DIS is located in the very center of Copenhagen. Within walking distance you’ll find the main universities and research libraries of the country; parliament, government offices, European Union agencies, and Denmark’s Central Bank; superb art collections and national museums; the national research hospital; the Royal Theater; the national media; and Danish and international company headquarters. As a DIS student, you have privileged access to these resources for a strong hands-on complement to the classroom learning.
DIS is a specialized Danish institution offering study abroad programs in English for primarily American university students in their third or fourth year of study, with credit transfer to their home school. Altogether, some 160 American and other universities and colleges constitute the DIS network of partner schools.
DIS has been around since 1959. Among alumni and partners, DIS has a reputation of being intense, demanding and rewarding, and of providing a challenging educational environment in a full-service framework.
Relevant Academic Disciplines
Anthropology, Architecture, Art History, Biology, Business, Child and Family Studies, Communication Studies, Community Development, Community Health, Culture, Design, Economics, Environmental Sciences, European Studies, Globalization, Health Studies, History, International Studies, Law, Media, Political Science, Psychology, Service Learning, Sociology, Sustainability, Urban Studies and Planning
Overall GPA 3.0
Language Skill: None