Facilities in Esbjerg


SDU's location in Esbjerg:


On SDU Maps you can search for rooms and facilities on a map of SDU Esbjerg's buildings.

Contemplation room

SDU Esbjerg provides extra space for reflection and spirituality. Students who need a mental break or who are missing a place for meditative or religious contemplation can use this room. Booking is not possible and the room has no tables. It's available to all students and staff at SDU and is located on Niels Bohrs Vej 10 to the right of the academic supervisor's office.

Lost property

Lost property found in SDU Esbjerg's buildings will be handed over to the caretakers (Technical Services) and stored at their office at Niels Bohrs Vej 9.

There will be no notifications when lost property is found.

All lost property is delivered to the caretakers, so if you have lost something, please contact them. In case they are not af the office, they can be reached on their cell phones. Their numbers are on the door.

Lost property will stay with the caretakers for 3 weeks after which it will be passed on to the police's lost property office.

Lost property found in Aalborg University Esbjerg's buildings is handed in to their student services office, where you can contact them.

House rules
Coffee lounge

A cup of coffee, tea or cocoa at student-friendly prices can be enjoyed in the coffee lounge. The area can also be used for group work. Location just inside the main entrance on Niels Bohrs Vej 9.


The cafeteria offers a wide range of food at student friendly prices. You can buy today's dish, salad bar, wok or build-you-own sandwich. Opening hours 7:30-14:00. The cafeteria is run in collaboration between SDU Esbjerg and Aalborg University Esbjerg and is located on Niels Bohrs Vej 8, inside the main entrance, below the stairs ahead. See the week's menu on their Facebook page or order catering for a meeting on their catering page. They also have a Twitter profile.

Booking of rooms

Students are always allowed to use vacant meeting rooms. Classrooms and group rooms can be booked at https://mitsdu.sdu.dk/booking. If the room is not used within the first hour of your booking, the booking is canceled and the room can be used by others. We reserve the right to make changes to your booking. In case of problems, please contact us at sdu-esbjerg@sdu.dk.

The group rooms allow you to immerse yourselves as a group in a closed room, where several are equipped with a screen to facilitate the workflow. In periods of project writing and exams, booking is recommended.

Location on Niels Bohrs Vej 10: On the left down the hall as well as one room on the right at the academic adviser's office. In addition, one large room "the bird cage" located by classroom E 131.

Location on Niels Bohrs Vej 9: Go right at the main entrance and again right before entering the Student Services, then left, and continue to the end of the corridor. Here you also find a student kitchen.

Reading room

The reading room is a quiet area where you can immerse yourself in your studies in a screened-in cubicle. There is a 24-hour access with valid student ID.

Location: Niels Bohrs Vej 10, to the right of the sofa area at the main entrance.

There is also a reading room in the library at Niels Bohrs Vej 9, open within the library's opening hours.

Smoking policy
Sofa areas and outdoor seating

Sofa areas for relaxation or comfortable reading are also often used as a venue for group work etc. Location on Niels Bohrs Vej 10: At the main entrance and on Niels Bohrs Vej 9: In the main hall and to the right of the auditorium. There is also a sofa area in the library.

If the weather is good, it's nice to sit outside and read or work in groups. There is plenty of opportunities for this at SDU Esbjerg. Location on Niels Bohrs Vej 10: To the right of the main entrance and at the rear of the building next to classroom E 120, usually used on Thursdays by the Beach Bar. Here you can also use the large barbeque.

Location on Niels Bohrs Vej 9: In the courtyard by the auditorium and in the courtyard behind the coffee lounge at the main entrance.

Student kitchen

In the student kitchens you can boil water, heat your meals in the microwave, use the toaster, as well as the common fridge to keep your packed lunch fresh.

Wayfinding: To the left of the entrance on Niels Bohrs Vej 10 and by the group rooms on Niels Bohrs Vej 9.

Sports and games outdoors
Multi-purpose sports court

You can play basketball, football/socker, floorball, volleyball etc. The court is freely accessible to all, and therefore cannot be booked. Location: Between the Business Academy and Aalborg University on Niels Bohrs Vej, only 100 metres from the SDU.


The petanque court is open to all, every day of the week. Location: Niels Bohrs Vej 9 at the end of the building next to the auditorium. Equipment is available at Technical Services office in Niels Bohrs Vej 9.

Technical Services

If you have questions or experience issues with the facilities, please contact Technical Services at 8888@sdu.dk. For urgent or emergency contact, call 6550 8888. Emergency contact includes fire (here you must also call 112), running water, flooded basements and locked doors etc. Read more about Technical Services.