Education and programmes at AAU

Programmes and courses offered at AAU

Find programmes and courses at Aalborg UniversityThe Study Guide provides you with information about being a student at Aalborg University and holds a complete list of the large number of programmes and courses offered at AAU in the three university towns: Aalborg, Esbjerg and Copenhagen.

Find programmes at bachelor and master’s levels in the Study Guide





About the programmes and the learning model at AAU

Problem based learning at AAU - The Aalborg ModelAalborg University is internationally renowned as a leading educational institution within problem based learning (PBL). Through problem based learning AAU wishes to secure flexible interaction between theory and practice in the programmes. One of the principles of the PBL model is the fact that the students work on a problem oriented basis and complete projects of an advanced academic standard.

The research based programmes at Aalborg University provide the students with a competence profile which is in high demand in the business world. Within all main areas, AAU offers academic programmes, including elite programmes and profession programmes, adapted to the needs of students as well as of the private and public sectors


Ph.D. student at Aalborg University

Ph.D. student at Aalborg University (AAU)Aalborg University graduates combine high academic qualifications with strong social, cooperational, innovative and communicative competences. In order to become a Ph.D. student at AAU, contact one of the doctoral schools/Ph.D. schools. The objective of these schools is to educate Ph.D. students at a high academic and international level. The schools have responsibility for the development of the Ph.D. programmes offered. The doctoral schools are affiliated to the AAU faculties:


Continuing Education at Aalborg University

Continuing Education at Aalborg University - part-time master programmesWith the changes in society towards a situation in which knowledge is a central competitive parameter, the need for continuing education is increasing.

Continuing Education is for you who wants to gain academics with enhanced possibilities of developing your competences by participating in the broad selection of the university’s part-time master’s programmes, single subjects, tailor-made courses, long distance teaching, etc. The programmes in Continuing Education are offered in areas demonstrating a financially sustainable demand.

Find part-time master’s programmes at the website for Continuing Education at AAU.