Roskilde University (RUC) develops and conducts research and research-based teaching at a high international level within and across the humanities, natural sciences, social sciences and technical fields of science. The goal is innovative, critical and interdisciplinary research and education.
The University was established in 1972. It currently has approximately 7.500 students and 1.200 employees across a variety of fields.
The university is research-driven and provides education for future generations of managers, teachers and experts based on advanced knowledge. The work conducted at RUC is characterized by:
Siemens, the Danish Building and Property Agency, and Roskilde University are now collaborating on the largest Danish state energy optimization project at Roskilde University. The project will ensure energy savings of DKK 5 million per year, and RUC’s annual CO2 emissions will be reduced by 1,100 tonnes.