Danish Institute for Study Abroad came into existence in 1959. It is run by the Danish government, while having affiliation with the University of Copenhagen. The centre is located in Vestergade - the city centre of Copenhagen. The centre offers more than 100 courses, covering topics such as environment, ethnicity, inequality, urban issues, design, gender, child development and health care. DIS uniquely offers long term study tours in Europe, especially Denmark. These tours hold credit points and are guided by teachers of DIS. DIS is endorsed by the Danish Minitry of Science, Technology... See full description.