The IT University is an independent educational and research institution, dedicated to the digital world. From games and communication to business and software development.
The university has a strong research environment including a comprehensive PhD programme and offers a variety of research based study programmes, part time and also single subject studies within the field of IT.
It was founded in 1999 as IT-Højskolen, but changed its name to the IT University in 2003. The Vice Chancellor of the IT University is Mads Tofte
. The chair of the Board of the IT University is Mogens Munk Rasmussen.
The IT University is creating more IT graduates, than any other university in Denmark.