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Economical Support


If you are a student in Denmark, have an EU citizenship and have either lived in Denmark for the past 5 years or have been or are working in Denmark at least 10–12 hours a week you are entitled to benefit from governmental economic support (SU). To find out more information, visit the webpage of the Danish Agency for Higher Education and Educational Support. VIA UC in Horsens offers counseling regarding SU for all its programmes. Contact your class supervisor or the reception to be directed to the SU-office. 


If you are eligible to receive SU and have disabilities, you are entitled to receive Special Disability Support (SPS – in Danish). This support will cover expenses for any special need that your particular disability requires, e.g. computer programmes, special chairs or lamps etc. You can find more information (in Danish) on or you are also welcome to contact a SPS counselor at VIA. 

Create your job


Starting your own business might seem like something frightening, but it is not as overwhelming as some might imagine. Nonetheless, there are a lot of angles to be considered and contacting someone who can offer some counseling regarding this is an advice. Here are some Relevant Links if you are thinking of starting your own business (pdf-file). 


If you are considering finding an internship in Horsens or Denmark, at least some command of the Danish language is a major plus, usually. The general rule is to apply and keep trying, because a lot of companies in the region are looking for interns. 

To get more information about potential internships and placements, visit the Career Service Centre at VIA UC or their facebook page 

Another place where you can get some information about potential internships within Denmark, and Horsens specifically is Business Horsens - or visit their office in VBI Park. 

If you would like to find an internship abroad, you can contact the local AIESEC expansion or VIA UC, to get more information about the Erasmus grant and other opportunities.

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