The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts - The School of Design is located at Holmen in the centre of Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark. We moved here in 2011 and offer a completely new setting for our education. In the centre of a unique, creative and vibrant study environment.
With a beautiful location next to The Copenhagen Harbour, The Opera House and the beautiful surroundings at Holmen. The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts - The School of Design provides students and staff with optimal learning and working conditions. Students have access to a wide range of social activities, associations and exhibitions which creates a vibrant and international study environment on campus.
The BA-programme is taught in Danish. We accept up to 105 students into the BA-programme annually. You can find information on how to apply to the BA-programme on www.dkds.dk/Uddannelsen/Optagelse
The MA-programme is taught in Danish and English. Students who have completed the BA-programme at The School of Design can continue to the two-year MA-programme without reapplying. We accept up to 20 students with a BA in design from other educational institutions into the MA-programme every year. See how to apply on www.dkds.dk/Uddannelsen/AdmissionAdvancedprogramme
Film: Design and projects - to improving life
From the very first years the design students learn how to combine design theory, methods and techniques in specific design assignments. Read about the modular design programme at The School of Design.
100 new students learn how to use design innovation to design solutions for waste management: