Canteen in Building 342. Photo: Ehrhorn & Hummerston

The canteen in 342.

Studying hard in the library... Photo: Thorkild Amdi Christensen

Studying hard in the library...

Socializing in the library... Photo: Thorkild Amdi Christensen

Socializing in the library...

Student canteen in Building 101. Photo: DTU

Student canteen in building 101

Street food stall on Lyngby Campus. Photo: Joachim Rode

Street Food on Campus.

Students outside the canteen in Building 342. Photo: Vibeke Hempler

Students outside 342...

Art and foosball go hand in hand. Photo: Stamers Kontor

Art and foosball

Facilities on campus

DTU Lyngby Campus has several student canteens, a library, a bookstore, and unique student facilities such as DTU Skylab. As a student you also have access to Portalen and CampusNet, which will be an indispensable part of your studies.  

DTU Library

Photo: Thorkild Amdi Christensen.

DTU Library in building 101 is a traditional university library as well as a digital library and the Technical Information Centre of Denmark.

The digital library, DTU Findit, gives you access to millions of scientific articles and online e-books. In addition to the more classical library services, including textbook and reference collection, the library also offers excellent study and group facilities as well as a large databar, lounge areas etc. 

DTU Library opening hours.
Read more on DTU Library


The main cafteria in building 101 on Lyngby Campus

Canteens in building 101

In the main student canteen in building 101 you can get a hot meal, sandwiches, salads etc. Open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Café is located next to the main canteen and serves breakfast, lunch and diner. Open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The Faculty Club is on the 2nd floor in building 101 and is open from 9.30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The cafeteria in building 342

Additional canteens and cafés on DTU Lyngby Campus

DTU Lyngby Campus is so large that you might be a long way away from building 101. Additional canteens are therefore scattered throughout campus.

  • The canteen in building 358 is open from 7.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m.
  • The canteen in building 342 is open from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. and again from 11.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m.
  • The canteen in building 220 serves breakfast and lunch.
  • The Coffee Room in building 101 and the PF-Café in building 306 are both run by the Polytechnical Association (PF) and serve sandwiches, salads, and breakfast. The Coffee Room is open from 7.30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and the PF-Café from 7.30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Street food stalls on campus. Please click here to download map.

Polyteknisk Boghandel

Polyteknisk bookshop in building 101

In Polyteknisk Boghandel you can buy all the textbooks you need as well as office supplies, literature, etd.

You get a 10 per cent student discount on all purchases. The bookstore is open from Monday through Friday from 8.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.

DTU Skylab in building 373

Photo: T. Kaare Smith

With a ‘floating’ meeting room, workshops, and state-of-the-art IT facilities, DTU has transformed a former research building on Lyngby Campus into a key facility for start-up businesses and innovative entrepreneurs. Learn more about this unique facility.

DTU Inside

DTU's intranet is your virtual gate to the University.

When you are accepted by DTU you will first receive an email and then a letter confirming that you are accepted as a student at the University. You will also receive a DTU-login and a password for your personal site on DTU Inside. This provides you with a webmail and access to relevant information from the International Office, the professors, participation lists, info about exams, courses and much more.

All communication with accepted students take place via DTU Inside and it is therefore important that you check your mail and messages regularly.

Cash point machine

Danske Bank has a cash machine in building 101A across from the reception.


DøgnNetto is located in the fourth quadrant on Kollegiebakken 7. DøgnNetto is open every day from 8 a.m. to midnight.