Computer Science

With the ever-increasing speed of technological advancement in computer science, it is crucial to stay ahead of the curve. Denmark invests heavily in this area with specialized educations and public funds for tech startups, making it a unique place to study computer science.

Program Highlights

  • Apply your new knowledge in projects that you design, develop, and test individually or cocreate with a teammate
  • Learn from people working in the industry who can teach real experiences on top of the theoretical basis
  • Engage with the Danish computer science community, meet with European peers and experts, and participate in game jams and hackathons
  • Gain inspiration and build a professional network in the industry by visiting start-ups and established firms on course-integrated Study Tours

Is This Program For You?

It’s a good fit if you study:

  • Computer Science
  • Information Science
  • Mathematics

We participated in a game jam in partnership with Danish students, where we created games and presented on the final day. Three days of intense focus, problem-solving, critical-thinking, and top-notch collaboration.”

-James, Denison College

Why Study Computer Science in Denmark?

  • Denmark has fostered a number of famous computer scientists, such as the inventor of the C++ programming language and the author of the V8 JavaScript engine used in Google Chrome
  • There is a range of innovative game companies, in addition to the enthusiastic independent game developers eager to make the next big hit
  • Denmark is home to the largest game jam in the world, the Nordic Game Jam
  • There is a strong tradition for entrepreneurship using IT, where many successful and internationally used applications have been created, such as Skype, Endomondo, and Podio

Core Courses