Excellence in research and teaching
generates knowledge 
to the benefit of society

Aarhus University is committed to quality and the ceaseless quest for the research breakthroughs which can help solve complex challenges – locally, nationally and globally.

The university’s research is increasingly international, intersectoral and interdisciplinary, which helps drive the university’s research achievements to new heights.


  • More research facilities

Responsible conduct of research

The university's policy for responsible conduct of research ensures quality and credibility in the academic work.

Aarhus University has adopted procedures to ensure that all employees have access to confidential counselling on issues related to the responsible conduct of research.

Engineering creates solutions to global challenges

Research in engineering contributes to new, sustainable solutions to some of the world's greatest challanges withing health, food, environment, energy, computer technology, mechanics, materials and construction.