Suhrs Højskole is a food folk high school in the heart of Copenhagen. We care about food, culture, gastronomy and living the good life. We focus on a wide range of topics regarding food, sustainability and movement. Suhrs Højskole equals great ambitions, creativity and friendship – we hope you will join us!
About the school
Join the food folk high school in Copenhagen
Suhrs Højskole is a folk high school in the middle of Copenhagen. We care about food, culture, gastronomy, health and living the good life.
If you attend a course at Suhrs Højskole you will gain fundamental knowledge of food, raw ingredients and consumption - and you will gain the necessary timing of food preparation and grip of the kitchen. Furthermore you will get insight into various fields such as health and sustainability in order to create a sound framework for your life.
Surhs Højskole is also an opportunity to live in central Copenhagen and learn about Danish culture and interact with young Danes.
We believe that good food, taste and sustainability is important parts in creating a good life. That's why we care about common meals and discussing the future of food.
We hope you want to join us here at Suhrs!
Our core subjects
Sustainabilty og Ecology
Nature and Environment
Courses and topics
Food, sustainability and movement
We have four main fields of study on the long courses:
- Green Transition and Sustainability
All students choose two of the above fields. In addition we offer a vast array of other subjects as well as lectures, joint classes, outings, cultural events, parties etc.
These are some of the additional elective subjects you can choose from:
- How to Bake
- Green Gastronomy
- Urban Watersports
- Speak out
We also have common activities or theme days for all the students. The subject could be anything from debates to tastings. Here are some of our common activities:
- World Cuisine
- Gatherings in the morning
- Food events
- Special afternoons or evening
As a foreign student at Suhrs Højskole you must be prepared for the fact that all teaching takes place in Danish. Therefore you must be able to speak and understand Danish to a certain degree.
Stay at the school
You can choose either to be a day student or a boarding school student. There are cozy rooms available for students to live in at the school. If you choose not to live at the school, you’ll have to find accommodation on your own.
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Stop by the school for a tour - or phone +45 33 12 80 53 if you have any questions.