Engelsholm Højskole – art, music and design

Most people are awe every time they drive down the road to Engelsholm Højskole and spot the castle’s domed spiers in the treetops – whether they visit us for the first time or they return. If you are curious about life in general and the art in particular, take a semester at Denmark’s most beautifully located Folk High School, Engelsholm.

Here you will find a totally unique creative environment for visually and auditively oriented people. Here, the common interest art is a good and inspiring way to meet. At Engelsholm Højskole you can work with your imagination, experiment, good melody or text, art and craftsmanship. You receive joint and individual teaching, as well as testing and gathering experience with materials, techniques and ideas.

The high school’s core DNA is a creative courses and a classical education project. Here you will find classrooms, a strong community and a breeding ground for professional and personal development.

The workshops are well equipped with all kinds of tools, machines and musical instruments – and then they are open 24 hours a day. The school’s teachers have extensive experience in the art world, as teachers and as active, performing artists.

Use your stay as a creative breathing hole or springboard to search further at art academies, design schools and music academies. Many of our teachers are concurrently associated with higher education and music education as teachers.

Engelsholm is a Folk High School based on Grundtvig, where tradition and history meet the present. The surroundings are unique and inspiring. The framework for the high school is a baroque castle from 1593, situated in beautiful nature with lake, forest and fields, just 15 km west of Vejle in Denmark.

Engelsholm Højskole

Engelsholm is Denmark's most beautifully located folk high school and a unique place to work with ideas, experiments, a good melody, art and craftsmanship. The core DNA is working with creative subjects in art, music and design - and a classical education project. In Engelsholm you will find exeptional teaching, a strong community and a great basis for professional and personal development.

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