Aarhus University

  • Århus, Danmark.



Århus is a vibrant, modern city with a large number of students. It has been selected as the European Capital of Culture for 2017, and this probably reflects the large array of cultural events and offerings in history and art. Århus does also arrange ‘Kapsejlads’, which is one of Scandinavia’s largest student events. NMBU has an agreement within Science and Technology at this university. The faculty has several departments, and is spread over different campuses: Jylland, Fyn and Sjælland. Among other facilities, the faculty has the world’s largest biogas construction built for research purposes. The University was founded in 1928 and is today in the world's elite within several fields of research. 

Aarhus Universitet

About the agreement

NMBU has both an Erasmus and a Nordplus agreement with the Faculty of Science and Technology. The following subject areas are covered: Natural sciences, chemistry, mathematics, physics, environment, biology, food, agriculture, engineering sciences and animal sciences.

The Faculty of Science and Technology is a part of the NOVA network (the Nordic Forestry, Veterinary and Agricultural University Network), which NMBU is also an active member in. Among other things, NOVA arranges intensive 1-2 week courses for Master’s and PhD students.

Who can apply

For all agreements within the Nordplus and Erasmus network it is necessary to have attained 60 credits on your current NMBU program before commencing on an exchange study abroad.

Language of teaching 

Mostly Danish at bachelor’s level, and English at master’s level.

Semester timing

Autumn semester: September – January.
Spring semester: February - June.

Tuition Fees

Nordplus students must continue to pay for NMBU’s semester fees, plus register with NMBU whilst they are on exchange. However, it is not necessary to pay any types of fee at the partner university.


The university can offer help in finding accommodation.

Aarhus waterfront

Published 31. October 2016 - 17:42 - Updated 19. July 2019 - 7:54