Become a member as an employee or self-employed

Membership of an unemployment insurance fund secures you an income, if you are unemployed.

Akademikernes A-kasse offers you one of the lowest membership fees on the Danish market, and we are here to support you in all areas of your work life – from unemployment benefits, if you are unemplyedt, to guidance and inspiration if you want to take the leap and become a freelancer or start your own business.

We offer a wide variety of workshops, courses and events and we are here to help and guide you. 

We offer you the lowest price for a membership of an academic unemployment insurance fund. Only 484 DKK a month. 


Reguirements for becoming a member

In order to become a member of Akademikernes A-kasse, you must:

  • have residence and/or work in Denmark
  • have an academic degree or attend an academic education of at least 18 months duration

If you meet the requirements for a membership, your membership start date will be set to the date you apply for a membership online. You will have to have been a member for the past 12 months, before you can apply for unemployment benefits.

You are always welcome to call us if you have any questions.