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Future and career


Kick-off your future and career during your studies by learning Danish, getting a part time job or acquiring other skills relevant to the job market. As a student at Aarhus University you have access to both the local Career Service Centre at your faculty and to career programme for all international students at Aarhus University such as HEADSTART or Future Talent Denmark.  

Throughout the year your local Career Centre and the programme organizes offer career workshops and activities – connecting you directly with employers in Central Denmark before graduation. Some programmes also organizes events with a more social and cultural focus for career minded students to learn more about studying and working in Denmark.    

Meet the Career service centres at AU


How do I find the first job? What makes you qualified? How do you write a CV or a motivation letter? Get in contact with our Career Service Centre at your faculty, attend some of our workshops and get advice on a more personal level.


Career activities at Aarhus University

When and Where  OrganiserWhat

9, 12 March 9-11 AM 

Entrepreneurship - Business Modelleing: More information and sign up

9 March 1-3 PM

Entrepreneurship  - Investor Readiness: More information and sign up

10 March 8.30-9.30 AM

Entrepreneurship  - Leadership in a digital start up: More information and sign up
23 March 1-3 PMEntrepreneurship  - Introduction to IP: More information and sign up
23 March 9-11 AM  Entrepreneurship  - Value Proposition: More information and sign up
13 April 3-4 PMAarhus BSS Career ServiceCareer focus - CV and Application - You might be good at describing your experience and competences in your CV. However, this webinar will still give you concrete advice on how to highlight your skills even better. More information and sign up  
14 April 12-4 PM  Aarhus BSS Career Service  Career focus - Matchday -  This is a great opportunity for you to be inspired about your career path and to learn more about specific graduate positions, student jobs and project collaborations. The event is for students at Aarhus University, Herning - sign up
20 April
7-9 PM  Aarhus

Career focus - Do it like a Dane: Life after Graduation - sign up

What can you expect from life after graduation? What can your union do for you, and why is it an integral part of the Danish system? What is an A-kasse and why is it important to know? Join us to find out all the practical information, you need to know to begin your life as a graduate in Denmark. The event will also include a short introduction to the Danish CV and cover letter.

20 May 
4-7 PM  Aarhus

Social networking - Do it like a Dane: Danish Summer - sign up

Join us for a traditional Danish summer evening. Learn how to make the most of the long summer nights here with a BBQ and an introduction to some traditional outdoor games.

22 June 
7-9 PM Aarhus   

Social networking - Do it like a Dane: Graduation Celebration - sign up

Congratulations you did it! Join us for a graduation celebration with cake and bubbles. After the big welcome, mingle with ex-pats already working in Denmark, unions and a-kasser, clubs and associations and others that can help you get the best start at life as a graduate.