SAMF Student Services

We can guide you in a wide range of topics – anything from motivation and study planning to making choices about master’s programmes, electives, career etc.

We undertake several different kinds of counselling i.e. drop-in guidance for short questions, booked guidance sessions (25 minutes) for longer talks, phone and email. 

You will find opening hours, location and contact information here – look under ‘Student Advisory Service’.

The Department of Sociology welcomes about 80 international students from all over the world every term. As an international student at the University of Copenhagen you have several opportunities to get guidance in relation to your studies here: 

The different student advisory services can all be reached by phone, e-mail or you can stop by during their office hours. If you have a problem or a question they do not know the answer to, they will be able to direct you to the relevant person or office. You can also read more here on:

  • Information regarding social arrangements, mentors etc. (Please contact The Student Advisory Service)
  • Practical information about student cards, getting around etc. (Please contact The Student Advisory Service)

The International Office (Guidance and Admission)

The International Office advises exchange students at the University of Copenhagen on practical and academic matters, such as admission to the University, course registration, transcripts of exam results and accommodations. The “Study Abroad Advisor” also helps exchange students with questions regarding study plans and issues related to living and studying away from home. Most questions related to issues about being an exchange student at the University of Copenhagen can be answered by the international office. See contact information in the box at the right hand side.

The Department's international coordinator

Each department at the Faculty of Science has an international coordinator who is responsible for international students and their exchange agreements. See contact information in the box at the right hand side.

If you need to get your Learning Agreement signed you should email the filled in documents to