Students at Department of Computer Science

Courses and programmes

At the Department of Computer Science at the University of Copenhagen (DIKU), you become part of an inspiring and challenging study environment with the deepest level of computer science expertise ensured for the future. We offer Europe's highest professional level in computer science education, and our graduates are often specialists at market-leading, global tech companies or top researchers at leading universities around the world.

In addition to the classic Bachelor's and Master's programmes in Computer Science, we also offer multidisciplinary IT programs at both Bachelor's and Master's level. Furthermore, we educate researchers during the PhD programme and offer courses for credit students and guest students, continuing and professional education, summer schools and courses.


In order to ensure a good cohesion among our students and to create an inclusive and diverse study environment, DIKU has implemented several inclusion, diversity and equality initiatives. These include, among other things: Study start and study start courses, mentorship scheme and various student associations, all of which contribute to strengthening the community and well-being at DIKU.

You can read more about DIKU's community-based initiatives for students under the individual study programmes at


Bachelor's programmes 

All bachelor's programmes are taught in Danish.