Take advantage of a rich academic life

Get access to everything from high-school programmes and vocational programmes to the DTU Diploma and other universities.

We bring companies and educational institutions together and improve your opportunities for innovation.

In Ballerup, it is easy to access the specialised knowledge of today – and to recruit the life science talent of tomorrow.

Ballerup and Greater Copenhagen
grant access to research and innovation with:


internationally recognised universities


university hospitals


students at the Danish Technical University Campus Ballerup

Open the doors to research and innovation facilities

Ballerup and Greater Copenhagen provide access to the best research and innovation facilities including:

  • European Spallation Source ERIC Council
    Multidisciplinary research facility based on the world’s most powerful neutron source to create scientific breakthroughs
  • The MAX IV
    Laboratory providing scientists with the best X-rays for research purposes
  • DeIC National LifeScience Supercomputer (Computerome)
    A supercomputer for all Life Science research groups equipped with 16,048 CPU cores and 92 terabyte memory. A collaboration between Danish e-Infrastructure Cooperation, The Danish Technical University (DTU) and Copenhagen University