Welcome to Aarhus University in Denmark!

Established in 1928, Aarhus University has grown to be a world-leading research institution with a modern, dynamic and highly international study environment. It is consistently ranked as one of the world’s top 100 educational institutions, and recently ranked 69th in the latest Shanghai rankings.


Programs

Bachelor's degree
Economics & Finance
Economics Delivery method Length Location
BSc in Economics and Business Administration (Campus Aarhus) On campus 3 years Aarhus
BSc in Economics and Business Administration (Campus Herning) On campus 3 years Herning
Natural Sciences
Cognitive Science
BSc in Cognitive Science On campus 3 years Aarhus
Master's degree
Business
Business Administration
MSc in Business Administration On campus 2 years Aarhus
MSc in Business Administration – Business Psychology On campus 2 years Aarhus
Business Analytics
MSc in Economics and Business Administration – Business Intelligence On campus 2 years Aarhus
Business Management
MSc in Economics and Business Administration – Strategy, Organisation and Leadership On campus 2 years Aarhus
Digital Business
MSc. in Economics and Business Administration - Digital Business Management On campus 2 years Aarhus
International Business
MSc in Economics and Business Administration – International Business On campus 2 years Aarhus
MSc in Economics and Business Administration – International Business Development On campus 2 years Herning
MSc in Economics and Business Administration – International Economic Consulting On campus 2 years Aarhus
Marketing
MSc in Economics and Business Administration – Business-to-Business Marketing and Purchasing On campus 2 years Aarhus
MSc in Economics and Business Administration – Marketing On campus 2 years Aarhus
Economics & Finance
Accounting
MSc in Economics and Business Administration – Management Accounting and Control On campus 2 years Aarhus
Economics
MSc in Economics On campus 2 years Aarhus
MSc in Economics and Business Administration – Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship On campus 2 years Aarhus
MSc in Quantitative Economics (IMSQE) On campus 2 years Aarhus
Finance
MSc in Economics and Business Administration – Finance On campus 2 years Aarhus
MSc in Economics and Business Administration – Finance and International Business On campus 2 years Aarhus
Engineering
MSc in Engineering – Technology Based Business Development On campus 2 years Herning
Chemical Engineering
MSc in Biotechnology and Chemical Engineering On campus 2 years Aarhus
Civil Engineering
MSc in Civil and Architectural Engineering On campus 2 years Aarhus
Electrical Engineering
MSc in Electrical Engineering On campus 2 years Aarhus
Mechanical Engineering
MSc in Mechanical Engineering On campus 2 years Aarhus
Nanoengineering
MSc in Nanoscience On campus 2 years Aarhus
Food & Beverage Studies
Food Science
MSc in Molecular Nutrition and Food Technology On campus 2 years Aarhus
General Studies
International Studies
MA in European Studies On campus 2 years Aarhus
Health Sciences
Healthcare Technology
MSc in Bioinformatics On campus 2 years Aarhus
Medicine
MSc in Medicinal Chemistry On campus 2 years Aarhus
Humanities
Cultural Studies
MA in Intercultural Studies On campus 2 years Aarhus
MA in Sustainable Heritage Management On campus 2 years Aarhus
Linguistics
MA in Linguistics On campus 2 years Aarhus
Literature
MA in Children’s Literature, Media & Culture (Erasmus Mundus) On campus 2 years Aarhus
Journalism & Communication
Journalism
MA in Journalism, Media and Globalisation (Erasmus Mundus) On campus 2 years Aarhus
Languages
English
MA in English On campus 2 years Aarhus
Management
Retail Management
MSc in Economics and Business Administration – Commercial and Retail Management On campus 2 years Aarhus
Natural Sciences
MSc in Science Studies On campus 2 years Aarhus
Biology
MSc in Biology On campus 2 years Aarhus
MSc in Molecular Biology On campus 2 years Aarhus
Cognitive Science
MSc in Cognitive Science On campus 2 years Aarhus

Scholarships & funding

Aarhus University offers a limited number of scholarships to the most talented applicants from outside Europe.

The scholarship is usually a full or a partial tuition fee waiver, and in some cases, it also includes a monthly grant towards living expenses. Typically the scholarship is for the whole duration of your Master’s degree program.

You can find more information about Danish State Scholarships on the Aarhus University website.

Videos

Events

Virtual Open Day at Aarhus University

Are you thinking of studying a full degree programme at Aarhus University? Do you wonder:

  • How do I apply for admission?
  • What is it like studying in Denmark and being an international student at Aarhus University?
  • What do the degree programmes offered for international students entail?
  • How do I find a place to live in Aarhus?

Join our Virtual Open Day to get your questions answered!
Choose the webinars that you are interested in and hear about Aarhus University, the admission process and our offered degree programmes from both staff and student perspectives. Sign up today to secure your seat - most presentations will be recorded, so even though you can't attend the live event, sign up and see the webinars later

Event dates:

Date:   1/31/2023    Time:   11:00 AM - 3:00 PM   Learn more

Why study at Aarhus University

An international and diverse university

Aarhus University is home to many international students and researchers – 12% of our students are international, from over 120 different countries! For that reason, English is our second language here at AU and we offer over 50 English-taught courses at either Bachelor’s or Master’s level. All our PhDs are English-taught. We also have a dedicated International Centre, to provide and introduction to living in Denmark and offer support and guidance.

Informal environment with focus on critical thinking

Teaching at AU takes place in an informal and inspiring environment, with a high focus on developing critical thinking skills and encouraging open debate. Professors at AU welcome discussions and value student insights to their classes. Furthermore, many courses at Aarhus University are interdisciplinary to give a students a well-rounded perspective of their chosen subject.

A comprehensive university

Aarhus University has five main faculties: Arts, Business and Social Sciences, Health, Natural Sciences and Technical Sciences. Each faculty is highly specialized with state of the art research facilities available for student use. Our faculties of Natural and Technical Sciences both have a special focus on sustainability and facilitating a green transition.

Aarhus University is in the Top 10 Countries to Study Abroad

educations.com Top 10 Europe rankings 2023 badge

Awards & Accreditations

#69 worldwide

Shanghai - Academic Ranking of World Universities (2021)

#155 Worldwide

QS World University Rankings (2021)

#106 worldwide

Times Higher Education Ranking (2021)

#105 WORLDWIDE

US News Best Global Universities Ranking (2021)

#87 wORLDWIDE

NTU - National Taiwan University Ranking (2021)

dENMARK RANKS #2 FOR BEST NON-NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKERS

The English Proficiency Index (EPI)

Student services & facilities

At Aarhus University, you can kick off your future and career during your studies. As a student, you have access to:

  • Career Service Centres at your faculty.
  • Career programmes for international students at AU.
  • Free Danish classes.
  • Free career workshops and activies throughout the year.

Aarhus University has a lot to offer – not only in terms of Career services. We do our very best to make sure that you have a soft landing when you arrive. And we also want to help make sure the rest of your time here turns out great.

Campuses

A nationwide university

Aarhus University is a nationwide university with campuses located in Aarhus, Herning and Emdrup, making it the second largest research-based university in Denmark.

We also conduct research activities at 18 external locations in Denmark, Greenland and Tennerife. Our lecturers are active researchers, and provide world-class teaching based their latest projects.

Accommodation

AU Housing helps international students, PhD students, and staff at Aarhus University finding accommodation in Aarhus. Depending on if you are an international student from an EU country or from outside Europe, you can:

  • Apply for housing through AU Housing
  • Apply through student Housing Aarhus
  • Find a room at the private marked.

Find out more about housing services at Aarhus University on the AU Housing website.

Reviews

Average rating 5

Based on 5 reviews.

anitha

The academic rigour is just correct for me and I am able to cope well with the pace of the program. Teaching and access to resources and facilities is good too.

RV

BSc in Economics and Business Administration introduces the subject from all possible angles. From marketing to macroeconomics. It is expected that students will specialize in their Master's. In the programme the courses are set in the way that students get both theoretical and practical experience. In Denmark, it is common to work in study grou...

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Radka V.

The programme is very broad which is perfect as it introduces the subject from all possible angles from marketing to microeconomics and one gets the idea in which subject they would like to specialize in the Master's. We have both lectures for the whole programme and tutorials where we are divided into smaller groups and practice. The lecturers ...

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Contact

Aarhus University

Nordre Ringgade 1
8000 Aarhus C
Denmark

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international.au.dk


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