Facts and Figures

KADK facts and figures: KADK in totals:

Applicants (bachelor programmes, 2013): 2989
Admitted (bachelor programmes, 2013): 387
Bachelor students: 990
Master students: 870
Graduates (Bachelor, 2012): 278
Graduates (Master, 2012): 258
PhD Students: 59
Foreign students: 488
Staff: 380

Funding: 277 mio. dkr.


Did you know that?

... graduates from the School of Conservation achieved average graduation marks of 10.3 in 2013.
... fashion designer Anne Sofie Madsen, who has worked for Dior, among others, graduated from the School of Design in 2009.
... In 2013, the School of Architecture was elected the second best school of architecture in Europe by Graduate-Architecture.com – only surpassed by the Architectural Association in London.
... Arne Jacobsen studied at the School of Architecture, Hans Wegner studied at the School of Design, and Børge Mogensen attended both schools.
... it was conservators who saved the Jelling runic stones in 2011 after a graffiti attack.
... In 2010, the School of Design was included on the worldfamous lifestyle magazine Monocle's top 5 list of future schools of design.
... In 2013, KADK had 2,989 applicants for 387 places in the undergraduate programmes in architecture, design and conservation.
... In 2013, 59 students at KADK were working on a PhD degree.
... Many of KADK's teachers come directly from the business community and practice. For instance, the School of Architecture has approx. 120 and the School of Design approx. 80 parttime teachers each term who teach for a short or longer period of time in addition to their work in practice and in the business community.