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Aarhus Universitet

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Established in 1928, the Aarhus Universitet (Aarhus University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium city of Aarhus (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Central Denmark Region. This institution also has a branch campus in København and Herning. Officially recognized by the Uddannelses- og Forskningsministeriet (Ministry of Higher Education and Science of Denmark), Aarhus Universitet (AU) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Danish higher education institution. Aarhus Universitet (AU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 96-year-old Danish higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. AU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Aarhus Universitet's Control Typepublic


Aarhus Universitet's Entity Typenon-profit


Aarhus Universitet' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Aarhus Universitet's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (English) Aarhus University
Acronym AU
Founded 1928
Motto Solidum petit in profundis
Seek a firm footing in the depths
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University Location

Address Nordre Ringgade 1
8000 Central Denmark Region
Aarhus Universitet's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Aarhus Universitet Phone Number +45 8942 1111
Aarhus Universitet Fax Number +45 8619 7029
Other locations København and Herning

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Aarhus Universitet's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Aarhus Universitet's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Aarhus Universitet's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Aarhus Universitet.

Aarhus Universitet: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
Not reported

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Aarhus Universitet's admission information.

Aarhus Universitet's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Aarhus Universitet's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Aarhus Universitet a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Aarhus Universitet's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Aarhus Universitet's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Aarhus University has more than 2600 international students.

Aarhus Universitet's Admission Office Admission Office

Fredrik Nielsens vej 5
Risskov 8240
8715 0720

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Aarhus Universitet.

Aarhus Universitet's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Aarhus Universitet has an enrollment range of 25,000-29,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Aarhus Universitet's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 1,500-1,999 academic employees (Faculty).

Aarhus Universitet's Control Type Control Type

Aarhus Universitet is a public higher education institution.

Aarhus Universitet's Entity Type Entity Type

Aarhus Universitet is a non-profit higher education institution.

Aarhus Universitet's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Aarhus Universitet's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Aarhus Universitet does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Aarhus Universitet's main facilities:

Aarhus Universitet's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Aarhus Universitet's Library

Aarhus Universitet's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

Aarhus Universitet's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

Aarhus Universitet's Institutional Hospital Institutional Hospital

This institution has an institutional hospital that is owned and operated by the university. Institutional hospitals are typically affiliated with medical schools and provide a range of medical services to patients, while also serving as a teaching hospital for medical students and residents.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Aarhus Universitet's main services:

Aarhus Universitet's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Aarhus Universitet's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Aarhus Universitet's Distance Learning Distance Learning

Not reported

Aarhus Universitet's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.

Aarhus Universitet's Career Services Career Services

This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Aarhus Universitet's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Aarhus Universitet is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Uddannelses- og Forskningsministeriet

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Aarhus Universitet's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD-EQUIS)
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • Association of MBAs (ABA)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Aarhus Universitet's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Utrecht Network
  • Coimbra Group
  • EuroScience

Academic Structure


Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.

Academic Structure

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Aarhus Universitet 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


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Social Media

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Twitter X (Twitter)

Aarhus Universitet's X (formerly Twitter) page Aarhus Universitet's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Aarhus Universitet's YouTube channel Aarhus Universitet's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Aarhus Universitet's Instagram page Aarhus Universitet's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Aarhus Universitet's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


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