Danish Language 2

What is Danish Language 2 Examination?

The Danish Language 2 Examination (Prøve i Dansk 2) is the conclusion to Danish Language 2, Module 6. You can use the Danish Language 2 Examination, if you want to apply for permanent residence and in some cases for Danish citizenship. The Danish Language 2 Examination also provides access to for instance:

Danish as a second language (beginner’s level)
AVU (General Adult Education) courses at centres, so-called VUCs, around the country
Driver training courses
FIF (preparatory course for immigrants and refugees)


It is free to sit the Danish Language 3 Examination, if you are enrolled on a Danish Language 2 Course at Speak and registered for Module 2.6. However, you are required to pay a fee to sit the examination, if you are an independent student.

Price and dates for the Danish Language 2 Examination

The Danish Language 2 Examination November/December 2023

Written examination: 15 November

Oral examination: during the period 11–22 December

Registration deadline: 4 September 2023

Price: DKK 1.473,-


The Danish Language 2 Examination May/June 2024

Written examination: 15 May

Oral examination: during the period 10 – 21 June

Registration deadline: 4 March 2024

Price: TBA

Where is the examination held?

You can choose to sign up for the examination in Hellerup/Frederiksberg or Helsingør.


The written examination takes place in;

  • Frederiksberg
  • Helsingør

The oral examination takes place in;

  • Hellerup / Frederiksberg
  • Helsingør


We will inform you about the exact location no later than 2 weeks before the examination.

It is not possible to request for a certain examination location apart from what you can choose at registration.

ID requirements

You are required to show a valid photo ID to be admitted for both the written and oral parts of the Danish Language 2 Examination.

Link to guidelines on ID requirements

How do I get my certificate?

We will send your certificate to your e-Boks no later than 2 weeks after the oral test.

You can also pick up your original certificate at Speak Hellerup up to 1 year after completion of the exam.


If you would like any further information on the Danish Language 3 Examination, please contact:

More information

Read more on Danish language examinations at The Danish Agency for International Recruitment

Links to the Education Guide and Study Guidance.

Samples of previous examination papers are unfortunately unavailable at the moment. We are working on a solution.