• General Information

    Full Name of University:

    Aarhus University

    Number of MAUI semesters you can accept during 2017/18 (not students):

    No limit.

    General University Website:

    Click here.

    International Office/Website for Incoming Students:

    Click here.

    Contact person for incoming students:

    Helle Colding Seiersen
    International Coordinator
    Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 4
    DK-8000 Aarhus C
    +45 8715 2547
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    Contact person for outgoing students:

    Mette Brandenborg
    Head of Student Mobility
    Hoegh-Guldbergs Gade 4
    DK-8000 Aarhus C
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    Application website. If paper only, please write “paper only.”

    Click here.

    How does the application and admissions process differ for undergraduate versus graduates?

    No difference

    Other important notes

    Last updated

    26 January 2017

  • Academics

    Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    All courses on the following Faculties: Arts, Science & Technology and Business & Social Science
    Limited access to Health including Medicine
    The majority of courses taught in English are on MA/MSc level. Courses are assessed with different ECTS points. On each faculty's homepage you will find information about credits awarded for each course, allowing you to plan your academic year. 

    Open undergraduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    A wide variety of courses a taught in English. However the selection of courses varies from semester to semester. Thus students should ask when applying. Please see full course catalogue at http://kursuskatalog.au.dk/en/. All courses at the AU Summer University are taught in English.

    Are graduate areas open for exchange?

    Yes

    Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    All courses on the following Faculties: Arts, Science & Technology and Business & Social Science
    Limited access to Health including Medicine
    The majority of courses taught in English are on MA/MSc level. Courses are assessed with different ECTS points. On each faculty's homepage you will find information about credits awarded for each course, allowing you to plan your academic year. 

    Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?

    Yes

    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?

    Yes

    Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between exchange departments or faculties

     

    Areas of study not available to exchange students

    Courses at the Faculty of Health are mainly taught in Danish.

    Websites for course offerings

    Click here for English.
    Click here for Danish. 

    Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange

    For both undergraduate & graduate

    Students must have a full study load per term, equivalent to 30 ECTS credits

    Are summer courses available as exchange (non fee-paying)?

    If so, please provide summer school website.

    Yes. Click here.

    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    In advance

    Language Requirements

    Click here for language requirements.

    Language test certificate required?

    If so, which and when: before admission or upon arrival?

    Since you are expected to have the appropriate English level most applications should not include language documents. However, Aarhus University reserves the right to take action if students do not comply with the required language skills.

    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

    No

    Are there any special advising or registrations concerns that students should be aware of? Are services available to assist in registration or course selection?

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    26 January 2017

  • Dates

    Host Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1: 1 May
    Semester 2: 1 November

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Semester 1: 1 September – 31 January
    Semester 2: 2 February – 30 June
    Please note, the academic starts and ends are approximate

    Examination period(s)

    Semester 1: December and January
    Semester 2: May and June

    If there is a break between the academic course calendar and exams, can arrangements be made so the student may take exams early?

    (i.e. semester ends in December and exams are late January).

    Yes, in some cases.

    Orientation session(s) for incoming students

    Is it mandatory, indicate dates and costs

    It is strongly recommended to participate.
    Free of charge

    Course registration deadline

    Varies from department to department. Further information will follow after acceptance.

    Last updated

    26 January 2017

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    650

    Housing

    400

    Meals

    180

    Course Materials

    30

    Local Transportation

    40

    Health Insurance

    Other

    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    Is comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed?

    If not, please include fees in “other” field above.

    Yes. Students staying for more than 3 months are covered by the Danish Health Insurance after having received CPR-number (apply upon arrival).
    Students staying less than 3 months have to obtain a private health insurance before arriving to Denmark.

    Additional Notes

     

    Last Updated

    26 January 2017

  • Housing and Student Life

    Is housing assistance available? How do students apply, and is it guaranteed?

    Yes, it's part of the exchange application. No guarantee

    Housing options

    Shared facilities houses
    Student residencies

    Housing Website and Contact Person(s)

    Click here.

    Do students apply for housing with their regular application or is it separate?

    Please list housing application deadline.

    It is part of the exchange application.

    What kinds of health facilities are available at the university?

    Medical clinic and student psychological services are on campus.

    Are internships available?

    No

    Are student jobs available/allowed?

    Yes, but they are difficult to get.

    Additional Notes

     

    Last Updated

    26 January 2017

  • Promotional Materials

    Please add links to promotional materials below

    Please keep in mind that these resources are here for partners to use to promote exchanges; this is not itself a promotional website. As such, please simply link to your promotional materials and refrain from embedding video or images on this page.

    University Video:

    University Image Library:

    University or Departmental Brochures:

    Last Updated

    23 May 2017