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International admissions at Aarhus University

Aarhus University has a wide range of opportunities for international students. Find information about available programmes and how to apply.

International student at AU
Six international students tell about their experiences being a student at Aarhus University.


Get a real-life insight into studying here in Aarhus by chatting to one of our current students. We have many international students here, doing both full-degrees and on exchange programmes, so we hope you can find someone from your home country, or someone taking your desired programme, to talk to.

Top reasons for choosing Aarhus University

Top 100 University

AU is consistently ranked as one of the world’s top universities.

Research based teaching

At AU, teachers are active researchers and teaching takes place in an informal context.

Favorable tuition fees

Tuition is free for EU, EEA and Swiss citizens. For others, tuition fees range from €8,000 to €14,800 annually.

Study in English

AU offers more than 60 complete programmes in English at Bachelor’s and Master’s level. All PhD programmes are in English. 

An international university

Around 12 per cent of AU’s 39.000 students are international, representing over 106 nationalities.

Service and guidance

The International Centre offers a full induction programme as well as professional support throughout your time at AU