Department of Social Sciences and Business Roskilde University
Universitetsvej 1, House 25.1, Po Box 260, 4000 Roskilde.
Roskilde University is located in Trekroner, which is a small city in the outskirts of Roskilde. Trekroner is also closely linked to Copenhagen and is connected by railroad and highway and it takes approximately 22 minutes by train or 30 minutes by car to get there.
Trekroner is a fairly new city and when Roskilde University was opened in 1972 it was one of very few buildings in the area, the station was established in 1988 and since then the city and university has expanded greatly.
Today the small city with a population of up to 5.000 is build around green meadows, fields and small lakes. Roskilde University is being integrated in the city, which business plan strives towards a knowledge based industry and with its green area and vast system of paths the university welcomes people to stroll aorund or go for a walk or run.
How to get there:
The easiest way to get to Roskilde University is by train. it will take between 22-26 minutes to get there and it is only 4-5 stops from Copenhagne Central Station (Københavns Hovedbanegård). From Trekroner Station there is only a short pathway that will lead you directly to the university. The short walk is slightly downhill and will take you around 5-10 minutes.