Program Overview

Study at a specialized Danish institution in the center of old Copenhagen. This program offers courses in a variety of academic disciplines, including architecture, biotechnology, politics, business, European studies, and related fields. Courses are taught in English by Danish faculty, and integrated study tours in and around Denmark are offered for all programs.

Additional requirements

Some courses have prerequisites (see DIS Catalog); architecture students must be eligible for the 4/584 studio sequences prior to studying at DIS.

Academic Details

Take one core course which includes two integrated study tours relevant to the course content. Choose the rest of your courses from over 190 electives to fit your academic and personal interests, as long as you meet the course prerequisites.

A listing of courses and syllabi can be found at: DIS Homepage.

Actual credit awarded is determined by the relevant department at your university in consultation with the study abroad office. Check with your study abroad advisor for more information.

Course Equivalencies

Actual credit awarded is determined by the relevant department at your university in consultation with the study abroad office. Check with your study abroad advisor for more information.

UO students, please refer to the UO Course Equivalency Process and the UO Office of the Registrar Course Equivalency Database.

Housing Description

Choose between several different housing options:
•    Danish host family
•    Student residence hall (Kollegium)
•    DIS Residential Community
•    Danish roommate
•    Folkehøjskole

Detailed information about the different housing options can be found on the DIS Summer Housing and Semester Housing webpages.

Dates and Deadlines

TermYearDeadlineArrival Date Departure Date
Term
Summer II
Year
2020
Deadline
2/1/2020
Arrival Date
6/15/2020
Departure Date
7/4/2020
Term
Summer III
Year
2020
Deadline
2/1/2020
Arrival Date
7/6/2020
Departure Date
8/2/2020
Term
Summer Architecture & Furniture Design
Year
2020
Deadline
2/1/2020
Arrival Date
6/15/2020
Departure Date
8/2/2020
Term
Fall Semester
Year
2020
Deadline
3/1/2020
Arrival Date
8/15/2020
Departure Date
12/12/2020
Term
Academic Year
Year
2020-21
Deadline
3/1/2020
Arrival Date
8/15/2020
Departure Date
5/15/2021
Term
Spring Semester
Year
2021
Deadline
10/1/2020
Arrival Date
1/16/2021
Departure Date
5/15/2021

Travel Advisories

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