Upper secondary education
The upper secondary level of education typically begins at the end of full-time compulsory education.
In this section, you will find fact sheets about the upper secondary level of education.
In Denmark, upper secondary education divides into:
- general education qualifying for access to higher education and
- vocational or technical education qualifying primarily for access to the labour market.
It normally caters for the 16-19-year-olds and comprises
- the vocational education and training programmes
- the basic social and health training programmes etc.
Furthermore, in this section, you will find facts on the following: