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Open Day at Aarhus University

Are you thinking of studying a full degree programme at Aarhus University? Do you want to experience the university live and talk to admissions, counsellors and other international students already studying here?

Come to the Open Day 12 February 2021!



Open Day Programme 2020

11:00-11:15 Registration

11:15-13:00 General Information for all Study Programmes

  • 11:15-11:20
    Welcome by International Director Rikke Nielsen
  • 11:20-11:45
    Introduction to Aarhus University and the international study programmes by International Coordinator Gitte Bindzus Foldager
  • 11:45-12:05
    Introduction to student life at Aarhus University by current international students at Aarhus University
  • 12:05-12:15
    Introduction to today's programme: student fair and programme specific presentations by International Coordinator Gitte Bindzus Foldager
  • 12:15-13:00
    Presentation of admission requirements and application (and other) deadlines for Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes by AU Admission, including questions from the visitors
    Master´s programmes: venue Stakladen
    Bachelor's programmes: venue Preben Hornung Stuen

13:00-16:00 International Student Fair

  • 13:00-16:00
    International student fair
    Talk to admissions, student counsellors, career centre, housing coordinators and current international students. We are ready to answer all of your questions. You can also get a guided tour of the Aarhus University campus, get information on the Danish university programmes in China by the University Partnership Denmark-China, SDC, and meet the International Student House

    Free drinks and sandwiches are served during the fair.

13:00-16:00 Programme Specific Presentations

  • 13:00-16:00
    Programme Specific Presentations
    During these three hours you will be able to hear specific study programme presentations, talk to academic counsellors and/or professors and/or visit the local study environment of your choice.
    The programme will thus depend on the interests of the international students who sign up for the Open Day.

Information on the programme specific presentations can be seen below:

Programme specific presentations: Arts

Presentations in Room M 1

  • 13.00-13.30 Erasmus Mundus Journalism
  • 13.30-14.00 Visual Anthropology
  • 14.00-14.30 Intercultural Studies
  • 14.30-15.00 Cognitive Science
  • 15.00-15.30 European Studies 

Presenters will be students from the particular programmes and Arts student advisors.


13:30-15:30

  • Optional tour of university campus at 13:30 and at 14:30 (approx. one hour)  
    Departure from Student Fair in Stakladen

Programme specific presentations: Aarhus BSS

13:00: 

  • Political Science: Professor Kim Mannemar will have meetings at a separate location – more information will follow 

Presentations in Preben Hornung Stuen

13.00-14.00

14.00-15.00

  • BSc in Economics and Business Administration by students Peer Woyczechowski and Lina Krafte

15.00-15.30


13:30-15:30

  • Optional tour of university campus at 13:30 and at 14:30 (approx. one hour)  
    Departure from Student Fair in Stakladen

Programme specific presentations: Natural Sciences and Technical Sciences

Presentations in Richard Mortensen Stuen

13:00-14:15

  • Studying at Natural Sciences and Technical Sciences
    Presenters will be a study advisor from the Faculty of Natural Sciences, a study advisor from the Faculty of Technical Sciences and then two current exchange students at AU. 


14:30-15:30

  • Optional tour of university campus at 14:30 (approx. one hour)
    Departure from Student Fair in Stakladen


Flying to Aarhus?

If you are getting to Aarhus by air and are not sure how to get to the city centre, we have made this short movie to help you:

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