Top-ranked universities

Within the Nordics, there is a very strong emphasis on education with public spending which is amongst the highest in the world. This produces many talented individuals each year, which adds to Medicon Valley’s ever-growing talent pool.


University of Copenhagen and Lund University are two of the main contributors to life science education in Medicon Valley. The two universities are the two largest in the Nordics in terms of numbers of students and researchers and both are ranked among the top 100 universities globally.


In total, there are 15 universities in Medicon Valley, including Copenhagen Business School, Malmö University and the Technical University of Denmark.