VIA University College

Risskov, Denmark
As Denmark's largest university of applied sciences, we are an internationally oriented institution of higher education and help develop the future of public and private professions.



VIA University College was established in 2008 as a result of a number of mergers of institutions of higher education.


At VIA, we offer a wide range of educational programmes within health, social education, technology, design, business and animation. As Denmark's largest university of applied sciences, we strive to be a leading educational institution in Denmark and internationally.


Research area:

  • Health and healthcare
  • Engineering, energy and environment
  • Pedagogy, teaching and learning
  • Social studies and management

Short Courses

Arts, Design & Architecture (2)
Education & Training (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Medicine & Health (1)


Student services

Our consultancy services include export of knowhow and tailormade courses.
We offer knowledge about early childhood development, primary- and secondary school education, health- and elder care and energy resilience - among other things.
By sharing our knowledge internationally, we help develop the public and private professions - in Denmark and around the world.

Library services

The VIA Library vision is:To offer and develop the libraries as an integrated central element of the professional bachelor programmes’ unified physical and virtual learning environment, where teachers, students and librarians work together to discover, select, develop, utilise and facilitate new knowledge with the purpose of strengthening both the programmes’ and the professions’ knowledge base.

ICT services

Studynet is the central place for all the information you may need when studying at VIA. Every programme has a portal front page and a class website where students may share information. In addition, you can also find information on VIA and on VIA's different campuses. Information on the IT services provided by VIA IT can also be found at Studynet.

Student Life

Campus life

All of VIA’s campuses are newly built or newly renovated and offer modern facilities for our students.


VIA University College is a publicly recognised and state-financed higher educational institution regulated by the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science.

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