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University of Copenhagen

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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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...
45
2014
69
2015
=68
2016
  • 70.20
    Overall Score
  • 81.9
    Academic Reputation
  • 64.8
    Employer Reputation
  • 100
    Faculty Student
  • 25
    Citations per Faculty
  • 86
    International Faculty
  • 31.3
    International Students
=17
2015
10
2016
  • 89.70
    Overall Score
  • 86.4
    Academic Reputation
  • 75.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 93.2
    Citations per Paper
  • 94.2
    H-index Citations
=30
2014
24
2015
  • 83.90
    Overall Score
  • 84.4
    Academic Reputation
  • 86.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 83.2
    Citations per Paper
  • 82.6
    H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
7,483
International
2,336

Number of students

30,363
Postgraduate 49%
Undergraduate 51%

Number of international students

3,643
Postgraduate 59%
Undergraduate 41%
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