Universities in Denmark

Higher Education in Denmark

2021 Ranking of Danish Universities

What are the most popular Universities in Denmark? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Danish University Ranking of 26 Danish higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Danish higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

Explore the uniRank League Table and University Ranking of 26 Universities in Denmark

2021 Sub-rankings by regions

The Kingdom of Denmark is divided into 5 regions (Danish: regioner) which are further subdivided into 98 municipalities (Danish: kommuner). The majority of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the Capital Region of Denmark which hosts Copenhagen the capital and largest city in the country. The following uniRank sub-rankings or league tables take into account all regions which include at least 2 Danish higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Capital Region of Denmark (11)   Central Denmark Region (6)  
Region of Southern Denmark (6)   Region Zealand (2)  

Danish University lists

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