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University of Copenhagen

Denmark

34th US-News World Ranking

The University of Copenhagen is a public university which was established in the year 1479. The university is situated in Denmark and is considered as one of the oldest universities of the city. The university has four campuses located in and around Copenhagen, with the headquarters located in central Copenhagen. The main campuses of the university are North Campus, City Campus, South campus, and Frederiksberg Campus. 

The University of Copenhagen has six different faculties: Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Faculty of Humanities, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Social Sciences, Faculty of Theology. All these faculties have been divided into parts and are being taught in different campuses of the university. Most of the courses are taught in Danish; however, many courses are also offered in English and a few in German.

The University of Copenhagen comprises more than 38,000 Students, 21,764 Undergraduates, 16,818  Postgraduates 5,166 Academic staff, and 4,119 Administrative staff. The university has thousands of foreign students, about half of whom come from Nordic countries.

The University of Copenhagen provides scholarships to the students on the basis of their academic excellence. The university has had 38 Nobel laureates affiliated as alumni, faculty members and researchers, and has produced one Turing Award recipient. 

Notable Alumni: Ole Rømer (Danish astronomer), Rasmus Bartholin (professor in geometry), Caspar Wessel (mathematician) 

 

University of Copenhagen Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

3
GPA
30
IB
75
Percentage
44%
Acceptance Rate

Cost

Fees

Bachelors: DKK 127000

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Deadlines

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

Application deadline: 15 January, 5 July

University of Copenhagen Rankings

Global

34
US News
76
QS
33
Shanghai
84
Times Higher Education
79
Guardian
54
GTU Rank

Regional

Denmark
1
US News
1
Shanghai
1
Times Higher Education

Regional

Europe
7
US News
44
Times Higher Education
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University Stats

University Stats
38700

Students

University Stats
2000

International Students

University Stats
21800

Undergraduates

University Stats
16900

Postgraduate

University Stats
4000

Faculty Strength

University Stats
9

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
44
%

Acceptance Rate

University Stats
kr
127000

Tuition Fees

University Stats
kr
104424

Living Cost

University Stats
3

Avg. GPA

University Stats
30

Avg. IB

University Stats
75
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in DKK

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