The programme begins twice a year, in August and February.
The application process for the programme start in February will be handled manually. Find the
application form at this webpage:
Apply online through optagelse.dk.
The application portal opens 1 February every year. Fill out the application form and upload relevant documentation at optagelse.dk.
The area code for the X programme is:49320.
Danish Students for the programme beginning in August:
If you have an Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate (STX, HF, HHX, HTX, EUX, IB)
which fulfils our requirements, the application deadline is 5 July at 12.00 noon.
For applicants with an alternative basis for admission based on an individual assessment the application deadline is 15 March at 12.00 noon.
International Students for the programme beginning in August:
For all international applicants, the deadline is 15 March at 12.00 noon.
The VIA School of Business, Technology & Creative Industries must receive your signature page and application before the deadline. Please apply before the deadline at optagelse.dk.
When you have submitted your digital application(s), you must use the special print icon to print a signature page, which contains a unique Application ID number.
You must sign and e-mail this signature page for each of the programmes you apply for.
NB: We cannot see, download and consider your application until this signature page has been received.
Send the signature page for the application from optagelse.dk to:
If we do not receive this page, we cannot access the application in the system and your application will be lost.
In order to apply, you must upload the following documents at optagelse.dk:
A visa application may take up to three months to process. When you have paid the tuition fee, we will initiate the visa application process and you can continue with your visa application.
Deadline for payment of tuition fee is 15 May (summer intake) and 1 November (winter intake).
For further information about the visa application rules for non-EU citizens, please visit:
General rules of admissions
Before you apply to one of VIA's programmes, you must carefully read the general rules of admissions.
If there is a mistake in your application, it is your own responsibility, and it can mean that your application will not be accepted.
- Apply using your NEMid
- How you apply for admission under quota 1 and quota 2
- How you apply for credit transfer
- How you apply for individual skill evaluation
- How to apply with foreign exam results
- How you apply for stand-by
- Conditional acceptance to VIA’s programmes
More about the general rules of admissions.