Further education

In Esbjerg you will find six institutions for further education offering a total of more than 60 study programmes. More than 20 study programmes are available in English.

Student life is vibrant, and it is possible to find affordable student accommodation. In fact, new centrally located student apartments are under construction to make room for the increasing number of students in Esbjerg. 

You can find the total list of study programmes in Esbjerg here

Further education


  • Aalborg University Esbjerg offers project-oriented teaching and learning in close cooperation with industry and the international scientific community in the region.
  • Business Academy SouthWest is one of country’s largest business academies. They offer everything from 2 year academy profession degrees to top-up bachelor degrees.
  • University of Southern Denmark (SDU) is Denmark's third largest university, and in Esbjerg they offer a number of studies in Social Sciences, Humanities and Health Sciences.
  • The Danish National Academy of Music Southern Denmark is an arts academy with a division in Odense and one in Esbjerg. In Esbjerg you will find bachelor and master study programmes in classical and rhythmic music with an emphasis on jazz music.
  • University College South Denmark offers a wide range of higher education study programmes and courses at all levels with emphasis on Educational Sciences, Health Sciences, Social Sciences and Communication Sciences. 

Studiebyen Esbjerg

Studiebyen Esbjerg is a cooperation that cares for the students in Esbjerg. They boost the study environment and organize a ton of free student events. 

Visit Studiebyen

Huset Esbjerg

Many students in Esbjerg enjoy meeting up at the café in the culture house. You can join several events and concerts. They even have their own art cinema. 

Visit Huset

Study in Denmark

Find information about opportunities for international higher education in Denmark. The website is run by the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science.

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