Copenhagen Business School is an exchange destination for bachelor students of Utrecht University School of Economics.

Student experiences
Academic calendar

Semester I: Mid August – Mid December
Semester II: Mid January – Mid June
Summer School: End of June – Beginning of August

Areas of study open to exchange students

Economics and Business

CBS Undergraduate now offers 13 economic bachelor courses taught in English. You can combine business economics with culture, politics, tourism, languages or communication (examples):
International Economics
Neoclassical Consumption Theory & Economic Psychology
Service Economics 
International Political Economy
Principles of Marketing
Managerial Economics
Organisation Theory
Management Control Systems
Tourism and Hospitality
Intercultural Corporate Communication
International Commercial Law

International students also have the option of taking Danish language Crash Courses at a fee, offered a week prior to the start of the semester.

Language requirements

CBS has strict requirements for English proficiency. More information:

Language of instruction: English, Danish, Spanish, French & German

Housing assistance

Housing in Copenhagen is difficult to find and can be expensive. CBS has an housing department.
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Estimated living costs per month

Living in Copenhagen is more expensive than the Netherlands. 

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Exchange students are required to study 30 ECTS per semester.
A7-point grading scale system is used.
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Grading system

Danish grade Equivalent grade
12 9
10 8
7 7
4 6.5
2 6
0 Fail
-3 Super fail


Number of places available

1 student for 1 semester

Health insurance

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But more information will also follow.


CBS helps with the arrangement of this.
More information can be found in the guide for international students:

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.