List of 27 best universities in Denmark

We ranked 27 best universities in Denmark based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 15.1M citations received by 417K publications made by 27 universities in Denmark, measured the popularity of 1,050 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Denmark
#10 in Europe
#71 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1479
#2 in Denmark
#38 in Europe
#143 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1928
#3 in Denmark
#85 in Europe
#235 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1829
#4 in Denmark
#148 in Europe
#377 in the World
Enrollment
20,353
Founded
1974
#5 in Denmark
#163 in Europe
#405 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966
#6 in Denmark
#307 in Europe
#779 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1917
#7 in Denmark
#389 in Europe
#1068 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1972
#8 in Denmark
#573 in Europe
#1727 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1999
#10 in Denmark
#1248 in Europe
#4604 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1965
#11 in Denmark
#1309 in Europe
#4863 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1754
#12 in Denmark
#1416 in Europe
#5285 in the World
Founded
2009
#14 in Denmark
#1520 in Europe
#5736 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
375
Founded
1927
#16 in Denmark
#1544 in Europe
#5826 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Founded
2010
#17 in Denmark
#1587 in Europe
#6004 in the World
Enrollment
650
Founded
1987
#18 in Denmark
#1757 in Europe
#6628 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
375
Founded
1867
#19 in Denmark
#2090 in Europe
#8106 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2008
#20 in Denmark
#2198 in Europe
#8618 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
2009
#22 in Denmark
#2306 in Europe
#9239 in the World
Founded
2008
#23 in Denmark
#2342 in Europe
#9472 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
4,630
Founded
1992
#24 in Denmark
#2373 in Europe
#9686 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2009
#25 in Denmark
#2403 in Europe
#9856 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2009
#26 in Denmark
#2438 in Europe
#10103 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
125
Founded
2010
#27 in Denmark
#2549 in Europe
#10743 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2009

The best cities to study in Denmark based on the number of universities and their ranks are Copenhagen, Aarhus, Kongens Lyngby, and Aalborg.

Average cost of living for students in Denmark is $874 + $135-964 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).