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

Example Courses Students Have Taken Previously


Molecular Processes in the Cell

Physical Biochemistry

Introduction to Molecular Biology



Introductory Geology

Earth's Renewable Energy Sources


Climate Through Earth's History



Eukaryotic Research Organisms

Protein and Carbohydrate Biotechnology

Cell Biology in Health, Ageing and Disease

Molecular Biology Project

RNA Molecular Biology



Animal Diseases and Hygiene

Organic Livestock Farming

Soil Science

Agricultural Ecotoxicology




Statistical Analysis of Neuro-imaging Data

Neuroanatomy, Neurotransmission and Brain Diseases

Biofluid Mechanics

Data Science in Bioinformatics





Inorganic Chemistry II: Advanced Inorganic Chemistry

Published 31. October 2016 - 17:42 - Updated 5. May 2021 - 13:24