Become a free student member

Become a student member of IDA and get access to a wide variety of discounts, services, courses, insurances and much, much more.

Become a student member

Get great benefits as an IDA student member

IDA is the largest professional and social community for students in IT, natural sciences and engineering. We have collected everything you need to get through your studies well.

The price for the student membership is DKK 0. Thereafter it costs only DKK 20 per month.

Something that is very special for you as a student member at IDA is the many offers and discounts you get access to. They can both make your student life better and cheaper.


of IDA's student members will recommend IDA to their friends.

Free home contents insurance: The ultimate benefit for IDA student members 

We have made the decision to make our home contents insurance completely FREE for IDA student members. You get the free home contents insurance complementary to your student membership. As a student member, you can keep your free home contents insurance while reaping the benefits of our other cheap insurances until you are 30 years old. This applies even if you have finished your studies. 

Read more about the free home contents insurance and our other student insurances here

Get free study courses 

All IDA student members get free access to Studynow a platform where you can upgrade your programming skills.  As a student member of IDA, you can take online courses whenever and wherever you want. Whether it is two months before your exam or the day before. 
You will find programmes that you maybe have to use in your studies such as Python, MATLAB, R and LaTex for both beginners and experienced users. Furthermore, you will be able to find both on-demand courses and live webinars where you can ask questions directly to the instructor.  

How to get access to Studynow

  1.  Sign up for a student membership
  2.  Fill out this form and ask for the Studynow discount code. You will receive the discount code per e-mail
  3.  Go to Studynow – Online video courses and webinars and get started

Read more about IDA Studynow

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Get personal career advice

You probably get a lot of well-meaning advice from those around you (remember that your mother is not your career counselor).  
How about asking the right ones instead?  As a student member of IDA, you can get help from our career counselors – whether it is a student job, job search or doubts in first job.
Are you in doubt about what you can and want?  Do you think your resume might need a loving hand?  Are you in doubt whether you are focusing on the right things in your application?  We can have a dialog about most things, and as an IDA study member you get one on one advice on everything from competency, clarification and how to complete your CV for the job interview.  
When the job is in house, we also help you read your contract through and guide you in relation to salary.  

Read more about how you can use our career counseleors 


Questions and answers

The Danish Society of Engineers, IDA – a modern professional association for technical, IT and natural sciences professionals and students.

IDA is Denmark’s largest interest group and trade union for students in IT, natural sciences and engineering. More than 30,000 students are already members of IDA.
We strive to provide you and your fellow students with a strong academic community where you can strengthen your skills – during your studies and when you are looking for your first full-time job.

To become a student member, you must either be in an engineering, IT or science education. The first year, the student membership is free and then it costs only DKK 20 per month.

When you have completed your first year as a member, you will be charged DKK 120 per. half year. These charges occur in October and April. To make the payment of your membership fee easier, you can sign up for Payment Service.

Sign up for the student fee here

You can join IDA if you study either IT, natural science or engineering.

Please check out the list of eligible graduate program (note the list is in Danish).

Are you interested in a membership but not sure if IDA is right for you?

Call us at 33 18 55 73 for individual membership support