Kbenhavns Universitet

Kbenhavns Universitet Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 134

University Overview

Kbenhavns Universitet Ranking (University of Copenhagen) was founded in 1479 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Copenhagen (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 residents), Denmark’s Capital Region. There are other branch campuses for this school in the following cities: Fredensborg, Tstrup Kbenhavns Universitet (KU) is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational Danish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Uddannelses- og Forskningsministeriet (Ministry of Higher Education and Science of Denmark). In a variety of fields of study, Kbenhavns Universitet Ranking (KU) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Danish higher-education school, which is 541 years old, has a stringent admission process based on students’ previous academic records and grades. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. A library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, are among the academic and non-academic facilities and services available to students at KU.

Kbenhavns Universitet Ranking

University Identity

Name Københavns Universitet
Acronym KU
Founded 1479
Motto Coelestem adspicit lucem It looks at the celestial light

University Location

Address Nørregade 10, Postboks 2177 Copenhagen 1165 Capital Region of Denmark Denmark
Tel +45 3532 2626
Fax +45 3532 2628
Other locations Tåstrup, Fredensborg

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office International Office, Frue Plads 4 Copenhagen 1168 3532 2626

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU) League of European Universities (LERU)

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