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DTU inaugurates new campus in Hirtshals

Hirtshals is one of Denmark's most important fishing towns with a rapidly growing business within fisheries and aquaculture. Now, the city can also claim the title of university city since DTU inaugurated a new campus in collaboration with the North Sea Science Park on Friday, 22 September.

The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Higher Education and Science, Hanne Meldgaard, together with the Director of Institute at DTU Aqua, Fritz W. Köster, cut the fishing line to the new campus area. Photo: Louise Dybbro.
  • Year of construction: 2023
  • Area in total: 1475 kvm
  • Includes: two auditoriums, teaching facilities, chemistry lab, test and equipment facilities, climate room and more


Friedrich Wilhelm Köster

Friedrich Wilhelm Köster Director of institute, Professor National Institute of Aquatic Resources Phone: +45 35883000

Peter Vilhelm Skov

Peter Vilhelm Skov Associate Professor National Institute of Aquatic Resources Phone: +45 35883263