The city is located in the heart of one of Scandinavia's most multicultural regions with close connections to Malmö, one of Sweden's fastest growing cities, and Copenhagen, the Danish capital city. The name for the region, which encompasses part of Denmark, is Öresund and is one of Europe's leading centres for education and research.
The University lies in the heart of the city, everything is close at hand and within easy reach by bicycle or foot. The city is compact and impressive. In the centre sits the massive cathedral, surrounded by the inspiring buildings of the university with cobbled streets leading past picturesque old houses to the many parks and green spaces of the city.