Stay updated on news about the Youth Goodwill Ambassador Programme, student life and career opportunities in Denmark.

Youth Goodwill Ambassadors in Focus: Dawid Augustyn

19 Oct 2016  -  Work in Denmark

From a student working on a semester project with Rambøll, to getting hired as an engineer/ consultant with the company - this week's featured YGA alumnus is Dawid Augustyn from Aalborg University

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Youth Goodwill Ambassadors in Focus: Ghina Filiana

29 Sep 2016  -  Work in Denmark

2015 Youth Goodwill Ambassador, Ghina Filiana has successfully landed a job as a Associate HR Specialist at Grundfos. Ghina is a recent graduate from Aarhus University where she received her Master’s in Strategy, Organization and Leadership. Read about her experience as an ambassador and how her professional network helped her land her current position.

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Youth Goodwill Ambassadors in Focus: Harry Rose

22 Sep 2016  -  Work in Denmark

2015 Youth Goodwill Ambassador, Harry Rose, tells us about his experience being an ambassador and shares some of his insights to our future YGAs. Graduating soon with a Master’s in Law from the University of Copenhagen, Harry is currently an intern in Novo Nordisk as part of their Investor Relations department.

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Say hello to our new intern, Prema!

10 Aug 2016  -  Work in Denmark

We're welcoming onboard the latest member of the YGA team, Prema Rani Puganenthran!

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All Danish universities now a part of Youth Goodwill Ambassador community

22 Jul 2016  -  Study in Denmark

We are very pleased and proud to announce that as of the 2016-2017 YGA year, all Danish universities will now be offering the programme to new international students.

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YGA Bhaskar Mitra wins Venture Cup Social Media Award

21 Jul 2016  -  Work in Denmark

YGA student and PhD candidate Bhaskar Mitra from the department of Food Science at the University of Copenhagen won the Venture Cup Social Media Award.

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YGA Harshit Tripathi's work week at Maersk Maritime Technology

07 Jun 2016  -  Work in Denmark

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work for the large Danish cooperation Maersk Group? Our YGA Harshit Tripathi does not have to dream about it any longer, as he was recently employed there - but if you are still curious you can read Students@Maersk's interview with him right here.

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YGAs are in the finals of L'Oreal’s Brandstorm 2016

03 Jun 2016  -  Study in Denmark

Three of our 2015 YGAs from Aarhus BSS are heading to Paris for the grand final of L'Oreal’s Brandstorm 2016 as they just won the Nordic finals.

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Branding international talent in Denmark across 4 continents

13 May 2016  -  Press

Over 30 stories from international talents in Denmark published globally as a response to International Talent Conference 2016.

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International Talent Conference 2016 at COWI

28 Apr 2016  -  Work in Denmark

More than half of Danish companies are missing skilled labour, according to a new analysis from Copenhagen Capacity.

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Netcompany - Company Challenge

29 Feb 2016  -  Work in Denmark

On Friday 26th of February, 13 students from our Youth Goodwill Ambassador Programme and the Greater Copenhagen Career Programme had the chance to meet and mingle with representatives from Netcompany, an impressive and fast growing IT company located in near Kastellet, in the heart of Copenhagen.

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A warm welcome to our new intern, Ella!

15 Feb 2016  -  Work in Denmark

The YGA team is happy to introduce you to our new full-time intern: Ella Phoebe Cooper! A true international who chose Copenhagen over Paris when she decided where to study her Master’s degree – a wise women indeed :)

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We need more scholarship for internationals

11 Feb 2016  -  Study in Denmark

I heard right now there are many universities limit the amount of scholarship that they are giving for students. Heartbreaking. I know.

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My encounter with Denmark

29 Jan 2016  -  Study in Denmark

Early this year, Prashansa's best friend suggested her to apply for DTU as she had just completed her PhD and was starting her Post-doc there. In her article, Prashansa talks about her first impressions from when she landed in Denmark.

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YGA Ghina

Why Denmark?

23 Oct 2015  -  Study in Denmark

Ghina joined the Youth Goodwill Ambassador Programme in September 2015. In her post she shares her story of how she decided to follow her dreams and moved to Denmark to study at Aarhus University.

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Berlingske Business interviews Youth Goodwill Ambassador Christopher Nicolas Müller

30 Sep 2015  -  Press

Christopher Nicolas Müller is 23 years old and comes from Germany. He studies Business and Development Studies at Copenhagen Business School. Christopher prioritises the perfect study and job opportunities over the geographical location. Culture and values also matter a lot to this idealist German.

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Anna Queralt

Berlingske Business interviews Youth Goodwill Ambassador Anna Queralt

30 Sep 2015  -  Press

Anna Queralt is 25 years old and came to Denmark from Spain. She studies Master of Engineering in Sustainable Cities at Aalborg University in Copenhagen. It is Denmark's green profile that appeals to Anna Queralt who has positively surprised by the the Danish education system - this is why she decided to stay.

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Good working environment and rich urban culture to retain talent in Denmark

30 Sep 2015  -  Press

A new initiative has just been granted DKK 29 million to attract and retain foreign students in Denmark.

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5 things to do when you arrive in Copenhagen

07 Sep 2015  -  Life in Denmark

Being new in Copenhagen ourselves, we thought about sharing some of the things we found interesting and useful after moving to the capital. We hope these will make your life as a student here at least a little bit easier.

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10 life lessons I learned in Denmark

25 Aug 2015  -  Life in Denmark

Pamela Leiva Jacquelín joined the Youth Goodwill Ambassador Programme a year ago and has since been very active not only as a master’s student at the Danish School of Media and Journalism. She recently shared some of the most valuable takeaways from her stay in Denmark.

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