BSc (Hons) in Business Studies

New application dates for 2022 coming soon

De Montfort University, Leicester, UK, and Niels Brock Copenhagen Business College, are proud to offer this 3-year full-time Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Business Studies. 

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Take a fully accredited UK Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Business Studies

This three-year BSc (Hons) lets you kick-start your international business career with a specialisation in Accounting & Finance, Economics, or Strategy. Listen to what our Dean of Academic Affairs says. 


Why take a BSc (Hons) in Business Studies in Copenhagen?

  • Live, work and study in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Get a degree from a UK accredited programme
  • Kick-start your global career with an accredited degree
  • Choose between three streams: Accounting & Finance, Economics, or Strategy

De Montfort University and Niels Brock Copenhagen Business College offer three specialisation streams for the 3-year BSc (Hons) in Business Studies programme:

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Economics
  • Strategy

The 3-year full-time programme provides the qualifications necessary for demanding international business careers or Master’s programmes.

Practical Information

The BSc (Hons) in Business Studies programme is a graduate level 4, 5 and 6 course, in accordance with framework for Higher Education Qualifications in England, Wales and Northern Ireland (FHEQ).

DMU programmes and partnerships are quality assured by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education.

To comply with Danish regulations on the provision of Higher Education programmes aimed at international students, approval has been obtained from the Danish Evaluation Institute (EVA).

The UK programmes from both De Montfort University and Middlesex University are regularly evaluated by the Danish Evaluation Institute (EVA). The EVA approvals are valid for three years and have a direct impact on the issuing of student visas by the Danish Immigration Authorities. Student visas cannot be issued beyond the validity period of the EVA approvals.

Student visas may not cover the full period of study in the years where individual programmes are being re-evaluated by EVA. Therefore, students must apply for a visa extension covering the period of study exceeding the current EVA approval.

Please note that the Danish Immigration Authorities will require the standard processing fees for the visa extension and the family reunification visas will also have to be extended.

Niels Brock will provide all supplementary documentation free of charge, but does not fund any visa processing fees imposed by the Danish Immigration Authorities.

Future EVA evaluations:

BA (Hons) in Business Administration May 2023

BA (Hons) in International Hospitality and Tourism Management April 2023

BSc (Hons) in Business Studies April 2024

MSc in International Business and Management: April 2022

For further information regarding visa extensions, please visit New to Denmark or contact the Danish Immigration Authorities directly.

Classes will take place on weekdays between 08:30 and 17:15. Please note that in addition to the modules scheduled, students are required to attend academic workshop sessions during the year. These will also be timetabled in advance.

Students will typically attend 10 hours of classes per week during semester plus scheduled workshops. A further 30 hours per week of unscheduled study should be anticipated.

Student will have access to a personalized online timetable.


Academic calendars

Calendar January 2021

Calendar January 2022

Calendar January 2023

Calendar January 2024

Calendar BSc January cohort

Calendar Sept 2021-22

Calendar Sept 2022-23

Calendar Sept 2023-24

Calendar BSc September cohort

Required textbooks are provided at no additional cost.

See the attached for an overview of the literature used in the 1st and 2nd year of the programme: 

Level 4 core text books

Level 5 core text books

You will have access to other learning materials with the most important gathered together on an online reading list created by your module leader. The reading list will be in the module area on Mycopenhagenbusinesscollege.

You will also have access to Librarians, Academic Writing and Student Learning Assistants, and IT experts to assist and advise you. If your query is more in-depth, please schedule an appointment with the librarian. The librarian will also be visiting your seminars throughout the academic year to equip you with skills to help you succeed in your programme.

Finally, there are online resources which you can use in your own time to study where and when you choose.

As a graduate of the BSc (Hons) in Business Studies, and depending on your stream, you would be qualified for jobs within:

  • accountancy
  • advertising
  • banking, investment and financial services
  • general management
  • HR/personnel
  • management consultancy
  • public relations
  • retail management
  • sales and marketing.

Early registration is recommended. International students living abroad should be aware of the extra time required for obtaining a visa/residence permit - in many cases 3 months or more. For information on visa application procedures, please contact the nearest Danish Embassy or Consulate.* Seats are limited, so please apply as soon as possible in order to secure a place.


Relevant second level education, including A-levels and high school degrees, with Maths, Statistics or equivalent subjects with a grade C minimum. IB: 28 points with 625 at HL. For applicants considering to specialise in Economics during their 3rd year, a minimum grade of B in Maths is required.

The following English language qualifications are accepted at the level specified:

  • IELTS academic: module overall 6.0 with 5.5 in each band component.
    TOEFL-IBT: 550 (paper based) or 213 (computer based) with 20 in each section.
    PTE Academic: 43-58.
    Test results may be no older than 2 years.

The following documents must be submitted with your application:

  • Diploma and transcript of second level education (translated into English)
  • English proficiency test, as per above requirement
  • Letter of motivation
  • Copy of passport (must be valid for duration of studies)

Admission requirements for transfer students:

Niels Brock Copenhagen Business College offers a transfer option for students who have completed, in whole or in part, education at an institution of higher learning. The transferred credits must be comparable in level and content to credits for courses in the BSc (Hons) Business Studies programme.  

The following documents must be submitted with your application:

  • Diploma and transcript of second level education (translated into English)
  • Diploma and transcript of third level education (translated into English)
  • English proficiency test, as per above requirement
  • Letter of motivation
  • Copy of passport (must be valid for duration of studies)


The application form should be submitted by the deadlines listed above. Early booking is recommended.

Admission decisions will be announced no later than 2 weeks after the application deadline.

If you are accepted into the programme, a Letter of Acceptance including payment details will be sent to the email address provided in the application form.

NOTE: Once you have been accepted into the programme, the first tuition payment needs to be made by the due date stated in your Letter of Acceptance (typically 15 October (non-EU) or 1 December (EU)).

Within one week of having received the payment, Niels Brock Copenhagen Business College will send you a signed ST1 residence permit application form by email, allowing you to begin the visa application process.

Applications must be admitted through the application form on this page.


For further information regarding application and admission, please contact our admission team by email,

The total tuition fee is DKK 276,000.

You may download the price list and payment information below for a full overview of instalments, refunds, additional fees, payment deadlines etc.

Please note that prices and deadlines may vary between different intakes.


Download overview of tuition and terms of payment for the September 2021 intake here:

BSc Sept 2021 - Prices and payments

BSc Sept 2021 - Terms of payments

Download overview of tuition and terms of payment for the January 2022 intake here:

BSc Jan 2022 - Prices, terms and conditions


If you want to get in touch with a local agent that can help you get more information about studying at Niels Brock Copenhagen Business College, you can find their contact information here.



Niels Brock Copenhagen Business College is committed to creating a genuinely international experience for students studying in Denmark. This is reflected both in the content of our programmes and in the student body. Learn more about the nationalities of our students.

The academic scholarship serves a valuable purpose: the recognition of merit and achievement. Scholarship recipients will be selected on the basis of academic merit, potential for leadership, and exemplary service and character. The goal of the selection process is to identify students who demonstrate high academic achievement and leadership, as well as those with unusual aptitudes, uncommon talents and special gifts of creativity or entrepreneurial insight.

Scholarship applicants should submit a personal, relevant and well-articulated application (no more than one A4 page). The application should include a description of the achievements and initiatives taken during the programme and should elaborate on the applicant’s success within the selection criteria.

This should be sent to Please name the file: Scholarship_BSc_your full name.

The Scholarship Selection Committee will evaluate candidates on the following three criteria: scholarship, leadership and service and character. Besides, the Selection Committee will consider demonstrated achievement, as well as evidence of future potential.

1. Scholarship

  • Desire to master subjects and seek learning experiences outside the classroom.
  • Have excellent academic standing and strong test scores.
  • Show curiosity and a willingness to learn.
  • Demonstrate originality and innovation.

2. Leadership

  • Assume formal leadership roles such as student representative OR show exceptional leadership skills in class.
  • Committed to excellence.
  • Influence and support others.
  • Take risks and pursue new and original ideas.

3. Service and Character

  • Show concern for others by identifying needs and working to solve them.
  • Improve student life for those around them.
  • Set positive examples for others and function as a role model.
  • Demonstrate a high level of integrity, honesty and conscientiousness.
  • Initiate and/or partake in social events

Scholarship application deadline:

15 January (September intake) and 15 August (January intake) in the second year of study only (level 5).

Scholarship applications will be screened and assessed by the Scholarship Committee in consultation with the faculty. Applicants will be informed within 14 days of the submission deadline. If a scholarship is granted, it will be deducted from your next semester fee”


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