Det Ny Emdrupborg Kollegium – University of Copenhagen

Hall of Residence; Det Ny Emdrupborg Kollegium

Det Ny Emdrupborg Kollegium is a hall of residence located in the north-western part of Copenhagen, situated in beautiful green surroundings but close to public transportation and in short biking distance from Nørrebro.

Deciding whether Det Ny Emdrupborg Kollegium is right for you

Det Ny Emdrupborg Kollegium is a good option for the independent student who enjoys social life and enjoys being around other students, while at the same time keeping a low budget.


Emdrupvej 54 A-C
2400 Copenhagen NV

Map of the residence

You can find a map of the residence here.

Type of Accommodation

Det ny Emdrupborg kollegium is a group of three 4-storey buildings with 111 rooms in total. Each floor has a common kitchen with a stove, oven, and a dishwasher. All rooms are equipped with a kitchenette, a small refrigerator, and a bathroom with toilet. Other facilities are: Party room, fitness room, and laundry room.  The UCPH Housing Foundation has reserved 5 double rooms (10 beds in total) in this hall of residence, the rest of the rooms are rented out to Danish students.


All rooms are studio flats of approximately 30 square meters.

Furniture and inventory list

Please find an inventory list for rooms in Det Ny Emdrupborg kollegium here.

Our various housing is not identically furnished; places have different sizes lay-outs and the furniture has been acquired at different points in time.

You are welcome to put in furniture of your own, BUT you are also required to remove it again upon departure - if you do not, the UCPH Housing Foundation will have to remove it on your behalf and forward the bill (easily a few thousand DKK) directly to you.


Each room has a private bathroom, which you share with your roommate.


Each room has a private kitchenette equipped with basic kitchen utensils such as a pot, a pan, cutlery, cups, glasses and plates. The kitchenette has two cooking plates and a small refrigerator.  If any basic utensils are missing, please stop by the UCPH Housing Foundation. We have a small stock of different items and you are welcome to see if we have what you are missing. You share the kitchenette with your roommate.


Laundry facilities are available in the building and laundry is included in the rent.

Internet Connection and TV

An internet connection is available in each room. The internet is provided directly by Det Ny Emdrupborg Kollegium. Please direct any internet related questions to Det Ny Emdrupborg Kollegium. On you can find more information about the internet.

The UCPH Housing Foundation does not provide you with a TV. By Danish law, everyone who has an internet connection must pay media license. This expense is not included in your rent.


There are several public transportation options nearby. Nørre Campus can be reached in 10 minutes by bike or bus, Frederiksberg Campus in 25 minutes by bus or bike. The City Campus can be reached in approximately 15 minutes by train and Søndre Campus within 30 minutes by public transportation or by bike. Please use to see travelling times with public transportation and to plan your trip.


The UCPH Housing Foundation does not provide parking spaces in any of our residences. Parking is available in the surrounding streets. However, parking in Copenhagen is very expensive and the UCPH Housing Foundation does not recommend you bring a car.

Smoking policy in the Residence

Smoking is not allowed in any of the residences offered by the UCPH Housing Foundation. However, there may be other rules applying for your neighbors if they didn’t rent through the UCPH Housing Foundation.


The price range including utilities (on-account) for a shared room is approximately DKK 3000 to 3500 per person per month (though not paid monthly). If you use more than the on-account utilities allocated in your rent, you will receive a bill. If you use less, you will receive a refund. You can see the precise rental amount of an option in the online system.

Applying for housing subsidy

Since the rooms in Det Ny Emdrupborg Kollegium have private kitchenettes, it is possible to apply for housing subsidy if you live in this residence.