Aarhus University

Europe, Denmark

Aarhus University (AU) is a young, modern university established in 1928. It has grown to become a leading public research university and is consistently ranked as one of the world’s top universities. AU is consistently ranked as one of the world’s top universities. It was ranked number 73 in the 2015 Shanghai ranking and number 81 among the largest universities in the world in the 2015 Leiden Ranking.

Credit points equivalent to 60 LTU credits
30 European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS)
Aarhus, Herning, Koebenhavn
Placement chance
High chance
Language of instruction
Available scholarships

Mobility grant, Academic Mobility Scholarship (AMS)

Semester dates
Fall semester: September - January ; Spring semester: February - June

Subjects offered

Business and law

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Laws
  • Management (general)
  • Marketing


  • Educational studies

Humanities and social sciences

  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Asian Studies
  • Communication Studies
  • English
  • History
  • International Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Media Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Politics
  • Sustainability and Development

Languages and cultural studies

  • Chinese
  • French
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Latin
  • Spanish

Engineering and mathematical sciences

  • Computer Science (general)
  • Computer Systems Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics

Life sciences

  • Agricultural sciences
  • Animal and Veterinary Biosciences
  • Environmental Management and Ecology

Molecular sciences

  • Biochemistry
  • Biomedical Science
  • Biological Science
  • Biotechnology and Cell Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Nanotechnology
  • Physics

Public health and psychology

  • Psychology


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