Roskilde Universitet

Roskilde Universitet Ranking

country rank: 7
world rank: 1371

University Overview

Roskilde Universitet (Roskilde University) was founded in 1972 as a non-profit public higher education institution in the major town of Roskilde (population range of 10,000-49,999 people), Region Zealand. Roskilde Universitet (RUC) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational Danish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Uddannelses- og Forskningsministeriet (Ministry of Higher Education and Science of Denmark). Roskilde Universitet (RUC) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. RUC also offers students with a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Roskilde Universitet Ranking

University Identity

Name Roskilde Universitet
Acronym RUC
Founded 1972
Motto In tranquillo mors; in fluctu vita In silence, death; in movement, life

University Location

Address Universitetsvej 1, Postboks 260 Roskilde 4000 Region Zealand Denmark
Tel +45 4674 2000
Fax +45 4674 3000

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Universitetsvej 1, PO Box 260 Roskilde 4000 4674 3103

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

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 Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA)

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