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Student permit

If you wish to apply for a residence permit as a student, both you and the educational institution in Denmark must supply information for the processing of your application.

Where to apply: All applications will be handled by the Danish Consulate General in New York. Applicants can submit and have their biometrics recorded at these locations.

What to submit:

Checklist for submission of student permit

Checklist for online submission of student permit

The Consulate General advises against making any final travel arrangements, particularly purchase of non-refundable air tickets for a specific date, prior to approval of your application.
 

Standard processing times for residence permit applications:

Case processing times for The Danish Agency for International Recruitment and Integration (SIRI) can be found here.

Since online submission of applications require biometrics to be obtained within 2 weeks from the online submission it is recommended to obtain an appointment with VFS Global prior to the online submission of the application since it can take up to 14 days to obtain an appointment with VFS Global.

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VFS (Visa Application centre) contact information

VFS Global in NEW YORK: NB: Closed
145 West 45th Street, Floor 4

New York, NY 10036
Tel: 347-329-2738
E-mail: info.dkus@vfshelpline.com


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VFS Global in WASHINGTON: NB: Closed
1025 Vermont Avenue NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005
Tel: 347-329-2738
E-mail: info.dkus@vfshelpline.com

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VFS Global in CHICAGO: NB: Closed
142 E. Ontario Street, Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60611
Tel: 347-329-2738
E-mail: info.dkus@vfshelpline.com

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VFS Global in HOUSTON: NB: Closed
2425 West Loop S, Suite 330
Houston, TX 77027
Tel: 347-329-2738
E-mail: info.dkus@vfshelpline.com

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VFS Global in SAN FRANCISCO: NB: Closed
110 Sutter Street, 5th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104
Tel: 347-329-2738
E-mail: info.dkus@vfshelpline.com

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