Hellerup Language Centre is for all expats who wish to learn or improve their Danish language. The language courses are free, provided that:
– You are registered at the national registration office (Folkeregisteret) in the municipality you live in
– You have a Danish civil registration number (CPR)
– You are a foreign national
If you are under the age of 18, you need an approval letter from your local municipality to attend Danish classes at Hellerup Language Centre.
If you do not have a Danish residency permit or civil registration number, you will have to pay for your Danish language courses yourself. It costs DKK 110 per lesson.
Time limited Danish Education
As a rule, you are entitled to free Danish classes for a period of 3 years, if you are an independent (self-supporting) student.
If you are a refugee or have a family reunification status, you are entitled to free Danish classes for a period of 5 years.
You must pay a deposit of dkk 1.250,- if you are an independent student (self-supporting), with a referral letter from your municipality dated 1 July 2017 or later.
You do not have to pay a deposit if you are an au pair, a refugee, have a family reunification status or have a referral letter from your municipality dated before 1 July 2017.