General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation UCPH
Teachers 7,214
Students 29,796
Foreigners 12%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
It (the eagle) looks at the celestial light
Accreditation
• Uddannelses- og Forskningsministeriet
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
• International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU)
Rankings
World ranking39
Country ranking1
Academic Reputation72
Employer Reputation123
Quality of teaching24
International Faculty162
International Students388
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities58
Engineering and Technology145
Life Sciences and Medicine24
Natural Science55
Social Sciences and Management63
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics151
Physics51
Chemistry151
Computer Science51
Economics & Business76
Cost of living in Copenhagen, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 448 627
Food 250 553
Transportation 47 215
Communications and utilities 78 104
Clothing 34 127
Sports and leisure 26 117
Accommodation in Copenhagen, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre452
Shared room in city centre633
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre723
1 bedroom apartment in city centre1,019
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking39
QS World University Rankings69
ARWU Academic Ranking35
Webometrics Ranking87
Alternative title
Russian Копенгагенский университет
Spanish Universidad de Copenhague
Chinese 哥本哈根大学
Arabic جامعة كوبنهاغن
French Copenhague
German Universität Kopenhagen
Japanese コペンハーゲン大学
Korean 코펜하겐대학교
Portuguese Universidade de Copenhagen
da Københavns Universitet

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University of Copenhagen or Københavns Universitet (UCPH) - public higher education institution in Denmark.

University of Copenhagen - Description

The University of Copenhagen was founded in 1479 and is the oldest and largest university in Denmark. The University has a student body of 37,000 including 2,300 international students. The six faculties of Health and Medical Sciences Humanities Law Science Social Sciences Theology are located on four campus areas in Copenhagen and encompass approximately one hundred different institutes, departments, laboratories, centres, as well as museums and the Botanical Gardens. Research and Teaching The University aims to prepare students for a broad range of jobs in the private and public sectors. For this reason, education at the University covers specific skills and scientific methods as well as other more theoretical skills that will enable graduates to improve their qualifications. Teaching and research are closely integrated in order to achieve this, first and foremost by according them equal importance in the daily work of the academic and scientific staff and whenever possible basing the teaching on research. The University of Copenhagen has produced no less than 8 Nobel Prize winners. Internationalization The University of Copenhagen is a member of IARU (International Alliance of Research Universities). The alliance consists of ten universities worldwide: Australian National University, ETH Zürich, National University of Singapore, Peking...

Bachelor - University of Copenhagen

The University of Copenhagen was founded in 1479 and is the oldest and largest university in Denmark. The University has a student body of 37,000 including 2,300 international students. The six faculties of Health Sciences Humanities Law Science Social Sciences Theology are located on four campus areas in Copenhagen and encompass approximately one hundred different institutes, departments, laboratories, centres, as well as museums and the Botanical Gardens. Research and Teaching The University aims to prepare students for a broad range of jobs in the private and public sectors. For this reason, education at the University covers specific skills and scientific methods as well as other more theoretical skills that will enable graduates to improve their qualifications. Teaching and research are closely integrated in order to achieve this, first and foremost by according them equal importance in the daily work of the academic and scientific staff and whenever possible basing the teaching on research. The University of Copenhagen has produced no less than 8 Nobel Prize winners. Internationalization The University of Copenhagen is a member of IARU (International Alliance of Research Universities). The alliance consists of ten universities worldwide: Australian National University, ETH Zürich, National University of Singapore, Peking University, University...
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862Aarhus UniversityArhus17,000 USD17,000 USD
1053Technical University of DenmarkCopenhagen19,000 USD19,000 USD
2734University of Southern DenmarkOdense13,000 USD13,000 USD
3145Aalborg UniversityAalborg15,000 USD13,000 USD
9566Copenhagen Business SchoolCopenhagen20,000 USD20,000 USD