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New student in Copenhagen

Education

University of Copenhagen admits 450 more students than last year

All faculties have received more applications than last year, but there are still more available spots left in individual programmes than was the case last year. Psychology remains the degree programme with the highest grade point average.

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Culture

Genie in a bottle – a history of the University of Copenhagen Friday bar

Ever since the University of Copenhagen was founded, higher learning and heavy drinking have gone hand in hand. Take a trip down memory lane to a time when drunken, knife-wielding students wreaked havoc in the streets of Copenhagen and find out how today’s Friday bar crowd compares to the rowdy revelers of yore.

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Campus

Meet the tutors preparing to welcome new students

We met up with six tutors from across the university’s faculties for a chat about how tutors prepare for the incoming class of students.

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Campus

Student housing in Copenhagen: The guide

There are many types of accommodation in Copenhagen. Private rooms, dormitories for students, shared housing, and there is even the option of buying your own place. Here is an overview with links to the most important sites and facebook groups. (Updated 2019)

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Culture

7 places to see outside Copenhagen

Living in Copenhagen has its perks, but there is much more to Denmark than its capital. Here are 7 suggestions for places to visit outside the Danish metropolis.

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Campus

50 things to do before you leave Copenhagen

The University Post asked Danish and international students to give their tips for unforgettable Copenhagen experiences. Check out this bucket list of their best recommendations.

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Campus

The big University of Copenhagen campus guide

The University of Copenhagen has four campuses. Our guide has everything you need to know to feel (and look) like you belong on them. We give you the inside line on fredagsbar, where the hide-outs are, the best places to see bunnies (for real) and a whole lot more.

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Education

SU for international students – how to apply

As a full degree EU student in Denmark you can get SU, the famed Danish study grant. But the rules are complicated, and you need to have a paying part-time job before you can apply

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Culture

Student housing reviews: Dorms and residences in Copenhagen

A comprehensive guide to student kollegiums in Copenhagen. Here is a summary of the complete Dorms Disclosed series, reviews written by students.

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International

15 first-hand tips on how to finally learn Danish

Learning Danish can be fun, but let's be honest, also very frustrating. But no need to worry. With the help of two expats, the University Post has gathered some great tips and tricks on how to learn Danish.

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