vocational education

  • Financial assistant (knowledge of advising clients about their economy)
  • General office assistant (knowledge of client communication, handling orders and accounts)
  • Office assistant with a specialisation (as a general office assistant but with additional knowledge within a specific field of office work)

Specific requirements

  • English corresponding to Danish B-level and either maths or business economics corresponding to Danish B-level
  • High-level matematics or high-level economics

Admission by way of another relevant vocational education

Specific requirements

  • English corresponding to Danish B-level and either maths or business economics corresponding to Danish B-level
  • High-level matematics or high-level economics

Selection criteria

  • Work experience relevant to your choice of studies
  • High level of mathematics or economics/financial subjects
  • Studies or work in a country other than your home country
  • Relevant courses or classes
  • Involvement in extra curricular activities or (unpaid) work in any type of organisation or association
  • Additional proficiency (e.g. parts of higher education level courses, summer school or other upper secondary level courses)
  • Your motivation letter

Admission requirements for applicants who hold an IB Diploma

To meet the entry requirements for UCN’s study programmes, you must hold a Diploma of the International Baccalaureate (i.e. you must have passed all your IB courses), and you must satisfy the specific entry requirements indicated below.

You must have minimum a total score of 24 IB points in order to apply for one of our English-taught programmes.

IB ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • English, B level, standard level (SL)
  • Either Mathematics, standard level (SL) previsoulsy termed Mathematical methods SL or Economics, standard level (SL) or Business and management, standard level (SL)

English language entry requirements

Which English tests does UCN accept?

All applicants holding a foreign entrance examination and will apply for English taught programmes must document their English language qualifications with one of the below mentioned English tests. 

IELTS

  • Overall score of minimum 6.5
     

TOEFL 

  • A minimum score of 83
  • UCN’s TOEFL code is 7294
     

Cambridge ESOL examinations

  • Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): grade C, B or A
  • Certificate of Proficiency (CPE): grade C, B or A
  • First Certificate: grade B or A
     

Oxford Online Placement Test

  • Overall score of minimum 75 and also a minimum score of 75 in each subtest
  • Please note that this test is only valid if taken via a UCN partner organisation
     

Other CEFR-comparable English tests with a borderline score of B2/C1

  • It is the applicant’s responsibility to document this level from a CEFR-validated English language course
     
Please note that the result of your English test must not be more than two years old. You must upload your test result by 15 March at 12 (noon) GMT+1 at the latest.
Do all applicants have to submit an English test?

Applicants who are exempted from submitting an English test

  • Applicants holding a Nordic/Duborg/International Baccalaureate (from the IB diploma programme/European Baccalaureate)  
  • ”Native speakers” with an English taught qualifying exam (including applicants with a qualifying examination from
    • USA
    • Canada
    • Australia
    • New Zealand
    • Great Britain
    • Scotland
    • Ireland

Please note that applicants with a qualifying examination from all other countries (including African and Asian countries, where the exam has been taught in English) must submit a test.

Ledige pladser

Du vil stadig have mulighed for at søge evt. ledige studiepladser, selv om du ikke fik søgt inden ansøgningsfristens udløb, da der er efteroptag helt frem til studiestarten i september. Dog er det først muligt at søge, når oversigten over evt. ledige pladser inklusiv ansøgningsskema offentliggøres på forsiden af UCN's hjemmeside d. 28. juli. 

Optagelseskriterier for ledige studiepladser

Ansøgere, der opfylder adgangskrav, og som søger ledige studiepladser, optages efter først til mølle princip.

Contact

Carina Mortensen
International Consultant

+45 72 69 13 51
international@ucn.dk

EU / EEA citizens

Magdalena Atanasova Mincheva
International Consultant

+45 72 69 13 52
maat@ucn.dk

Non-EU / non-EEA citizens

Entry Requirements - Danish B and C Level

Specific requirements and selection criteria

International office

Admission
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