Safety and Health


Copenhagen has been ranked as one of the safest cities in the world. This is due to factors such as access to healthcare, low crime-rates, lack of natural disasters and the safety of the infrastructure:

Access to Healthcare

As an international student at RDAM and a resident in Denmark, you will have access to free medical care. The Danish healthcare system offers equal and universal access for all residents, with only a few exceptions such as dental treatments and physiotherapy:

CPR number

All international students must register with the authorities and apply for the ‘Civil Personal Registration number’ (CPR) to be able to access the Danish healthcare services. Please note that different rules apply depending on whether you are EU/EEA, non-EU/EEA or Nordic student: