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Royal Danish Military Academy
Hærens Officersskole
Frederiksberg palace seen from Frederiksberg Park
Motto Ingenio et Armis
Motto in English With wisdom and weapons
Established 1713; 309 years ago (1713)
Type Army academy
Religious affiliation Forsvarsakademiet
Officer in charge Lieutenant Colonel Finn Legard Nielsen
Location Copenhagen, Denmark
55°40′20″N 12°31′31″E / 55.672129°N 12.525295°E / 55.672129; 12.525295Coordinates: 55°40′20″N 12°31′31″E / 55.672129°N 12.525295°E / 55.672129; 12.525295
Campus Frederiksberg Palace
Former names Landkadetakademiet
Nickname HO
Royal Danish Military Academy crest.jpg

The Royal Danish Military Academy (Danish language: Hærens Officersskole ) educates and commissions all officers for the Royal Danish Army. The Military Academy function was initiated in 1713 by request of King Frederick IV on inspiration from the Naval Academy.


The academy is located on Frederiksberg Palace in central Copenhagen.

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