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Roskilde University

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Established in 1972, the Roskilde Universitet (Roskilde University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Roskilde (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Region Zealand. Officially recognized by the Uddannelses- og Forskningsministeriet (Ministry of Higher Education and Science of Denmark), Roskilde Universitet (RUC) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational Danish higher education institution. Roskilde Universitet (RUC) 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. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. RUC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Roskilde University's Control Typepublic


Roskilde University's Entity Typenon-profit


Roskilde University' Size by Total Enrollmentmedium-sized


Roskilde University's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Profile

Name (English)
Name Roskilde University
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Campus Location

Address Universitetsvej 1, Postboks 260
4000 Region Zealand
Roskilde University Phone Number +45 4674 2000
Roskilde University Fax Number +45 4674 3000

Roskilde University's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View

Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Roskilde University'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 Roskilde University's academic range and degree level offering.

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Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

here. In case they are not available yet, you can search for them using our powered by Google. We continually update our database with university programs and courses worldwide, thanks to the assistance of university representatives.

You can also explore our new A-Z Guide to 8,100 University Programs, Courses and Degrees to learn more about study outlines and typical duration, tuition ranges, career prospects, salary expectations of each course/program/degree.

Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees represent the cost that a student is billed by a university for one academic year of full-time study. Check out our guide article on tuition fees and financial aid options to gain further insights.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Roskilde University'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 Roskilde University.

Roskilde University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
Not reported

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Admission Info


Applying for admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Read our "Introduction to University Admissions" article to learn more.

Admission Policy

uniRank publishes below some basic Roskilde University's admission information.

Roskilde University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Roskilde University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Not reported

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Roskilde University's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Roskilde University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

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

Roskilde University has more than 900 international students.

Roskilde University's Admission Office Admission Office

Universitetsvej 1, PO Box 260
Roskilde 4000
4674 3103

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Profile and Size


When deciding on a university or evaluating its worth, university size and profile hold significance. Here are potential reasons why university size and profile can influence students' choices.

Profile and Size

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Roskilde University.

Roskilde University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Roskilde University has an enrollment range of 6,000-6,999 students making it a medium-sized institution.

Roskilde University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 300-399 academic employees (Faculty).

Roskilde University's Control Type Control Type

Roskilde University is a public higher education institution.

Roskilde University's Entity Type Entity Type

Roskilde University is a non-profit higher education institution.

Roskilde University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

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Roskilde University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Roskilde University does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


Curious about the most prevalent university facilities and services? Delve into our two guide articles on University Facilities and University Services for more insights.

University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Roskilde University's main facilities:

Roskilde University's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Roskilde University's Library

Roskilde University's Housing University Housing

Not reported

Roskilde University'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 Roskilde University's main services:

Roskilde University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

Not reported

Roskilde University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

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

Roskilde University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

Not reported

Roskilde University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Roskilde University's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

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Accreditation and Recognition


Various countries have diverse types of legal recognition and quality assessment for higher education institutions, depending on their legal and higher education systems... explore our article on university accreditation and recognition for further information.

Roskilde University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Roskilde University is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Uddannelses- og Forskningsministeriet

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Programmatic or Specialized Accreditations

Not available; please use the Feedback/Error report form at the end of this page to submit a list of Roskilde University's official programmatic or specialized accreditations. If you are an official representative of this university you can also claim and update this entire university profile free of charge (UPDATE ALL).

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Affiliations and Memberships


University affiliations and memberships with external organizations can hold significance for various reasons... explore our article on university affiliations and memberships for further insights.

Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Roskilde University's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Divisions


Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and fields of study a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.

Academic Divisions

uniRank shows a diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Roskilde University 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.

Social Media

uniRank publishes brief reviews, rankings and metrics of some Roskilde University's social media channels as a starting point for comparison and an additional selection tool for potential applicants.

Facebook Facebook

Roskilde University's Facebook page Roskilde University's official Facebook page

Twitter Twitter

Roskilde University's Twitter page Roskilde University's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Roskilde University's YouTube channel Roskilde University's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Roskilde University's Instagram page Roskilde University's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Roskilde University's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

Open Education Global Open Education Global

This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education and free online courses. View a list of Open Education Global members by country.

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