Studieprøven is a prognostic test of your Danish language proficiency used to indicate if you have acquired Danish language skills at C1-level, enabling you to take part in further education amongst other things.

Studieprøven is devised by the Danish Ministry of Education. It is state-controlled and takes place twice a year.

Next test

The next time Studieprøven will be held is in November/December 2023. The deadline for signing up was 4 September, and you can no longer sign up.


Time and place

The written test will be held on 13 November from 9:00 to approx. 14:00.
The written test will be held at the exact same date and time across the country.

The oral test will take place between 11 and 22 December from 9:00 to 17:00.
You will get the precise date for your oral test in the end of October and you will get the time at the end of November. Unfortunately, you cannot choose which date and time you wish to have the oral test.

Both the written and oral test is held at Studieskolen, Borgergade 12, 1300 København K.

IMPORTANT! You must show photo ID

You must show valid photo ID at both your written and oral tests. Click here to see the rules for photo ID.

If you don't have a valid photo ID, you must make an application to use another kind of ID. You have to file the application at least 4 weeks before your written test. Send the application to SIRI (Styrelsen for International Rekruttering og Integration) by writing an email to:

When you receive a reply on your application, you must forward the reply to Studieskolen at

Dispensation to take the test under special conditions

If you have dyslexia, a mental or physical disability or other comparable difficulties, then you can apply for dispensation to take the test under special conditions.

You must register for the test before you can apply for dispensation.

You can apply for dispensation by sending an email to Studieskolen will then contact you regarding documentation (a dyslexia test or a doctor's note). You must apply as soon as possible and no later than 18 September.

Test fee

Studieprøven costs 1,766 DKK.

It is possible to but only the written test or only the oral test.

The written test costs 883 DKK.
The oral test costs 883 DKK.

Refund policy

  • If you cancel your registration before registration deadline: we will refund 100 % of the exam fee. We will deduct an administrative fee DKK 100.
  • If you cancel your registration after registration deadline and no later than two weeks before the written test: we will refund 50 % of the exam fee.
  • If you cancel your registration later than two weeks before the written test: We are not able to refund the exam fee.

Are you a student at Studieskolen?

If you are a student at free Danish Education 3
If you are signed up for module 6 of Danish Education 3 at Studieskolen, then you don't need to pay for the test and you will be automatically signed up for it. If you have any questions about the test, you can ask your teacher.

Please note that you lose the right to further Danish Education when you pass an exam on the same or higher Danish education level than the one you are currently attending.
If you want to continue learning Danish, you can always register for a course at Studieskolen, where you pay yourself. Click here to see the courses.

If you attend Private Danish and pay for your course yourself
If you are a student at Studieskolen on the course "Forberedelse til Studieprøven" and if you have paid for the course yourself, you have also already paid for this exam. You are registered for the test, and you do not have to register here.
If you have any questions about the test, please talk to your teacher.

Next test in 2024

The written test for Studieprøven will be held on 13 May 2024, the oral test will be held between 10 and 21 June 2024.