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Handelshøjskolen i København

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Founded in 1965, the Handelshøjskolen i København (Copenhagen Business School) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Frederiksberg (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Capital Region of Denmark. Officially recognized by the Uddannelses- og Forskningsministeriet (Ministry of Higher Education and Science of Denmark), Handelshøjskolen i København (CBS) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Danish higher education institution. Handelshøjskolen i København (CBS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 59-year-old Danish higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. CBS also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Handelshøjskolen i København's Control Typepublic


Handelshøjskolen i København's Entity Typenon-profit


Handelshøjskolen i København' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Handelshøjskolen i København's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (English) Copenhagen Business School
Acronym CBS
Founded 1965 Origins date back to 1917, under the name Danish Society for the Advancement of Business Education and Research
Motto Where University Means Business
Colours Blue
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University Location

Address Solbjerg Plads 3
2000 Capital Region of Denmark
Handelshøjskolen i København's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Handelshøjskolen i København Phone Number +45 3815 3815
Handelshøjskolen i København Fax Number +45 3815 2015

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


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Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Handelshøjskolen i København's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Handelshøjskolen i København's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


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Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Handelshøjskolen i København's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Handelshøjskolen i København.

Handelshøjskolen i København: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(18,225 Euro)
Not reported

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Admission Information

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Handelshøjskolen i København's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Handelshøjskolen i København's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Handelshøjskolen i København a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Handelshøjskolen i København's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Handelshøjskolen i København's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Copenhagen Business School has more than 3900 international students.

Handelshøjskolen i København's Admission Office Admission Office

Dalgas Have 15
Frederiksberg 2000
3815 2738

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

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Handelshøjskolen i København's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Handelshøjskolen i København has an enrollment range of 15,000-19,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Handelshøjskolen i København's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 500-599 academic employees (Faculty).

Handelshøjskolen i København's Control Type Control Type

Handelshøjskolen i København is a public higher education institution.

Handelshøjskolen i København's Entity Type Entity Type

Handelshøjskolen i København is a non-profit higher education institution.

Handelshøjskolen i København's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Handelshøjskolen i København's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Handelshøjskolen i København does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

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Handelshøjskolen i København's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Handelshøjskolen i København's Library

Handelshøjskolen i København's Housing University Housing

Not reported

Handelshøjskolen i København's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Handelshøjskolen i København's main services:

Handelshøjskolen i København's Financial Aid Financial Aid

Not reported

Handelshøjskolen i København's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Handelshøjskolen i København's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Handelshøjskolen i København's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Handelshøjskolen i København's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


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Handelshøjskolen i København's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Handelshøjskolen i København is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Uddannelses- og Forskningsministeriet

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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  • European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD-EQUIS)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

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  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure


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Academic Structure

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Social Media


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Social Media

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Facebook Facebook

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Twitter X (Twitter)

Handelshøjskolen i København's X (formerly Twitter) page Handelshøjskolen i København's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

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Instagram Instagram


LinkedIn LinkedIn

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TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

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