CBS is an international school, focused on developing strong links between contemporary research and the active business community. The atmosphere is intellectual, but always in a way that keeps business realities firmly in focus. Copenhagen Business School has around 15,000 students and an annual intake of around 1,000 exchange students. With this number of students as well as around 400 full-time researchers and around 500 administrative employees, CBS is one of the 3 largest business schools in Northern Europe.
Copenhagen Business School (also refered to as CBS) As a private educational institution, and it was established in 1917 by the Danish Society for the Advancement of Business Education (now known as FUHU). In 1965 the business school gradually integrated into the Danish education system as an institution of higher education. Today CBS is regulated by the Danish Universities Act of 2003.
CBS aims to:
- contribute to the creation of value in society and in enterprises.
- train Master’s graduates who are competitive in an international labour market.
- develop research-based knowledge in co-operation with the business community.
Strategically, CBS primarily focuses on three focal areas:
- Partnership with the business community.
- The Learning University.
CBS’s most senior executive is the Rector who is appointed by a Governing Board composed of a majority of external members.
Copenhagen Business School
Solbjerg Plads 3
Tel: (+45) 3815 3815