Centres of Excellence

The Danish National Research Foundation (DNRF) works at strengthening Danish research through larger-scale investment in long-term basic research endeavours. The main strategy of the foundation is to establish and fund Centres of Excellence. At present, the Danish National Research Foundation finances more than 40 centres. 14 Centres of Excellence are located at Aarhus University, as well as three Danish-Chinese research centres, funded by the Danish National Research Foundation: