Research & study
Master’s, bachelor’s and academy profession degrees, PhD programmes, short-term courses and summer schools. Greater Copenhagen offers a wealth of study and research programmes to power your career.
Denmark is very focused on education. As a percentage of GDP, public spending on education is one of the highest in the world according to IMD, World Competitiveness Yearbook, 2015.
The education system in Denmark is designed to promote innovation and creativity, as well as analytical and critical thinking - these qualifications are recognised throughout the world and provide an outstanding foundation for your future career.
Education you can use
You can expect world-class education in areas such as IT, ICT, engineering, life sciences, social sciences and design. In Denmark, higher education is focused on creating solutions for the real world, and traditional lectures are often combined with industry collaborations.
Many educational programmes also offer the opportunity to do an internship with an organisation or business, enabling you to apply your knowledge to real-life challenges.
Denmark offers the highest percentage of programmes taught in English
- Academic Cooperation Association, 2015
Unique university-industry cooperation
Greater Copenhagen has 17 science parks and 17 universities and university colleges, renowned for excellent university-industry cooperation.
As a student or researcher in Greater Copenhagen, you will be part of a learning environment of high academic standards where you can learn from experienced tutors as well as from innovative industry research projects.
Learn more about studying, living and working in Denmark on studyindenmark.dk
, a Danish government site about higher education in Denmark for international students.