Why Denmark?

Migrate To Denmark

A person can migrate to Denmark due to any reason like pursuing further studies, working in Denmark, settling with the family. No matter in which country you are, you can always consider migrating to Denmark. Immigration to Denmark not only provides the migrant with advanced opportunities but also proves to be a learning experience in terms of culture and people. Options like Danish Green Card lets an immigrant get Denmark PR, Denmark citizenship and live permanently in Denmark. Contact Migration Gateways and get information on Denmark immigration services, visa requirements, process time & cost.

Country Profile

Denmark is one of the most sought after immigration destination for skilled professionals. The country is perfect for people who want a better life with international facilities and more career opportunities. Some of the most inspiring factors are:

Great Quality Of Life

Clean & Green Environment (Country Of Bicycle)

World Class Education

Secure And Safe Environment

Good Health Care Facilities

Beautiful And Serene Places To Visit

Well Balanced Work And Family Life Balance

Member Of European Union

Basic Features Of Danish Green Card / Denmark Green Card

Denmark Green Card or Danish Green Card allows you a first time temporary residence permit of 3 years, which can be further extended up to 4 years

Permit can be extended only if you have working for past 12 months for at least 10 hours every week A Danish temporary residence permit holder for minimum 4 years can apply for a permanent residence permit. The permanent residence permit does not need any extension and allows you to stay for unlimited period

Get Denmark Citizenship or Danish Nationality or Citizenship on continuous stay of minimum 9 years

Your spouse, registered partner or cohabiting partner, and dependent children under the age of 18 are eligible for residence permits. They are also allowed to work for the entire period

Eligibility For Danish Green Card / Denmark Green Card

The Danish Green Card/Denmark Green Card is a point based system and in order to qualify applicants must score 100 points. We process applications only of those who score these points, which make us confident of our success. Points are scored from any of the following:

DENMARK POINTS BASED SYSTEM

Get Denmark Citizenship or Danish Nationality or Citizenship on continuous stay of minimum 9 years

Note:
In order to be granted a residence permit under the GREEN CARD scheme, you must attain a minimum of 100 points. Points are given for: educational level, language skills, work experience, adaptability, and age.

Age

You can also earn a maximum of 15 points for your age:

Age Points
35-40 years 10
34 years or younger 15

 

Education

To score points for Education, you must have the Danish equivalent of a bachelor’s degree. Your academic credentials must be assessed by CIRIUS, a body under the Danish Ministry of Science, Technology, and Innovation.

In addition to points scored for your degree, bonus points can be awarded under Education for obtaining a degree from a top school or by having an education which qualifies you for work in an occupation on the Positive List.

Please take note that Denmark has special requirements for degrees Indian universities.

Indian Qualification Danish equivalent
Diploma (1 year)/Polytechnic and College of Technology Individual assessment in comparison to (possibly part of) a Danish vocational qualification (EUD)
Diploma (2 years)/Polytechnic and College of Technology Individual assessment in comparison to (possibly part of) a Danish vocational qualification (EUD)
Diploma (3-4 years)/Polytechnic and College of Technology Individual assessment in comparison to a Danish vocational qualification (EUD)
Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma in Engineering/Polytechnic Individual assessment
Bachelor of Arts/Science/Commerce (Pass), 3 years 2 years of a Danish Bachelor’s Degree
Bachelor of Arts/Science/Commerce (Honours/Special Degree), 3 years 2 years of a Danish Bachelor’s Degree (in certain circumstances, a full Danish Bachelor’s Degree)
Bachelor of Engineering etc., 4 years Danish Bachelor’s Degree (in certain circumstances, a professional Bachelor
Master’s Degree/Master’s of Arts/Science/Commerce,1 or 2 years 4 years of a Danish master degree (if a thesis is included, the degree may be comparable to a full Danish Master’s Degree)
Master’s of Engineering etc, 2 years Danish Master’s Degree
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD), 1-2 years Individual assessment.
Master of Philosophy, 1-2 years Individual assessment
PhD (3 years) Danish Ph.D. degree

 

 

Language Skills

 

You can earn a maximum of 30 points for language skills which includes knowledge of Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, English or German. Points can be earned for both one Scandinavian language (Danish, Swedish, or Norwegian) and either English or German, but not for both English and German or two or more Scandinavian languages.

You will be required to show that you have passed an exam equivalent to at least a Danish Language Test, Level 1. Alternatively, you can prove language proficiency through a statement by your previous employer stating that you used Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, English or German while performing your job for at least one year, or by proving that you have completed at least one year’s study in higher education which was taught in one of these languages. In the case of these last two requirements, you will have shown a Language proficiency equal to a Study Test in Danish as a Second Language.

 

Language Proficiency Level Points
Level 1 5
Level 2 10
Level 3 15
Study Test in Danish as a Second Language 20

 

 

Work Experience

 

You can score a maximum of 15 points under Work Experience. Your points are earned based upon the number of years you have worked as a researcher, or in a field of work that is currently in shortage in Denmark (i.e., a job listed on the Positive List). If this does not apply to you, you can still earn points for experience any other single occupation.

Work Experience Points
3-5 years experience as a researcher or in a field on the Positive List 15
1-2 years experience as a researcher or in a field on the Positive List 10
3-5 years experience in other work 5

Adaptability

If you have studied or worked in the European Union/European Economic Area, you can claim a maximum of 15 points for adaptability. You can only claim points for either education experience or work experience — not both.

EU/EEA Education Experience Points
Completion of at least one year of study in higher education in the EU/EEA or Switzerland 5
Completion of at least three years of study in higher education in the EU/EEA or Switzerland 10

 

EU/EEA Work Experience Points
At least one year of work and residence in an EU/EEA country or Switzerland 5
At least two years of work and residence in an EU/EEA country or Switzerland 10

The Positive List – Overview

Academic work

Occupation Requirement
Accountant Master’s degree
Assistant professor, social sciences Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level
Associate professor, natural science and technology Master’s degree
Associate professor, social sciences Master’s degree
Building engineer Master’s degree
Business controller Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level
Chemist Master’s degree
Construction engineer Master’s degree
Consulting physician Master’s degree*
Dentist Master’s degree*
Electric engineer Medium-cycle higher education
Financial controller Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level
Fresh water biologist Master’s degree
General practitioner Master’s degree*
Geologist Master’s degree
Geophysicist Master’s degree
Hospital doctor Master’s degree*
Hospital physicist Master’s degree
Lawyer Master’s degree*
Legal assistant Master’s degree
Mechanical engineer Medium-cycle higher education
Medical consultant Master’s degree*
Medical specialist Master’s degree*
Music teacher Master’s degree
Physical geographer Master’s degree
Secondary school teacher, natural sciences physical education Master’s degree*

IT and telecommunication

Occupation Requirement
Database developer Documentation of at least three years’ IT education
IT consultant Documentation of at least three years’ IT education
IT project manager Documentation of at least three years’ IT education
Network consultant Documentation of at least three years’ IT education
Software developer Documentation of at least three years’ IT education
System developer Documentation of at least three years’ IT education

Management

Occupation Requirement
Accounting manager Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level
Deputy head of institution Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level
Head Of Department Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level
Head of institution Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level
Head of institution department Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level
Production manager Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level
Sales manager Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level
School department head Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level
Social and health department head Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level

Educational, social and religious work

Occupation Requirement
Remedial teacher Professional Bachelor’s degree
Social educator Professional Bachelor’s degree
Social educator of children, young people and adults with special needs Professional Bachelor’s degree
Social worker Professional Bachelor’s degree

Sales, purchases and marketing

Occupation Occupation
Account manager Documentation of at least three years’ education at university level
Product specialist Industry relevant professional Bachelor’s degree

Health, healthcare and personal care

Occupation Requirement
Anaesthetic nurse Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Bioanalyst Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Chiropractor Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Head physiotherapist Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Head midwife Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Head nurse Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Head radiographer Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Head bioanalyst Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Health visitor, Visiting nurse Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Midwife Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Nurse Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Physiotherapist Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Operating theatre nurse Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Optician Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Radiographer Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Surgical appliance maker Professional Bachelor’s degree*

Education and tuition

Occupation Requirement
Continuation school teacher Professional Bachelor’s degree*
Primary and lower secondary school teacher Professional Bachelor’s degree*