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Departments

Aarhus University is organised in twenty-seven strong academic departments. These departments will form the basis for academic synergies, as well as making further specialisation possible – thereby strengthening the research environments and the university’s other core activities.

Below you can see a list of the departments at Aarhus University divided according to subject area.

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Faculty

Subject Area

IdParentNameHovedområdeFaglighed
1 0 Agroecology, Department of 3 4,8,9
2 0 Business Development and Technology, Department of 4 1,3,5,8,9,12,13
3 0 Biomedicine, Department of 2 14
4 0 Bioscience, Department of 3 8,9
5 0 Computer Science, Department of 3 3
6 0 Business Communication, Department of 4 1,12,13
7 0 Public Health, Department of 2 14
8 0 Physics and Astronomy, Department of 3 9
9 0 Food Science, Department of 3 4
10 0 Geoscience, Department of 3 8,9
11 0 Animal Science, Department of 3 4,9
12 0 Engineering, Department of 3 4,8,9
13 0 Aarhus University School of Engineering 3 4,8,9
14 0 Law, Department of 4 7,12
15 0 Chemistry, Department of 3 4,8,9
16 0 Clinical Medicine, Department of 2 14
17 0 Culture and Society, School of 1 2,6,7,10,11,13
18 0 Management, Department of 4 1,7,10,12
19 0 Mathematics, Department of 3 3,9
20 0 Environmental Science, Department of 3 8,9
21 0 Molecular Biology and Genetics, Department of 3 4,8,9,14
22 0 Dentistry, Department of 2 14
23 0 Psychology and Behavioural Sciences, Department of 4 7,10
24 0 Forensic Medicine, Department of 2 14
25 0 Political Science, Department of 4 1,12
26 0 Education, Danish School of 1 10
27 0 Communication and Culture, School of 1 5,6,13
28 0 Economics and Business Economics, Department of 4 1,12
29 17 Anthropology, Department of 1 2,6,7,10,11,13
30 17 Global Studies, Department of 1 2,6,7,10,11,13
31 17 History and Classical Studies, Department of 1 2,6,7,10,11,13
32 17 Philosophy and History of Ideas, Department of 1 2,6,7,10,11,13
33 17 The Study of Religion, Department of 1 2,6,7,10,11,13
34 17 Archaeology, Department of 1 2,6,7,10,11,13
36 17

Theology, Department of

1 2,6,7,10,11,13
37  27 English, Department of  1 5,6,13 
38 27 Digital Design and Information Studies, Department of 1 5,13
39 27 Comparative Literature and Rhetoric, Department of 1 5,13
40 27 Media and Journalism Studies, Department of     1 5,13
41 27 German and Romance Languages, Department of 1 5,6,13
42 27 Art History, Aesthetics & Culture and Museology, Department of 1 5
43 27Scandinavian Studies and Experience Economy, Department of1 5,6,13  
44 27 Linguistics, Cognitive Science and Semiotics, Department of  1 5,13
45 27Dramaturgy and Musicology, Department of 5,6
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