Metropolitan University College

With greater awareness of the ever-changing dynamics of a globalised world, Metropolitan University College looks towards the international community to seek partnerships and cooperation for exchange of knowledge and insight.

Master's Programmes



Metropolitan University College offers a variety of English modules for exchange students and a full degree programme in Global Nutrition and Health.

Many of our programmes have a variety of different electives - monoprofessional as well as a wide range of interprofessional modules. The modules may be mutually combined or combined with an internship in a practice or clinical placement.

Metropolitan University College offers Bachelor’s Degree programmes, Academy Profession Degree programmes, postgraduate studies, and conducts applied research and development activities in welfare-sector subjects such as health, rehabilitation, welfare technology, management, education and social work.


The purpose of the Research and Development work of Metropolitan University College is to improve the knowledge base underpinning the study programmes. The projects run by the R&D units are designed to improve the flow of knowledge between research, education and practice.

Our ambition is to make the knowledge base for our programmes even stronger. Our R&D projects face the challenges confronting society in areas where the professionals that we train play an important role. They are usually joint projects involving practitioners and research institutions.

Specific research projects:

  • Nutrition
  • Management and administration
  • School and education
  • Social work
  • Health
  • Nature and Technology
  • PHD projects


As an international student and resident in Denmark, you will benefit from our free, high quality healthcare system. It is run on principles of equality and universal accessibility.

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Housing services

Metropolitan University College has agreements with four student residences located in the greater Copenhagen area and a number of private accommodations.

  • Student residences are only offered for a full semester payment
  • As we only have a limited number of housing options, housing is offered on a first come, first serve basis
  • Usually we can accommodate all applicants in student residences - and a few in private accommodation
  • Distance to the city centre of Copenhagen: 5-10 km.
  • Please notice that all rooms are non-smoking rooms and only available to single occupants

Student Life

Campus life

Metropolitan University College is a university of applied sciences with campuses in Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark, and the Greater Copenhagen Area.

Metropolitan University College is located in central Copenhagen - the capital of Denmark. Campus is situated on the central pedestrian street and surrounded by cafes, parks and the buzz of the Copenhagen experience.

A high quality of life is a key issue here and among other things, Copenhagen is the bicycle capital of the world and we aim to become the world's eco-metropolis by 2015. This goal includes that 90% of Copenhageners will be able to walk to a park, a beach, an area of natural beauty or a harbour swimming facility in less than 15 minutes.

Student Reviews

My review
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

My university has a great program that I really enjoy and I have learned a lot.

Good program, not so good university college
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Great staff at our program but the university closed the program as there were too many foreign students and they thought the competition would not be good for their Danish students.

My experience
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Good professors, classes were also good, learned a lot, but not enough art happenings and opportunities to grow.

Copenhagen, Capital Region, Denmark


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