New students

Arrival and welcome

ARRIVAL session August 2022 - Campus Aalborg

Arrival session Tuesday 23 august and Thursday 25 August 2022

Venue; Online

AAU Admissions Office will host an online session on Tuesday 23 August 2022 from 10 AM to 11.30 AM (CET) and again on Thursday 25 August 2022 from 13.30 PM to 15 PM.

Here we will go through important information about life as a student in Denmark, including how to find and use the doctor, how to register for residence permit (only EU residents, as non-EU already have student visa) and how to register for the health insurance card.

We will send you a link for the online session via the Application Portal approximately a week before the session. 

New students must access the Need to do information and registration forms online (available below on this page).

Please note that you will still need to register with the Danish authorities in person at their locations. You can find the addresses  in the Need to do information and you must print and bring the forms for registration.

 

faq COVID-19 and Admission

 

MONDAY 29 august

GUIDED BUS TOUR OF AALBORG

Venue: Musikkens Plads, Musikkens Plads 1, 9000 Aalborg (at the right side of Musikkens Hus, when facing the harbour)

Take a free 50-minute guided bus tour around the city of Aalborg.

Departures on 14PM, 15PM, 16PM and 18PM. Show up 10 minutes before departure. 

 

TUESDAY 30 AUGUST 10AM

international Welcome day

Venue; Create, Rendsburggade 14, Aalborg

10.00 - 10.20 Vice Dean of education, Malene Gram, welcomes you to Aalborg University and Head of International House, Aalborg, Lasse Frimand Jensen welcomes you to the city of Aalborg.

10.20 – 11.00 Fair for Internationals in Aalborg – mingle and learn what Aalborg has to offer on sports, social gatherings and events, cultural and volunteer organizations and much more.

11.00 – 12.00 The following presentations runs in parallels of 60 minutes: (The presenters will change room, and you just stay in the same room)

  • Room 1: Crack the code to studying at AAU and working in Denmark by/AAU Career and Student Guidance
  • Room 2: Meet the University Chaplains & Language Center Aalborg. Learn how the University Chaplains can help you, regardless of religion – and get a taste of how to learn Danish from the Language Center

12.00 – 12.30 Sandwich

12.30 – 13.30 The following presentations runs in parallels of 60 minutes:

  • Room 2: Crack the code to studying at AAU and working in Denmark by/AAU Career and Student Guidance
  • Room 1: Meet the University Chaplains & Language Center Aalborg. Learn how the University Chaplains can help you, regardless of religion – and get a taste of how to learn Danish from the Language Center

13.40 – 14:20: Culture Crash Course - learn tips and tricks for studying at AAU from a former international student living in Aalborg & the student organization I-Life. Get inspiration of how to get to know Danes and studying in Denmark.

 

WEDNESDAY 31 AUGUST 10AM

guided tour on main campus breakfast & lunch included.

Venue; Canteen, Frederik Bajers Vej 7, 9220 Aalborg Øst!

Starts at 10am to 13.30 pm

Learn where to find the most important locations on main campus and join us for funny games. We will start with breakfast and end up with sandwiches.

Siriday

We have arranged a special SIRI day (City Centre) for EU/EEA students to get both their residence documents and CPR number.

All EU/EEA students will receive a link through the application portal (In July) to schedule an appointment the 31 August. The opening hours are from 8-15 on this specific day.

We also have the guided tour on campus the 31 August, so just drop by when you have done the registration part.

 

Wednesday 7 september 6.30pm

City Walk & International Night

City walk, Starting point: STUDENTERHUSET, Gl. Torv  10, 9000 Aalborg

Guided by your Buddies: see the city by foot. The walk will take you by local attractions as well as addresses that will be handy to know when you register with the Danish authorities.

International night, Venue: STUDENTERHUSET, Gl. Torv 10, 9000 Aalborg, starts around 8pm-ish. 

Come celebrate the first International Night of the semester at the Student House with cheap drinks and meet other international and Danish students. City walk ends at Studenterhuset where you can have a drink and get to know your fellow students after the walk.


Important documents for the danish AUTHORITIES

We advise you to go through the material and see the information film before your participate in the Online session.

Below you find some nice to know materials from varies organisations and societies for international students in Aalborg.