University of Copenhagen
Region: Northern Europe
Country/Region: Denmark
Found Year: 1479
Address: Noerregade 10
Introduction

With over 40,000 students and more than 9,000 employees, the University of Copenhagen is the largest institution of research and education in Denmark. The purpose of the University – to quote the University Statute – is to ’conduct research and provide further education to the highest academic level’. Approximately one hundred different institutes, departments, laboratories, centres, museums, etc., form the nucleus of the University, where professors, lecturers and other academic staff, as well as most of the technical and administrative personnel, carry out their daily work, and where teaching takes place. These activities take place in various environments ranging from the plant world of the Botanical Gardens, through high-technology laboratories and auditoriums, to the historic buildings and lecture rooms of Frue Plads and other locations.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
30
Academic Ranking of World Universities
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30
2017
29
2018
26
2019
33
2020
30
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Veterinary Sciences
4
Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences
7
Public Health
13
Agricultural Sciences
14
Earth Sciences
15
Environmental Science & Engineering
16
Food Science & Technology
17
Public Administration
18
Key Statistics
37493
Total Enrollment
17.0%
International Students
21394
Undergraduate Enrollment
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International Students
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Graduate Enrollment
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International Students