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Copenhagen School of Design and Technology (KEA)

3.7 out of 5 (13 ratings / 11 reviews) Copenhagen, Denmark
Copenhagen School of Design and Technology (KEA) offers practice-oriented, higher education developed in close cooperation with the business community and educational institutions in Denmark and abroad.



In 2007, the legislative proposal to establish the academies of professional higher education was presented. In 2008, it was adopted by the Danish Parliament, the Folketing. And already in 2009, the doors opened for the first students. 


At KEA you can choose between 11 international higher education programmes. Our programmes combine theory and practice and bring you close to the business community.

  • Profession Degree Programmes
  • Top-Up Degree Programmes
  • Bachelor Degree Programmes


Research and innovation is a major driver in KEA’s knowledge cycle. Both in the development of our study programmes in cooperation with business, and in our teaching.

  • Material Design Lab
  • Wearables Lab
  • Sewing Lab
  • Tech Lounge 


KEA Study and Career Guidance provide voluntary and confidential counselling about your student life and your career. We offer guidance by e-mail, phone and face-to-face conversation.

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Housing services

KEA offers accommodation via KEA Housing for international exchange students who are studying at KEA. Any rooms that become available are offered to international full-time students on the waiting list.

International exchange students will automatically be offered accommodation by KEA Housing one to three months before the semester starts. 

Library services

KEA Library is a popular gathering point at KEA. Here you’ll find stylish surroundings, a lounge atmosphere, workplaces, quiet rooms and inspiring exhibitions.

All students at KEA can borrow books from the library and get advice and guidance from the library staff.

Student Life

Campus life

  • Guldbergsgade campus
  • Prinsesse Charlottes Gade 36
  • Lygten 16, 37

Student Reviews

Unprofessional life to professional life
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

It was my good experience i have learned programming skill as well as i have added professionalism in my life

Basically ready for the Real World!
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

KEA is a great place for studying Design & Business, with very helpful tutors & a creative student environment in the heart of Copenhagen, one of the most design-forward cities in the world. A mix of group and individual projects creates a dynamic study experience - however passion, focus and determination to work hard is definitely what makes you get the most out of the...

Study what you love
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

It’s a nice program to study If you are interested in architecture


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