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PF words and abbreviations

If you're new to DTU or PF, there are many different abbreviations for various committees, councils etc. Most of them only make sense in Danish, making everything even more confusing. The list below is meant as a help with the translation of all these PF words and abbreviations - and if you stumble upon an abbreviation that is not on the list, don't hesitate to write to formand@pf.dk!
Word/abbreviation (DK) Translation
AUS (Afdelingen for uddannelse og studerende) Office for Study Programmes and Student Affairs
Bachelorstuderende Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)
Bxx (eg. B16) The Board of PF year xx (eg. year 2016)
CAS Campus Service
Diplomingeniørstuderende Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng)
DSF (Danske Studerendes Fællesråd) Danish Students' Organisation
Fagligudvalget Academic Committee
FAKU (Formændenes Arrangerende og Koordinerende Udvalg) The council for chair persons of the PF Student Councils
Foreningsformand President of PF
FRR (Forretningsrådet)   
FR (Fællesrådet) The Joint Council (or PF's Parliament)
Hyttetur Cabin trip
IDA The Society of Danish Engineers
ISN (Institutstudienævn) Study Board
Joint Joint (a concert)
KABS (Koordinatorerne af BachelorStudiestarten) Coordinators of the undergraduate introduction programme
Kaffestuen (S-Huset) Kaffestuen (meaning: the coffee lounge)
Kagemøde Lunch meeting (with cake!)
Kælderbaren (S-Huset) Kælderbaren (meaning: the cellar bar)
Pejsestuen (S-Huset) Pejsestuen (meaning: the fireplace lounge)
PF Faglig PF Academic
PF HUMOR The group responsible for arranging the PF Revue
PF Master Students The group responsible for arranging events for master students
PF Politisk PF Political
PF Social PF Social
PF Socialize A group aiming to create social events without alcohol
PF Sekretariatet The PF Secretariat
Politisk Gruppe Political Group
Polyteknisk Forening Polyteknisk Forening (meaning: polytechnical association)
Rektor President
Rus Freshman
Rusbogen Introduction Booklet
Rusjoint Rusjoint
Rustur Rustour
S-Huset The Student House (or S-House)
Socialudvalget The Social Committee
Studiemiljø Study environment
Studieråd Student council
Studiestart Study Start
Vektor Vector (intro guide)
Contact us
Polyteknisk Forening's Secretariat
Anker Engelunds Vej 1
Building 101 E
2800 Kgs. Lyngby
email: pf@pf.dk
Phone. +45 7742 4444
CVR: 55988919
Business hours

PF Secretariat Lyngby Campus

Monday: 09.15-15.00
Tuesday-Thursday: 08.30-15.30
Friday: 08.30-14.30

PF Secretariat Ballerup Campus
Wednesday: 9.00-14.00
Lyngby Campus

PF Caféen

Mon - Fri:      07:30 – 17:00

Mon - Fri:      07:30 – 19:00

Mon - Fri:      19:00 – ?
Ballerup Campus

S-Huset Ballerup

Mon - Fri:      07.30 - 17.30

Verners Kælder
Fri:                  14.00-  ?
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