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About the department

The Department for the Study of Culture (IKV) brings together research, education, and dissemination of knowledge in

• Philosophy
• Cultural Studies
• Literature
• Media Studies
• Education

Research at IKV is organised into elleven research groups which are to a large extent characterised by their interdisciplinary approach. They encompass both basic and applied research. 

IKV has a number of centres with a focus on external collaboration.

IKV provides a wide range of teaching and supervision at different levels: BA, electives, MA, and professional MA within the Faculty of Humanities and across the university. In addition the Department offers postgraduate programmes, including various programmes for upper secondary school teachers.

IKV runs an active programme of international and national conferences, seminars, and other events and hosts a number of journals.

IKV is based at the Odense campus close to entrance H. 

For general information and enquiries about the Department’s activities please contact Head of Department, Per Krogh Hansen, mail, tel: 65501451.

Last Updated 27.05.2019