Student Eligibility

International student entry requirements

This program is for students who have not yet graduated. 

Agri LIDA welcomes applications from English speaking students, around the world, who have not yet graduated. You cannot be granted a permit as an intern if you have completed your educational programme.

  • Please keep in mind that even if you meet the qualifications described below, there is no guarantee of an internship.

Eligibility check

  • Full-time active student enrolled in an accredited public State Agricultural Universitie or Agricultural College and you have completed at least one year successful and ideally with a minimum of 1 year of studies left in one of the following: 
      • Agriculture animal husbandry & production (cow and swine production animal breeding management)  
      • agronomy 
      • veterinary 
      • equine 
      • horticulture 
      • forestry
    • You are single, between age18 and 28.
    • In good standing at your home school.
    • You commit for a period of at least 12 months internship.
    • You are mature, flexible, open-minded, committed and willing to adjust (weather, culture, food, temperature, etc.)
    • You are in good mental and physical health.
    • You have some practical experience or studied subjects in your desired internship field.
    • You are expected to have an effective knowledge of English, both spoken and written.
    • You have valid international driving license for car / tractor.
    • You have a clean police record.Application 

English language requirements

  • All applicants are expected to have an effective knowledge of English, both spoken and written. You will need to provide evidence of your English language ability as part of our application assessment process. 
  • The Danish Visa and Immigration Authority, SIRI, requires that every applicants requiring a visa to agriculture internship in Denmark, must show evidence of a minimum level of English language, in order to be granted a residence and work permit as the internship can be linguistically demanding

Ways to prove your level in English

You can prove your knowledge of English by having a recognised English test qualification from an approved test centre. 

  • IELTS (academic or general) Valid two years. 4.5 overall witth no les than 4.0 in any section. Please note there are different types of IELTS test available, and it is important that you take the correct one.
  • TOEFL iBT® Test (at a Test Center) The TOEFL iBT® test Valid two years. 78 overall or above, with no subsection lower than 17.  The Danish Visa and Immigration Authority, SIRI,  does not recognise MyBest scores, the TOEFL iBT Home Edition and the TOEFL iBT Paper Edition.

  • Cambridge Assessment English. Cambridge Level B1. Scale score: 140-159. Cambrigde is valid for life.  We only accept certificates taken within the last 2  years. Share your results with agri LIDA and SIRI, through the Candidate Results Online website.