DTU's campus in Sisimiut, Greenland. Photo: Dag Stinus


DTU contributes to the Land and Space Tracks of the Nordic Master in Cold Climate Engineering.

DTU has extensive Arctic activities in the field of engineering in several departments and has a long history of practical experience of Arctic operations.

Some of the facilities that DTU has to its disposal are:

  • Campus in Sisimiut, Greenland
  • Greenlandic field sites
  • A variety of measurement stations and laboratory facilities placed in Greenland
  • Research vessel Dana

Campus in Sisimiut, Greenland

DTU has its main campus in Lyngby near Copenhagen, Denmark. The University also has a campus in the Greenlandic town Sisimiut, situated just north of the Arctic Circle. Sisimiut is Greenland’s second-largest town with around 5,600 inhabitants. 

The campus houses students who attend the BEng in Arctic Technology as well as The Arctic Semester and Nordic Master in Cold Climate Engineering. A number of research activities and field work is being conducted from Sisimiut as well. The campus building in Sisimiut is owned by Tech College Greenland (KTI). DTU and KTI are collaborating on a number of areas.

From spring 2016, DTU has offered the Arctic Semester where master students spend a semester at DTU's campus in Sisimiut. The Arctic Semester is part of the Land Track of the Nordic Master in Cold Climate Engineering.

Please visit DTU's website for more information.


26 NOVEMBER 2022