About Aalborg University


All degree programmes and research activities at Aalborg University are problem and project-based.
Through strong interplay between staff and students and intense collaboration with public and private sectors, we offer degree programmes with a real-world approach and provide world-class research.
This results in new insights, new solutions to societal challenges and knowledge that changes the world.

Organisation & management

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Figures and facts

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Aalborg University Profile

AAU's profile brochure 2020

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Strategy 2022-2026

The strategy for AAU Knowledge for the world 2022-2026 builds upon the former strategy work from 2016-2021. AAU's vision is to be a mission-oriented university, that creates knowledge in conjunction with other partners.

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Problem based learning

AAU is internationally renowned as a leading educational institution within problem based learning (PBL). 

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International Cooperation

As a university with a strong international profile, AAU is involved in a large number of international institutional networks and partnerships.

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Ranking of Aalborg University

AAU is placed upon many of the renowned ranking list among the worlds approximately 17.000 universities and is in general among the top 3 %.

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History and Honorary Doctors

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Facts about the Faculties at Aalborg University

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Aalborg University
Fredrik Bajers Vej 7K, 9220 Aalborg East

Aalborg University
P.O. Box 159, DK - 9100 Aalborg

Tel.: (+45) 9940 9940
VAT no.: DK 29102384

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