Aalborg University

Denmark

=31st

150 Under 50 Rankings 2016

201-250th

World University Rankings 2017

Fredrik Bajers Vej 5
P.O. Box 159
DK - 9220 Aalborg
Denmark
+45 9940 9940
aau@aau.dk
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More about Aalborg University

Aalborg University (AAU), placed in three large cities in Denmark, has a wide range of English-taught bachelor and master programs, which gives the students great opportunities. AAU has been providing students with academic excellence, cultural engagement and personal development since its inception in 1974. 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, and AAU is thus in the top 2% the world's 17,000 universities.

AAU is unique in many ways but one leading thing is the study method called “The Aalborg Model for Problem Based Learning (PBL)”. The method is highly respected both nationally and internationally, and the students obtain important academic and social dimension in both group projects and research (http://www.en.aau.dk/education/problem-based-learning/). AAU offers education and research within the fields of natural sciences, social sciences, humanities, technical and health sciences.

AAU main campus is in Aalborg, which in 2016 was elected as the happiest city in Europa by Business Insider. Beside a great city to study in, you can get a large network as a student at AAU, while many international students and teachers has their daily present at the university, and through the PBL you will have a close relationship to the other students as well as your supervisors and teachers. This is just a few of many reasons why AAU is a great university to study at. If you need more reasons check out: http://www.en.aau.dk/education/study-in-scandinavia#pbl .

AAU currently consolidates and further develops its profile as a dynamic and innovative research and educational institution oriented towards the surrounding world. It is characterized 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. Interested in more details about AAU, and the kind of university it is, check out AAU’s webpage: http://www.en.aau.dk/about-aau/  .

AAU is divided into several faculties which all offer several English-taught programs beside the Danish taught. Check out the English-taught Bachelor programs at: http://www.en.aau.dk/education/bachelor/, and the English-taught Master programs at: http://www.en.aau.dk/education/master/.

Contact Details:

Main Campus – Aalborg

Fredrik Bajers Vej 5,
DK 9220 Aalborg
P.O. Box 159, DK - 9100 Aalborg
Denmark
Phone: +45 9940 9940
E-mail: aau@aau.dk
VAT no.: DK 29102384
http://www.en.aau.dk/

Campus – Esbjerg

Niels Bohrs Vej 8
DK 6700 Esbjerg
Denmark
Phone: + 45 9940 9940
Email: campus@esbjerg.aau.dk
http://www.en.esbjerg.aau.dk/

Campus – Copenhagen:

A.C. Meyers Vænge 15
DK 2450 Copenhagen SV
Denmark
Phone: +45 9940 3770
Email: aau@aau.dk
http://www.en.cph.aau.dk/

Key Statistics:
  • 19,286
    Students
  • 17.4
    Student:Staff Ratio
  • 15%
    International Students
  • 48 : 52
    Female:Male Ratio

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