Thinking about studying a semester abroad? What about India?

As a student at Aarhus University you have excellent scholarship opportunities. Novozymes and Aarhus University invite you to an information session about the scholarship programme between India and Denmark.

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The programme is funded by the Henning Holck-Larsen Foundation and Novozymes A/S and focuses on bachelor, master and PhD students within biotechnology.

It is a great opportunity for students from Aarhus University to study for a semester in India. The programme also supports young researchers’ stays in India.


The aim of the scholarship program is also to strengthen the cultural links between India and Aarhus University, and to give individual students and researchers the opportunity to develop personally as well as professionally.


Fields of study

Eligible students and researchers must work in the field of biotechnology, defined as:

“The study of advanced technological application that uses biological systems, living organisms, or derivatives thereof, to make or modify products or processes for industrial or scientific use, excluding technology which is exclusively or mainly for pharmaceutical applications”.


The meeting will take place at

September 9, 11-13

Building 1652, room 120 (NOTE: New location)


International Director, Ms. Ulla Gjørling will introduce the scholarship program.


Programme of the session

11.00-11.15: Introduction to the exchange program

11.15-11-45: Working at Novozymes in India, Mr. Steffen Danielsen

11.45-12.15: How would studying in India benefit you as a student? Associate Professor Suresh Rattan, Molecular Biology

12.15-12.40: Lunch and mingle

12.40-13.00: Information on the application procedure


Please sign up for the event here (deadline: 6th of September) (if the webshop is not working - please just send an email to Catalina Kjær,


If you have any questions regarding the event, please do not hesitate to contact International Coordinator, Catalina Kjær,