Aarhus University Århus Universitet 

Denmark

top General Information

Address

Street:Nordre Ringgade 1

City:Aarhus

Province:C

Post Code:8000

Tel.:+45 87-15 00-00

Fax:+45 87-15-00-01

Email:au@au.dk

WWW:http://www.au.dk/en

Other Sites

Also University Hospital and Interdisciplinary Research Centres

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1928 by municipal authorities, recognized by Parliament 1931, and awarded Government grant. Achieved full University status 1934. Became State Institution 1970 under the supervision of the Ministry of Education.

Academic Year

September to June (September-December; February-June)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (studentereksamen) or equivalent

Language(s)

Danish

Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Higher Education and Science

top Officers

Head : Brian Bech Nielsen

Job title:Rector


Senior Administrative Officer : Jane Kraglund

Job title:University Director

top Divisions

Department/Division : Aesthetics and Communication

Fields of study:Anthropology, Arts and Humanities, Cultural Studies, Fine Arts, Mass Communication, Modern Languages, Musicology


Department/Division : Agroecology

Fields of study:Agriculture, Ecology, Environmental Management, Natural Resources


Department/Division : Animal Science

Fields of study:Veterinary Science, Zoology


Department/Division : Biomedicine

Fields of study:Biomedicine


Department/Division : Bioscience

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences


Department/Division : Business Administration

Fields of study:Business Administration


Department/Division : Business Communication

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Management, Marketing


Department/Division : Chemistry

Fields of study:Chemistry


Department/Division : Clinical Medicine

Fields of study:Medicine


Department/Division : Computer Science

Fields of study:Computer Science


Department/Division : Culture and Society

Fields of study:Anthropology, Arabic, Archaeology, Chinese, Eastern European Studies, History, Japanese, Philosophy, Religion, South Asian Studies


Department/Division : Dentistry

Fields of study:Dentistry


Department/Division : Economics and Business

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics


Department/Division : Education

Fields of study:Education


Department/Division : Engineering

Fields of study:Engineering


Department/Division : Environmental Science

Fields of study:Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Natural Resources


Department/Division : Food Science

Fields of study:Food Science


Department/Division : Forensic Medicine

Fields of study:Forensic Medicine and Dentistry


Department/Division : Geoscience

Fields of study:Earth Sciences, Geology


Department/Division : Law

Fields of study:Law


Department/Division : Mathematics

Fields of study:Mathematics


Department/Division : Molecular Biology and Genetics

Fields of study:Genetics, Molecular Biology


Department/Division : Physics and Astronomy

Fields of study:Astronomy and Space Science, Physics


Department/Division : Political Science and Government

Fields of study:Government, Political Sciences


Department/Division : Psychology and Behavioural Sciences

Fields of study:Behavioural Sciences, Psychology


Department/Division : Public Health

Fields of study:Public Health


School : Engineering

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Power Engineering

More details:Previously independant school - merged with the university in 2012.

top Degrees

Bachelorgrad (Bachelor's degree)


Kandidatgrad (Master's degree)


Ph.d.-grad (PhD degree)

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Canteen

Foreign Studies Centre

Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Acta Jutlandica

Main Press

Aarhus Universitetsforlag

Updated on 07-02-2015