Welcome to University College Absalon

With eleven different professional bachelor degree programs, University College Absalon is the cornerstone for education in our region of Zealand.

We are the first University College in Denmark to achieve an institutional accreditation, a much-coveted distinction and the highest official recognition for quality assurance of higher education institutions in Denmark.

Our programs work in close collaboration with the professions that our students are training to become part of. This ensures high-quality traineeship opportunities as well as a constant development of our programs to provide graduates with the needed skills to join and navigate in an ever-changing job market. It is a priority for us to educate students with professional qualifications and social competences that can ensure high standards in the public as well as the private sector.

Our bachelor degree programs cover:

  • Biomedical Laboratory Science
  • Biotechnology
  • Leisure Management
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition and Health
  • Physiotherapy
  • Public Administration
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Social Education
  • Social Work
  • Teaching - Primary and Lower Secondary 

These bachelor programs are all taught in Danish, except for Engineering in Biotechnology and the International Honors Degree in Teaching.

University College Absalon is partner and/or lead partner in a number of international projects.

We are recruiting an increasing number of international students in all our fields of study - and very pleased and proud to do so. The majority comes to study our renowned international modules for one semester (30 ECTS), or they come for the practical / clinical practice.

Please find our European Policy Statement 

Please find our Erasmus Charter 2014 – 2020



The Professional Bachelor’s Programs consist of theoretical as well as practical education and normally covers 3 ½ - 4 years (210-240 ECTS). The practical education takes place as work-experience placements at a workplace and covers approximately 3-6 months in total. A professional bachelor’s program is often associated with certain industries, and work-experience placements are a natural part of this program. Professionel Bachelor’s Programs are found within many different industries, public as well as private.

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