Education in Horsens

Overview of the opportunities for education in Horsens and nearby.


    In Horsens, we consider education very important and we are proud to be home to many students. Horsens is a city of education with many international students enrolled across different educational institutions.

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    Educational institutions in Horsens 

    VIA University College is the largest educational institution in Horsens with 4,000 students. VIA has a diverse and international study environment in Horsens. VIA offers a wide range of educational programmes within health, social education, technology, design, business and animation and is the largest university college in Denmark.

    Campus Horsens at VIA University College


    Social- og Sundhedsskolen (in Danish) - The Basic Health Care College of Fredericia-Vejle-Horsens emphasises internationalisation in their programmes and use this focus to educate our students to engage in a globalised world. About 2,000 students are enrolled in the college.


    Dania Erhvervsakademi - Dania Academy is a university of applied sciences and the programmes they offer focus on applied degrees within technology, IT, business and health. 5 of their 21 programmes are taught in English.

    Other educational institutions near Horsens

    Aarhus University - the second-largest university in Denmark with 40,000 students.
    University of Southern Denmark - 5 campuses in 5 southern Danish cities. SDU has 32,000 students.


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