24 months
14780 EUR/year
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Leave your mark on the landscapes and urban spaces of the future. During the Landscape Architecture programme at the University of Copenhagen, you learn about the planning and management of both cities and landscapes. 


You work with design, planning and analysis, in order to create attractive, varied and sustainable urban environments and housing areas, parks and landscapes, so that they provide excellent human and natural settings for many years to come. You specialize in either Landscape Design or Urban Design.

Career opportunities after the Landscape Architecture programme at the University of Copenhagen

As a landscape architect and urban planner, you have many exciting career opportunities. You can, for example, work with developing specific plans for new urban spaces and areas, harbour transformations etc. at a private architectural firm.Or you can work in the public sector as, for example, nature manager, parks officer or city planner in charge of developing parks and green areas.Many landscape architects and urban planners also start their own business, where they handle development, design and management tasks for private individuals, companies and public authorities.Finally, quite a few landscape architects and urban planners work within communication, research or teaching.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Design by Management Block 
  • Urbanism Studio Block 
  • Health Design Block
  • Transformation Studio Block 
  • Landscape Studio Block
  • Urban Intervention Studio

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

If you hold one of the degrees listed below, you are considered to meet all academic requirements.

  • BSc in Landscape Architecture from the University of Copenhagen
  • BSc in Landscape Architecture from Copenhagen University or other Nordic universities
  • BSc in Architecture from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts
  • BSc in Engineering (Architecture and Design with specialisation in Architecture and Urban Design) from Aalborg University
  • BSc in Architecture from Aarhus School of Architecture
  • Professional BSc in Forest and Landscape Engineering from the University of Copenhagen
  • Professional BSc in Urban Landscape Engineering from the Zealand Institute of Business and Technology

Other bachelor’s degrees

  • If you have a bachelor’s degree other than those listed above, you must submit additional documentation along with your application so the University can evaluate whether or not you meet the admission requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14780 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7390 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • Tuition fee: DKK 55,000 per semester

Living costs for Copenhagen

7928 - 13456 DKK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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