Research centres at the UCPH

The university has more than 120 research centres. that typically focus research within specific subject areas. Many of these entities are funded by or run in collaboration with other research institutions, public authorities or private companies and foundations.

Centres Faculty

Carsten Niebuhr Centre for Multicultural Heritage

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for Advanced Migration Studies (AMIS)

Faculty of Humanities
Centre for Studies in Danish as a Second and Foreign Language Faculty of Humanities

Arnamagnæan Institute

Faculty of Humanities

Copenhagen Centre for Health Research in the Humanities (CoRe)

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for Dialectology and Language Change

Faculty of Humanities

Centre of Global South Asian Studies

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for Gender, Sexuality & Difference - (Danish site)

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for Reading Research (Danish only)

Faculty of Humanities

Center for Information and Bubble Studies (CIBS)

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for Interaction Research and Communication Design

Faculty of Humanities

Intersubjectivity in Medical Communication (INMEDIC)

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for Internationalisation and Parallel Language Use (CIP)

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for Latin American Studies

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for Modern European Studies (CEMES)

Faculty of Humanities

Roots of Europe - Language, Culture, and Migrations

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for Language Technology

Faculty of Humanities

Center for Subjectivity Research

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for Textile Research

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for the Many Roads in Modernity

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for the Study of Nationalism

Faculty of Humanities

The Centre for the Study of Early Agricultural Societies (CSEAS)

Faculty of Humanities

Centre for Advanced Studies in Biomedical Innovation Law (CeBIL)

Faculty of Law

Centre for European and Comparative Legal Studies (CECS)

Faculty of Law

Centre for Private Governance (CEPRI)

Faculty of Law

Centre for Information and Innovation Law (CIIR)

Faculty of Law

Centre for International Law and Governance (CILG)

Faculty of Law

Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies of Law (CIS)

Faculty of Law

Centre for Market and Economic Law (CME)

Faculty of Law

Centre for Public Regulation and Administration (CORA)

Faculty of Law

Center for International Courts (iCourts)

Faculty of Law

Centre for Legal Studies in Welfare and Market (WELMA)

Faculty of Law

Center for Advanced Bioimaging

Faculty of Science

Basic Algorithm Research Copenhagen - BARC

Faculty of Science

Center for Bioenergy Recycling – ASHBACK

Faculty of Science

Center for Dynamic Molecular Interactions (DynaMO)

Faculty of Science

Copenhagen Centre for Teamsport and Health

Faculty of Science

Center for Hybrid Quantum Networks - Hy-Q

Faculty of Science

Dark Cosmology Centre

Faculty of Science

Center for Geometrically Engineered Cellular Systems

Faculty of Science

Center for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Center for Particle Physics (DISCOVERY)

Faculty of Science

Center for Permafrost (CENPERM)

Faculty of Science

Villum Research Centre for Plant Plasticity

Faculty of Science

Center for Quantum Devices (QDev)

Faculty of Science

Centre for Star and Planet Formation (STARPLAN)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

The Centre for Symmetry and Deformation (SYM)

Faculty of Science

Centre for Synthetic Biology

Faculty of Science

Copenhagen Plant Science Center (CPSC)

Faculty of Science

The Cosmic Dawn Center (DAWN)

Faculty of Science

Villum Centre of Excellence for the Mathematics of Quantum Theory (QMATH) 

Faculty of Science

Centre for Advanced Security Theory (CAST)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Anthropological, Political and Social Theory (CAPS)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Anxiety (in Danish)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Applied Microeconometrics (CAM)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Computational Economics (CCE)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Economic Behavior and Inequality (CEBI)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for European Politics (CEP)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Experimental Economics (CEE)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Global Criminology (CGC)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Health Economics and Policy (CHEP)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Humanistic Psychology (in Danish)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Integrative Cognitive Neuroscience

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Military Studies (CMS)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Neuropsychological Attention Studies (CNAS)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Person, Practice, Development and Culture

Faculty of Social Sciences

Center for Phenomelogical Psychology and Aesthetics (CPPA)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Psychotherapy Research

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Resolution of International Conflicts (CRIC)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Results, Effects, Measurement and Evaluation (CREME)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Sustainability and Society (SUSY)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Center for Visual Cognition

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Voting and Parties (CVAP)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for the Sociological Study of Science, Expertise and Society (CEVES)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Copenhagen Center for Social Data Science (SODAS)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Early Child Development Unit (ECDU)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Employment Relations Research Centre (FAOS)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Coordination for Gender Research

Faculty of Social Sciences

Nordic Institute of Asian Studies (NIAS)

Faculty of Social Sciences

Biotech Research and Innovation Centre (BRIC)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research (CPR)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research (CBMR)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Stem Cell Biology (DanStem)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Center for Translational Neuromedicine (CTN)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

The Center for Healthy Aging (CEHA)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Center for Chromosome Stability (CCS)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Center for Evolutionary Hologenomics (CEH)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Center for Biopharmaceuticals

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Center for Biopharmaceuticals and Biobarriers in Drug Delivery

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Center for non-coding RNA in Technology and Health (RTH)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Center for Peptide-Based Antibiotics (CEPAN)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Center for Research in Cattle Production and Health (CPH Cattle)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Center for Research in Mink Production, Health and Welfare (CPH Mink)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Center for Research in Pig Production and Health (CPH Pig)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Centre for Medical Parasitology (CMP)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Centre of Excellence for Personalized Medicine of Infectious Complications in Immune Deficiency (PERSIMUNE)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Copenhagen Center for Glycomics (CCG)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Copenhagen Centre for Regulatory Science (CORS)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Copenhagen Center for Disaster Research (COPE)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Copenhagen Hepatitis C Program (CO-HEP)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Copenhagen Studies on Asthma in Childhood (COPSAC)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Costerton Biofilm Center (CBC) 

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Danish Research Centre for Migration Ethnicity and Health (MESU)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

LEO Foundation Center for Cutaneous Drug Delivery

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

LEO Foundation Skin Immunology Research Center (SIC)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Lundbeck Foundation Research Initiative on Brain Barriers and Drug Delivery (RIBBDD)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

NEOMUNE Centre (NEOMUNE)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Novo Nordisk - LIFE In Vivo Pharmacology Centre (LIFEPHARM)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

The Centre for Health Economics and Policy (CHEP)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

The Lundbeck Foundation Center for Integrated Molecular Brain Imaging (CIMBI)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

University of Copenhagen Research Centre for Control of Antibiotic Resistance (UC-care)

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Centre of African Studies

Faculty of Theology

Søren Kierkegaard Research Centre

Faculty of Theology

Centre for Privacy Studies (PRIVACY)

Faculty of Theology

Centre for the Study of the Use of the Bible

Faculty of Theology

Centre for the Study of the Cultural Heritage of Medieval Rituals

Faculty of Theology

Centre for Church Research

Faculty of Theology

Centre for Christianity and the Arts

Faculty of Theology