The University of Copenhagen & The Copenhagen Business School, Denmark

The Fox International Fellowship is pleased to announce a new combined partnership in Denmark’s capital with the University of Copenhagen and the Copenhagen Business School.

Founded in 1479, the University of Copenhagen is the oldest and largest university in Denmark and the second oldest in all of Scandinavia.  The University’s four campuses in Copenhagen house over a hundred different institutes, departments, laboratories and centers, as well as a student body of 37,000 students, including 2,300 international students.  The University’s  places emphasis on integrate teaching and research, placing equal importance on both for faculty and students.  Along with Yale and eight other leading research institutions in the world, the University of Copenhagen is a member of the prestigious International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU).  The University counts 8 Nobel Prize winners among its alumni.

Copenhagen Business School, commonly known as CBS, was established in 1917.  Today, it offers graduate and undergraduate programs to over 20,000 students.  CBS’s campus is located in Frederiksberg, just outside of the center of Copenhagen.  In 2000, the university opened its main campus featuring newly constructed academic buildings, libraries and outdoor spaces for students.  Known for its international focus, CBS is partnered with over 360 business schools and universities worldwide, offering extensive exchange opportunities.  Many professors at CBS are recruited internationally.  The Copenhagen Business School also offers many interdisciplinary academic programs to allow students to combine their graduate or undergraduate business degrees with degrees in languages, psychology, communication, IT, Philosophy, Area Studies, Sociology and Law.