Founded in 1479, the University of Copenhagen is not only Denmark's oldest university, but also one of the oldest in Northern Europe. Its location in the capital city makes the University's development, key people and events part of the history of Denmark. Read more about the history of The University of Copenhagen
The motivational force of the University's research activities is financially and politically independent, i.e. free basic research; however, specific collaborative endeavours with other institutions and companies also have a place among the countless research activities.
UCPH wishes to ensure continual academic development and satisfactory career pathways for individual faculty and academic staff, which includes ensuring that potential career pathways are clear for individual researchers and that there is systematic support for career management.
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KSI is the University’s student sports association (‘forening’), offering more than 70 sports teams with levels ranging from beginners to intermediate, experienced and skilled. The club is a non-profit association, so prices are reasonable.
Students at the University of Copenhagen have access to a range of extra-curricular activities through university clubs and associations and places affiliated with the university.
The following is a sample of what is offered.
The program is very intense and engaging, will surely make you confident individual at the end of the program
My university experiences have been amazing. I have learned and experienced so many new things in such a short period of time, and it has gone by so fast. I am still discovering all the opportunities that the university offers me. Copenhagen University is a very welcoming place, and from the first day, I felt at home here. I have made many new friends from many different...
Competent professors, however not always the best intermediaries and no individual feedback during the semester. The degree is clearly marked by the savings