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Language and International Studies, English

Bachelor of Language and International Studies, English, 180 ECTS
Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution Aalborg University (AAU)
Campus Aalborg
Duration 3 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 3015 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


Today’s global environment demands interdisciplinary knowledge of politics, history, culture and language. Understandings of methods in political science, history, sociology, cultural analysis, intercultural communications and quality English are essential to many public and private sector jobs.

Language and International Studies, English (LISE) prepares you to be an informed, ethical actor in relation to ranges of issues in international politics and culture. LISE prepares you to continue your education in a range of MA degrees – from degrees focusing on international culture and communications to degrees focusing on development, international relations and regional studies.

Career Opportunities  

The bachelor's degree in Language and International Studies, English primarily prepares students to continue to an MA degree in ranges of fields from international politics to international cultural relations and communications. 

Students will primarily work within international aid or humanitarian organizations, international peace and conflict resolution or in the private sector in relation to communications, policy analysis or intercultural consultancy. 


To be admitted to this programme, you must possess an upper secondary school exam and qualifications comparable to those taught at a Danish upper secondary school level B in either History, History of Ideas or Contemporary History and level A in English.

Required is also a second foreign language proficiency comparable to that taught at a Danish upper secondary school level A or B (depending on the number of years studying the language)
Read more about the requirements of this programme

Apply through the national electronic admission system, with all relevant documentation.
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To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact Aalborg University directly. 

A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.


There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at

You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition

About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System

Autumn | EU and Non-EU applicants

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Sep 01


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