Why Choose DTU
DTU is one of Denmark’s foremost research universities. As such we educate, make innovative discoveries, generate entrepreneurial ideas for improving people’s lives and protect the environment. The University serves as an engine of economic growth and social prosperity and is particularly well-known for its success in the transfer of technology from the laboratory to the marketplace.
An international university
DTU is committed to the international exchange of knowledge and works closely with international companies and universities.
You will meet countless international students and staff at DTU. In 2021, we welcomed 431 international exchange students (despite the COVID pandemic which limited the opportunities for going on exchange), more than half of our PhD students are recruited from abroad, and more than one third of our scientific staff are highly qualified researchers of international backgrounds.
Learning to think creatively, analytically, and globally and taught by professor and lecturers at the forefront of their field DTU offers you the opportunity to become a leader in your chosen profession.
Learn more about how the special Scandinavian way pervades life at DTU