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University of Southern Denmark

University of Southern Denmark has more than 20,000 students and more than 3,200 employees. The university offers teaching and research at 6 campuses situated on Funen, in the south of Jutland, west of Zealand and in the capital city – in Odense, Kolding, Esbjerg, Sønderborg, Slagelse and Copenhagen.

University of Southern Denmark has created an institution of higher research and education which provides first-class educational opportunities and is cooperation partner for both public and private businesses and organisations for providing qualified labour.


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Campus Life

Modern facilities in the form of reading rooms, laboratories, indoor swimming pool, computer room, lecture theatres, Friday bars, cafés, libraries, meeting places and cosy corners help to make your life at university a happy experience. But campus life is more than facilities, and you will find yourself embarking on a life where a whole new world of knowledge and pursuit of knowledge opens up before you.
We have five university cities, each with its own special character, but with one thing in common: practically all courses are held in one place.

Thousands of students with different interests, from a variety of courses and places, gathering between the pathways, canteens and teaching rooms.

All of them want to educate themselves for the future, and they will do it at the University of Southern Denmark. Read more about campus life in the five university cities:

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How to apply

Admission Requirements

  • You must meet the entry requirements for the courses or degree you wish to take
  • Enclose all required documents.  

To follow courses at master level, you must have completed what compares to 180 ECTS credits within relevant field. Please visit the desired course or study programme to see the specific entry requirements.

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University of Southern Denmark (SDU) - Impressions of your Masters study

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Overview of Masters programmes - University of Southern Denmark (SDU)

comprehensive profile   Accounting and Finance
comprehensive profile   American studies
comprehensive profile   Applied Mathematics
comprehensive profile   Biochemistry and molecular biology
comprehensive profile   Biology
comprehensive profile   Brand Management and Marketing Communication
comprehensive profile   Business, language and culture
comprehensive profile   Business, language and culture (negot)
comprehensive profile   Chemistry
comprehensive profile   Comparative Public Policy and Welfare Studies
comprehensive profile   Computational biomedicine
comprehensive profile   Computer science
comprehensive profile   Cultural Sociology
comprehensive profile   Economics 
comprehensive profile   Economics and Business Administration
comprehensive profile   Engineering - Chemistry
comprehensive profile   Engineering - Electronics
comprehensive profile   Engineering - Environmental Engineering
comprehensive profile   Engineering - Innovation and Business
comprehensive profile   Engineering - Mechatronics
comprehensive profile   Engineering - Operations Management
comprehensive profile   Engineering - Physics and Technology
comprehensive profile   Engineering - Product Development and Innovation
comprehensive profile   Engineering - Robot Systems
comprehensive profile   Engineering - Software Engineering
comprehensive profile   English Studies
comprehensive profile   Environmental and Resource Management
comprehensive profile   European Master in Tourism Management (EMTM)
comprehensive profile   Finance
comprehensive profile   Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management
comprehensive profile   Global Marketing and Consumer Culture
comprehensive profile   Human Resource Management
comprehensive profile   Innovation and Business Development
comprehensive profile   International Business and Management
comprehensive profile   International Business and Marketing
comprehensive profile   International Security and Law
comprehensive profile   International Tourism and Leisure Management
comprehensive profile   IT Product Design
comprehensive profile   Management Accounting
comprehensive profile   Market Anthropology
comprehensive profile   Marketing, Social Media, and Digitalization
comprehensive profile   Mathematics
comprehensive profile   Medical chemistry
comprehensive profile   Middle East Studies
comprehensive profile   Physics
comprehensive profile   Public Health
comprehensive profile   Sports and Event Management
comprehensive profile   Strategy and Organization
comprehensive profile   Web Communication Design

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Why choose us

Having developed international programmes for almost twenty years, the University enjoys a vibrant, multicultural environment and a worldwide network of businesses, institutions and researchers. Teaching staff have extensive research expertise, ensuring students receive an education of the highest quality.


With international degree programmes across five faculties, the University of Southern Denmark offers many study possibilities. Bachelor programmes involve three years of undergraduate study, while master programme involve two years of graduate study. If you want to study abroad only as part of your degree, you can be an exchange or guest student for a semester or an academic year. Exchange and guest students can choose courses from all international degree programmes and additional English-taught courses.   

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Entwickle dein Talent für das dänische Business!

Werde ein International Brainstormer und bereite deine Karriere in Dänemark vor – ohne jede Gebühr!

Internationale Studierende der University of Southern Denmark haben nun die einmalige Möglichkeit, einen Studienabschluss zu erwerben, die dänische Sprache, Kultur und Gesellschaft kennenzulernen, in einer dänischen Firma eine spannende Projektarbeit zu absolvieren und so eine erfolgreiche Laufbahn in Dänemark vorzubereiten. Das Programm ist kostenfrei. Das Projekt International Brainstormers wurde von der University of Southern Denmark, der Region Süddänemark und der Europäischen Union ins Leben gerufen, um hervorragend ausgebildete Fachkräfte für den dänischen Arbeitsmarkt zu gewinnen. Studierende einer bestimmten Auswahl von Studiengängen können sich für das Programm bewerben.

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University of Southern Denmark (SDU)

Campusvej 55
DK-5230 Odense
T   +45 6550 1000

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University of Southern Denmark

Campusvej 55
DK-5230 Odense
T +45 6550 1000
Further locations:

Syddansk Universitet

Øster Farimagsgade 5A, 2
1399 Copenhagen
T +45 3920 7777

Syddansk Universitet (Flensburg)

Kanzleistrasse 91-93
24943 Flensburg
T +49 461 8050

Syddansk Universitet (Slagelse)

Willemoesvej 2B
DK-4200 Slagelse
T +45 6550 9125

University of Southern Denmark (Esbjerg)

Niels Bohrs Vej 9-10
DK-6700 Esbjerg
T +45 6550 1517

University of Southern Denmark (Kolding)

Engstien 1
DK-6000 Kolding
T +45 6550 1316

University of Southern Denmark (Sonderborg)

Alsion 2
DK-6400 Sonderborg
T +45 6550 1171

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