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The Northern Denmark Business landscape

Northern Denmark is working to attract and keep international talent like you, and with a degree from UCN, you will have a lot to offer this booming business region

Find out what makes Northern Denmark an interesting place to start a career, and see the many opportunities that our study programmes open up to.

Five characteristics that make Northern Denmark an interesting place to start a career

Opportunities that our study programmes open up to

With a degree from UCN, you will have so many opportunities!

UCN works closely together with the industries in the region as we design and continuously update our study programmes.

Our objective is to make sure that, as a graduate from UCN, you will be equipped to meet current needs and tendencies so you can jump into employment just around the corner.

✅ The region houses major international corporations specialising in: energy, wind power, automation, health technology and intelligent logistics.

✅ Trade, sales, and export are significant sectors.

✅ Tourism and hospitality are focus areas of Business Region North and are forecasted to be top performers in the future.

✅ Digital infrastructure is seeing a lot of attention.

✅ Northern Denmark is very focused on green transition and sustainability and has been the leading Danish region in that area since 2012.

✅ The public sector is generally a major employer in Denmark and represents plenty of opportunity (e.g. health care, education and administrative governmental work).

See more reasons to consider a career in Northern Denmark

We have plenty of other great reasons why it is worth pursuing a career in Northern Denmark.


Doinita Mihaela Serban-Frederiksen

International Consultant

Tue Werner Mikkelsen

International Consultant