Higher education institutions in Denmark are famous for their innovative teaching approaches and high international standards which allow them to offer a range of opportunities for international students. These institutions are highly international and have a larger number of programmes and courses taught in English. It is possible to obtain a wide range of internationally recognised qualifications and credits towards a degree in your home country. Since studying in Denmark generally is free, EU students coming to Danish education institutions will usuaslly also be excempted from study fees.
The higher education sector in Denmark consists of universities, university colleges and academies of professional higher education. The following list, shows some of the biggest higher education institutions in Denmark:
University of Copenhagen
DK - 1017 Copenhagen K
Faculties: Health Sciences, Humanities, Law, Science, Social Sciences, Theology, Pharmaceutical Sciences and Life Sciences.
Copenhagen Business School
Solbjerg Plads 3
DK - 2000 Frederiksberg
Faculties: Business Administration and Modern Languages.
IT University of Copenhagen
Rued Langgaards Vej 7
DK - 2300 Copenhagen S
Faculties: Technology, ICT and Media.
Technical University of Denmark
Anker Engelundsvej 1, 101A
DK - 2800 Kgs. Lyngby
Faculties: Technology, Chemistry, ICT and Engineering.
Universitetsvej 1, Postbox 260
DK - 4000 Roskilde
Faculties: Humanities, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences.
University of Southern Denmark
DK - 5230 Odense M
Faculties: Health Sciences, Humanities, Science, Engineering and Social Sciences.
Ndr. Ringgade 1
DK - 8000 Aarhus C
Faculties: Humanities, Health Sciences, Science, Social Sciences, Theology, Agricultural Sciences, Environmental Research Institute, School of Business and School of Education.
Fredrik Bajers Vej 5, P.O. Box 159
DK - 9100 Aalborg
Faculties: Engineering and Science, Humanities and Social Sciences.
The Danish School of Journalism
Olof Palmes Allé 11
DK - 8200 Aarhus N
Faculties: Communication, Journalism, Photo Journalism, TV Journalism and Multimedia.
Journalism is also offered at Roskilde University and University of Southern Denmark.
The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture
Philip de Langes Allé 10
DK - 1435 Copenhagen K
Faculties: Architecture and Design.
The Royal Danish Academy of Music
Rosenoerns Allé 22
DK - 1970 Frederiksberg C
Faculties: Musicians, Singers, Music Teachers, Church Musicians, Composers, Conducting and Recording Directors.
The Danish Design School
DK - 2100 Copenahgen OE
Faculties: Design, Fashion, Industrial Design, Graphic Design.
DK - 6000 Kolding
Faculties: Design, Fashion, Textiles, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interactive Media.
To find more general information about studying in Denmark, please follow the links below:
Study in Denmark
The official government site for advices on studying, working and living in Denmark.
Danish Agency for International Education
An authority within the Danish Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation responsible for supporting the internationalisation of education and training in Denmark.
Danish Institute for Study Abroad
DIS is a specialized Danish institution, offering study abroad programmes in English.