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Study at Aalborg University, a top-ranked institution located in northern Denmark

Monday - October 26, 2015

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Have you ever thought of studying in Scandinavia? This region is well known worldwide because of the excellence in its teaching system and its peaceful lifestyle. Aalborg University (AAU) benefits from this, and it has been providing students with academic excellence, cultural engagement and personal development since its inception in 1974. It offers education and research within the fields of natural sciences, social sciences, humanities, technical and health sciences.

AAU currently consolidates and further develops its profile as a dynamic and innovative research and educational institution oriented towards the surrounding world. It is characterised by combining a keen engagement in local, regional, and national issues with an active commitment to international collaboration. With a persistent dedication to the pursuit of excellence, Aalborg University offers supreme educational experiences across a broad spectrum of academic fields.

Despite the fact that AAU is a fairly young university, it is already ranking amongst the best and most acknowledged international universities in the world. Aalborg University strives to better its position for the future by constantly raising the bar in order to maintain a strong learning curve. In recent years Aalborg University has risen up the international lists of university rankings. The great majority of ranking lists name Aalborg University in the top 2% the world’s 17,000 universities.

Aalborg University awards Bachelor’s, Master’s, Ph.D. and Doctoral degrees in various fields within the different programmes, institutes and centres. In 2013 180 students received a Ph.D. degree.

More than 19.000 students are enrolled at Aalborg University, ranging from students at preparatory courses through doctoral-level candidates. Approximately 4.900 students are enrolled at the Faculty of Humanities, 5.577 students at the Faculty of Social Sciences and 8.600 at the Faculty of Engineering, Science and Medicine. Check out how is the student life in Aalborg!

Reasons for choosing to study at Aalborg University:

  • The Aalborg Model for Problem Based Learning (PBL)
  • No tuition for students from the EU/EEA and AAU partner universities
  • Informal Student-Teacher Relationship
  • Friendships through Group Work
  • Academic English at a High Level
  • Danish/Scandinavian values
  • Free health insurance

Click here if you would like to learn more about Aalborg University.