The Danish educational system is designed to promote creativity, innovation, analytical and critical thinking. As a student in Denmark, you will be met by an up-to-date learning environment where you can learn from industry experts and undertake internships in internationally recognised organisations.

Furthermore, global partnerships between higher education institutions, businesses, science parks and public research institutes ensure that study and research in Denmark reflect the latest knowledge and meet the needs of a global labor market.


  • Multi-cultural society.
  • Free from racial discrimination
  • English is the common language used
  • Religious freedom
  • Immigrants from Europe and recently from Asia constitute the bulk of the population
  • Friendly People


The population of Denmark, as estimated in January 2017, is 5,748,769. The World Happiness Report frequently ranks Denmark’s population as the happiest in the world. This has been attributed to the country’s highly regarded education and income inequality.


Denmark has a temperate climate, characterised by mild winters, with mean temperatures in January of 1.5 °C (34.7 °F), and cool summers, with a mean temperature in August of 17.2 °C (63.0 °F). The most extreme temperatures recorded in Denmark, since 1874 when recordings began, was 36.4 °C (97.5 °F) in 1975 and −31.2 °C (−24.2 °F) in 1982.


  • Copenhagen is one of the most highly urbanized cities in the world
  • Sophisticated cities such as Copenhagen, Aarhus, Aalborg, Odense, etc.
  • Connected by air with other big cities throughout Europe.


Denmark has long stretches of sandy beaches, attracting many tourists in the summer, with Germany accounting for most foreign visitors. Swedish and Norwegian tourists often come to visit the relatively lively city of Copenhagen, while many young Scandinavians come for Denmark’s comparably cheap and readily accessible beer, wines and spirits.


Sports are popular in Denmark, and its citizens participate in and watch a wide variety. The national sport is football, with over 320,000 players in more than 1600 clubs. There is much focus on handball, too. In recent years, Denmark has made a mark as a strong cycling nation.

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