Modern campus in downtown Randers

Campus Randers is a modern campus with room for both academic immersion and social activities. It is located in downtown Randers, near the bus station, cafes and shopping.

About Campus Randers

  • Programmes in Danish

    Programmes in English

    Key figures 

    • Number of students: 900 
    • Number of international students: 10 
    • Number of employees: 60
  • Campus Randers is open for students 24 hours a day. Our canteen, Café GAIA Papaya, serves a tasty selection of lunch dishes you can also enjoy outdoors on our beautiful roof garden. The library is a centre for knowledge, learning and information. Here you can make use of more than 21,000 knowledge sources or the wireless internet connection. There are also many group workspaces for school-related meetings and discussions. 

    All of our rooms are supplied with the latest technical equipment, including projectors, sound equipment and interactive whiteboards. 

    In the cafe area you can hang out with your fellow students and play foosball if you want. There are also several sofa groups placed around campus where you can relax and have fun with students from many different programmes. 

    The facilities include: 

    • A large auditorium for lectures and presentations 
    • Sunny classrooms 
    • Several group rooms with space for academic immersion 
    • Simulation laboratories with computer-operated patient models for nursing students 
    • Well-equipped workshops for creative subjects and a room for music and drama for social education students 
    • Three large and bright movement rooms equipped with fitness balls and other training equipment for psychomotor students 
    • Student library with more than 21,000 materials and room for group work. 
    • Canteen with healthy, organic food 
    • Café area with foosball 
    • Large roof garden that forms an extension of the canteen, with a good overview of the town 
    • Free wifi 
    • Easy access to a copier and a printer 
    • Student Incubator Randers, if you want to work with innovation and entrepreneurship
    Terrace on the roof of Campus Randers 


  • At Campus Randers we have a tradition of regular events throughout the year in which you are welcome to participate if you want. 

    • Intro party for new students as part of the study start process 
    • Summer party 
    • Graduation parties 
    • Christmas party 

    Various committees also arrange activities on an ongoing basis 

    • Cross-programme events and lectures 
    • Friday bar 
    • Events with a focus on health and exercise, such as Schools On The Run
  • At the VIA Student Incubator, students work with innovation and entrepreneurship. They learn to develop and generate new ideas and projects. 

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


    Coordinator Flemming Arnfred
    T: +45 87 55 35 62

    Read more about VIA Student Incubator


  • Go to our housing page to read more about the specific options in Randers.
  • Campus Randers is located only 400 meters from Randers Bus Station, where there is a direct connection to Tirstrup Airport. 

    From Randers Bus Station you can also catch a bus to the city's train station about 1.6km away, where you can make a connection to larger cities in Denmark such as Aarhus, Aalborg and Copenhagen. 

    Take your bike 

    Another way to get around is with a bike. Biking is very popular in Denmark, and you can easily buy a bicycle inexpensively. In Randers there are special bicycle lanes downtown and along the Guden River. 

    Plan your journey at ”” (also in English and German) 

    Get directions to Campus Randers

  • VIA University College
    Jens Otto Krags Plads 3
    DK– 8900 Randers 

    T: + 45 87 55 00 15 

    Phone hours

    Monday-Thursday 07:30-15:30
    Friday 07:30-14:30 

    Opening hours 

    Monday-Friday 07:30-15:30 

    Students and employees have access to Campus Randers 24 hours a day. 

    Find us on Google Maps

    Contact an international coordinator

    Psychomotor therapist (in Danish):
    International coordinator Helle Brok

    Social education (in Danish):
    International coordinator Gorm Fosdal

    Nursing (in Danish):
    International coordinator Steen Hundborg

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