Universities in Copenhagen, Denmark
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Copenhagen
6 out of 7
  • Universities in Copenhagen
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
18
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Copenhagen
  • (11 institution and 7 subject rankings)
22
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Copenhagen
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Copenhagen
  • 19 Jan, 2022: Publication of THE World’s Most International Universities - Times Higher Education. University of Copenhagen ranked #34.
  • 15 Dec, 2021: New edition of URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance. in position #21.
  • 28 Oct, 2021: New edition of THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education. in position #81.
  • 25 Oct, 2021: US News: Best Global Universities updated with University of Copenhagen in position 37.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Copenhagen

Biological Sciences
#6 
IT University of Copenhagen
Veterinary Science
#7 
University of Copenhagen
Sports Related Subjects
#11 
University of Copenhagen
Agriculture & Forestry
#13 
University of Copenhagen
Development Studies
#17 
University of Copenhagen
Biotechnology
#21 
University of Copenhagen
Art & Design
#22 
The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts
Communication & Media Studies
#34 
University of Copenhagen
Technology
#35 
IT University of Copenhagen
Law
#47 
University of Copenhagen

Rankings of universities in Copenhagen, Denmark 2022

#1

University of Copenhagen

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (85 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #96 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #79 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #45 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

IT University of Copenhagen

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (159 reviews)
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  • #6 
  • #501 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #3414 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #1445 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#3

The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (168 reviews)
  • #8 
  • #3502 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]



#4

University College Copenhagen

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (168 reviews)
  • #10 
  • #3768 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #9 
  • #3999 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#5

Danish School of Media and Journalism

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (49 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #9321 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#6

The Royal Danish Academy of Music

Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (55 reviews)
  • #12 
  • #11281 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#7

The Royal School of Library and Information Science

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (179 reviews)
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Copenhagen Key Facts for International Students

Population: 1154000

Time: GMT +1

District/province: Capital Region, København

Living costs for students in Copenhagen:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 104* (4% more expensive than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 93* (7% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 83* (17% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 32.11 DKK
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type E
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type F
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type K
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
Nobel prize laureates:
Aage N. Bohr (Niels Bohr Institute, 1975)
 
Ben R. Mottelson (Nordita, 1975)
 
Henrik Dam (Polytechnic Institute, 1943)
 
Johannes Fibiger (Copenhagen University, 1926)
 
Niels Bohr (Copenhagen University, 1922)
 
August Krogh (Copenhagen University, 1920)
 
Niels Ryberg Finsen (Finsen Medical Light Institute, 1903)
 

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University of Copenhagen ranks #1 in Copenhagen in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Copenhagen University of Copenhagen is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 24 rankings where University of Copenhagen is listed.

IT University of Copenhagen is ranked best in Copenhagen for Natural Sciences (Biological Sciences). See all rankings for the IT University of Copenhagen.

University of Copenhagen is ranked best in Copenhagen for Medicine & Health (Veterinary Science). See all rankings for the University of Copenhagen.

University of Copenhagen is ranked best in Copenhagen for Sports Science (Sports Related Subjects). See all rankings for the University of Copenhagen.

University of Copenhagen is ranked best in Copenhagen for Agriculture (Agriculture & Forestry). See all rankings for the University of Copenhagen.

University of Copenhagen is ranked best in Copenhagen for Social Studies & Humanities (Development Studies). See all rankings for the University of Copenhagen.

University of Copenhagen is ranked best in Copenhagen for Engineering (Biotechnology). See all rankings for the University of Copenhagen.

The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts is ranked best in Copenhagen for Arts Visual & Performing (Art & Design). See all rankings for the The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts.

University of Copenhagen is ranked best in Copenhagen for Journalism & Media Studies (Communication & Media Studies). See all rankings for the University of Copenhagen.

IT University of Copenhagen is ranked best in Copenhagen for Computer Science (Technology). See all rankings for the IT University of Copenhagen.

University of Copenhagen is ranked best in Copenhagen for Law (Law). See all rankings for the University of Copenhagen.

University of Copenhagen is ranked best in Copenhagen for Mathematics (Statistics). See all rankings for the University of Copenhagen.

University of Copenhagen is ranked best in Copenhagen for Languages & Literature (English Language & Literature). See all rankings for the University of Copenhagen.

IT University of Copenhagen is ranked best in Copenhagen for Education (Education). See all rankings for the IT University of Copenhagen.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Europe:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World’s Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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Thomson Reuters

Criteria used in ranking -Reuters Most Innovative Universities Europe:
Patent volume 11.11%
Patent success 11.11%
Global patents 11.11%
Patent citations 11.11%
Percent of patents cited / Patent citation impact 11.11%
Patent to Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11.11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11.11%

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Tillburg University

Criteria used in ranking -Tilburg University Economics Ranking:
Ranking is based on 35 journals.
Journals (source) https://econtop.uvt.nl/journals.php

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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