Open Day at Aarhus University

Are you thinking of studying a full degree programme at Aarhus University? Do you want to experience the university live and talk to admissions, counsellors and other international students already studying here?

Come to the Open Day 8 February 2019!



Programme of the Open Day 9 February 2018

11:00-11:15 Registration

11:15-13:00 General Information for all Study Programmes

  • 11:15-11:20
    Welcome by International Director Rikke Nielsen
  • 11:20-11:45
    Introduction to Aarhus University and the international study programmes by Communications and Marketing Coordinator Gitte Bindzus Foldager
  • 11:45-12:05
    Introduction to student life at Aarhus University by current international students at Aarhus University
  • 12:05-12.50
    Presentation of admission requirements and application (and other) deadlines for Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes by AU Admission, including questions from the visitors
    Master´s programmes: venue Stakladen
    Bachelor's programmes: venue Preben Hornung Stuen
  • 12:50-13:00
    Introduction to student fair and programme specific presentations by Communications and Marketing Coordinator Gitte Bindzus Foldager

13:00-16:00 International Student Fair

  • 13:00-16:00
    International student fair
    Talk to admissions, student counsellors, career centre, housing coordinators and current international students. We are ready to answer all of your questions. You can also get a guided tour of the Aarhus University campus, get information on the Danish master programmes in China by the University Partnership Denmark-China, SDC, and meet the International Student House

    Free drinks and sandwiches are served during the fair.

13:00-16:00 Programme Specific Presentations

  • 13:00-16:00
    Programme Specific Presentations
    During these three hours you will be able to hear specific study programme presentations, talk to academic counsellors and/or professors and/or visit the local study environment of your choice.
    The programme will thus depend on the interests of the international students who sign up for the Open Day.
    Information on the programme specific presentations can be seen below:

Programme specific presentations: Arts

13:00-15:00
Meet student counselors and current students from the international degree programmes at Faculty of Arts
Room M 1
Bachelor’s degree programme in Cognitive Science
Master’s degree programmes in:

  • Intercultural Studies
  • International Studies
  • European Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Cognitive Semiotics
  • Sustainable Heritage Management
  • Human Security
  • Anthropology of Education and Globalisation

13:15-14:15
Programme specific presentations, Faculty of Arts
Room M 1.1

  • 13.15– 13.30 Cognitive Science/Cognitive Semiotics
  • 13.30– 13.45 Sustainable Heritage Management/Human Security
  • 13.45– 14.00 International Studies/European Studies
  • 14.00– 14.15 Intercultural Studies 

Optional tour of university campus at 13:30 and at 14:30 (approx. one hour)
Departure from Student Fair in Stakladen

Programme specific presentations: Aarhus BSS

13:30-14:30

  • BSc Economics and Business administration
    M 2
  • MSc Economics and Business administration
    Preben Hornung Stuen
  • BA Marketing and Management Communication
    M 2.2
  • MA Corporate Communication
    M 2.3

14:30-15:30

  • Tour of university campus
    Departure from Student Fair in Stakladen

Programme specific presentations: Science and Technology

13:20-14:20
Studying at Faculty of Science and Technology
Presenters will be study advisors from Faculty of Science and Technology
Richard Mortensen Stuen

14:30-15:30
Tour of university campus
Tour guides will be study advisors from Faculty of Science and Technology
Departure from Student Fair in Stakladen

Special programme for Computer Science:

13:20-15:30
Visit at Department of Computer Science
Departure from Student Fair in Stakladen


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