Frequently Asked Questions
Q Where will I stay while in Denmark?
A It will not be decided until after you have received your air ticket. It can change up till the last minute of arrival due to cancellations. Participants attending the same course will be accommodated at the same place. Everybody will get their own room.
Q How much will I receive in allowance?
A It depends on where you will stay while in Denmark and whether there are facilities for you to cook. Please read more here.
Q Can I change my ticket?
A Yes, but only in exceptional cases and the cost of the change will be at your own expense. Please write an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with the preferred dates of departure. We will then check out the possibilities and get back to you. It is only possible to change the travelling dates, not the route.
Q Can I travel to other countries during my stay in Denmark?
A Yes, you can travel to all Schengen countries if you have a Schengen Visa or a residence permit. If you need to travel to a country outside of the Schengen area, you need to apply for a visa for that country before coming to Denmark. Please read more here.
Q Will DFC pay my return ticket home in case of severe illness or death of my next of kin?
A Yes, DFC will pay for your return or trip home in case of severe illness or death of your spouse, father/mother or child.
Q Does DFC arrange any social events?
A Yes. Please see www.fellowship-post.com.
Q Does DFC have an IT support facility?
A DFC provides IT support every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., but only to Master and PhD students, who received a computer from DFC. The support is for hardware and pre-installed software.
Q Is there wireless internet connection at the DFC hostel?
A Yes, there is wireless internet connection in all rooms at the DFC hostel. How to get connected to the wireless internet is described in the brochure that you will find in your room.
Q Is there free wireless internet connection at the hotels?
Q Being a Danida fellow on a short course in Denmark, can I apply for a Master or PhD degree?
A You can apply for a Master or PhD, if your Danida Programme is willing to pay for your Master/PhD.