Language essentials

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21 Nov 2023

Danish is the primary language spoken in Copenhagen and is widely used in all aspects of daily life, including business, education and social interactions. Most Danes are fluent in English and are happy to communicate in it, especially in the city center and among younger generations, but learning some Danish greatly enhances your experience and speeds up your integration into the local community. Some reputable language schools in Copenhagen that offer Danish courses for foreigners include Studieskolen ( and Danksbureauet ( Additionally, if you are living in Denmark and have a CPR (Danish ID number), you can apply for the local Danish language-education program ( Embracing the language will not only enhance your daily interactions but also allow you to delve deeper into Danish culture and make your stay in Copenhagen even more rewarding.