Deep insight, wide horizons

Established in 1928, Aarhus University has since developed into a major Danish university with a strong international reputation across the entire research spectrum.

Aarhus University places a high value on close collaboration with business and industry, and takes pride in its deep involvement in the development of the society of which it is part.


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Architecture and history

Aarhus University’s main campus is located in the heart of Aarhus near the historic city centre. Its distinctive yellow brick buildings, designed by C.F. Møller, provide an inspiring framework for the university’s academic and social life, set in the hills and tranquil lakes of the University Park.