The environment at campus Horsens supports intercultural understanding

Campus Horsens has a diverse and international study environment. The focus is on hands-on educational programmes.

About Campus Horsens

  • Campus Horsens has its own unique international pulse. The focus here is on delivering an education that qualifies you to work in a variety of disciplines, languages, and cultures. 

    You’ll learn how to make use of diversity to achieve a common goal. This is a useful skill to have when you go out into a global workplace. 

    Mentoring programme

    Some study programmes offers new students to become a part of the mentoring programme that matches new students with experienced student mentors. Learn more about the mentoring programme.

    Student psychologist 

    If something is bothering you that makes it difficult for you to feel comfortable in your daily life or concentrate on your studies, you can always book an appointment with our student psychologist Mette B. Madsen. 

    Advisory services are free for students and all contacts with the student psychologist are handled with the greatest discretion. 

    Student priest 

    The student priest and psychotherapist Anette Foged Schultz is also available for one-on-one sessions with students at Campus Horsens. 

    You are welcome to talk to Anette regardless of your religion, or if you are not religious at all. 

    The student priest is required to maintain complete confidentiality. All appointments are free. 

    Career Service Centre

    The primary task of Career Service Centre is to establish and strengthen cooperation VIA students and businesses in a wide range of industries.

    Read more about Career Service Centre.

    Library 

    The library at Campus Horsens contains books and other materials focused on: mathematics, physics, general technology, building and landscape technology, machine technology, agricultural technology, environmental protection technology, EDB/IT, languages, management and economics, business, social education and nursing. 

    You’ll also have the opportunity to read a wide selection of newspapers, trade magazines and journals. 

    The library offers courses on searching literature and information. 

    Canteen 

    In the canteen at Campus Horsens you can find a wide selection of warm and cold dishes, salads, meat and cheeses, homemade bread, as well as cakes and desserts. 

    With its fresh ingredients and reasonable prices, Campus Horsens is a popular place for get-togethers. 

    Bookstore 

    The bookstore at Campus Horsens can provide everything needed for student life. 

    You can buy textbooks, books about your field of study and dictionaries, along with stationary and office supplies. 

    The store also sells headsets, USB drives, computer bags and other IT equipment as part of its standard range. You can also buy logo items and wine in the store. 

    E: horsens.bogladen@via.dk 

    IT Support 

    At Campus Horsens, wireless access to the Internet is free of charge. 

    During the introduction week, you will be introduced to the Campus Horsens IT services and get an account so that you can use the Internet, print and get access to our Intranet. Our Intranet is the link between lecturers, the administrative staff and the students, and an important source of information.

     Student life Campus Horsens

  • There are tons of social activities on Campus Horsens, and the campus is lively 24/7. 

    The Student Council 

    The Campus Horsens Student Council sponsors a large variety of events. You can enjoy everything from salsa dance classes to Counter-Strike tournaments to Photoshop instruction to film evenings – and much more. 

    The Student Council also helps arrange parties for students – and they are good parties! 

    Sports hall 

    Campus Horsens offers a sports hall that is covers roughly a square kilometre. The sports hall is used as part of course work for the social education course, as well as some other courses. 

    Students can also book the sports hall for free time activities like football, fitness, CrossFit, Mixed Martial Arts, etc. 

  • At the VIA Student Incubator, students work with innovation and entrepreneurship. They learn to develop and generate new ideas and projects. 

    This might be the student's own ideas, or external projects being carried out in co-operation with local institutions and companies, municipalities or regions. 

    Professional events 

    VIA Student Incubator holds a number of professional events and workshops focused on teaching students about entrepreneurship and networking. 

    Office space 

    As a student entrepreneur, you can apply for office space at “VBI Innovation Park”, that is a part of VIA Campus Horsens. 

    Contact 

    VIA Student Incubator
    Susan Hedelin Dalum 
    T: +45 87 55 40 27
    E: suhd@via.dk

    Sarah-Isabel Lykke Cobos 
    T: +45 87 55 40 29
    E: silc@via.dk

    Read more about VIA Student Incubator 

  • The student counsellor can help you with questions about various VIA study programmes within technology and business, admission requirements, selection criteria and admission procedures. 

    Contact our student counsellors’ office on weekdays 08:00-14:00 at: stud.info@via.dk or text/call +45 87 55 43 20.

  • Go to our housing page to read more about the specific options in Horsens.
  • Campus Horsens is located about four kilometres north of the main train station in Horsens. 

    Bike to the campus 

    You can also bike to the campus. Biking is very popular in Denmark, and you can purchase a bike cheaply or rent one if you like. APERO is a non-profit, volunteer-run organisation established that rents bikes to students at VIA at affordable prices. Find APERO at Facebook.  

    There is a bike lane all the way from downtown Horsens to Campus Horsens, which is about three kilometres. 

    Horsens is generally very bike-friendly, with bike lanes all the way to both the forest and the beach. 

    If you plan to study in Horsens/Denmark and want to bring your own car, please note the rules and regulations.

    You can use the online journey planner rejseplanen.dk to plan your trip.

  • VIA University College
    Campus Horsens
    Chr. M. Østergaards Vej 4
    DK - 8700 Horsens 

    T: +45 87 55 00 20
    E: horsens@via.dk 

    Phone hours

    Monday to Thursday kl. 07.30-15.30
    Friday kl. 07.30-14.30.

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