Danish Course 3, module 6 concludes with the Higher Education Examination (Studieprøven). The Higher Education Examination is held at Council of Europe test level C1 and gives access to higher education at a number of institutions.

Taking the Higher Education Examination is free of charge if you are enrolled in module 3.6 at Hellerup Language Centre. You must register online using Ludus Web.

If you wish to enrol for examination as an independent student, please click here.

The Higher Education Examination is held twice a year, in May/June and November/December. In addition, there is a written re-examination in the spring if you missed your exam due to illness.

Exam dates and registration period, autumn 2018

Written exam: November 12
Oral test: period of December 3 – December 14

Registration period: August 27 to September 3

The exam takes place at Hellerup Language Centre


In order to sit the Higher Education Examination, you must provide photo identification issued by a Danish government entity (or government entity of another EU country or Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, or Switzerland, as the case might be) or a passport issued by a government entity from another country with a residency sticker from a Schengen country. Photo identification must be produced for both the written and oral parts of the exam.

Link to guide on identification


If you have questions about the Higher Education Examination, please contact

Administrative officer
Gabriele Jørgensen: gab@sprogcenterhellerup.dk, phone 3946 3054

Head of department
Ulla Bæk: ub@sprogcenterhellerup.dk, phone 3946 3044