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Job and career

Job and career

Graduates from Indoor Environmental and Energy Engineering have many possible career paths, both in private companies and the public sector.

Problem based learning and working in groups during your study programme will give you many useful skills that make you an attractive candidate on the job market. You know how to approach a problem and solve it in collaboration with other people, which is often how things are done in the “real world”. Furthermore, you have experience with collaborating with others from different professional and cultural backgrounds.

You can work with specific building assignments doing calculations, choosing materials, and supervising the construction process.

Your work tasks may include:

  • Energy efficient buildings
  • Alternative energy
  • Computer simulations of airflows
  • Indoor climate in offices and houses
  • Heating plants
  • Mechanical and natural ventilation

Examples of where graduates are now employed:

  • R&D in the private and public sector
  • Danish Technological Institute
  • Contracting industry
  • Consulting engineering companies
  • In EU working with patenting



More about the programme

Career guidance at AAU

The AAU Careers Centre can help you with your career planning and establishment of contacts in the business world.

Due to language barriers it can be difficult to find a relevant student job, and you cannot expect to get one. However, project collaboration can give you experience and network as well.

Learn more on the careers centre homepage