New students

Energy Engineering, Mechatronic Control Engineering

Dear new student

Welcome to Aalborg University. We are pleased to welcome you to a dynamic and creative study environment offering you academic depth and highly professional standards.



When we approach 1 September your study secretary will send information via e-mail to you about when and where to start your study programme. She will also send a book list to you.

Welcome day

On the last Friday before study start, you are encouraged to attend the international welcome day. On the international welcome day, you will be registered and receive important practical information.

UniStart and Moodle

UniStart is an on online platform where you can find your Aalborg University e-mail address and order your student ID card.

You can log into UniStart by using the following link:
In order to log into UniStart, please use your registration number and password specified in your admission letter sent to your email address.

Moodle is Aalborg University’s Learning Management System for enrolled students, professors, and secretaries. Moodle contains semester plans, time table, course descriptions, and information regarding study-related activities, events, etc. This information will be available shortly before commencement of study, so please keep yourself informed.

You can log in to Moodle by using the following link:

The username for Moodle is your Aalborg University email address.
The password for Moodle is the password belonging to your Aalborg University email address.

When you are logged in, you will find tutorials for Moodle.

Contact information

Lisbeth Holm Nørgaard
Trine de Pont Nielsen is study secretary for the MSc programme in Energy Engineering. If you have questions regarding the study programme, please send Trine an e-mail at

We look forward to welcoming you.

Kind regards,
Aalborg University

Course schedule and book lists

Moodle is the intranet used at Aalborg University. Through this network, you can find important information about your study programme, such as course schedule, academic calendar, course descriptions, and book lists. Your information will be published in Moodle during the last two weeks before your semester starts.

If you do not see any information in Moodle when you log in, it is not yet available. We therefore recommend that you check back regularly.

In Moodle, you can also see how to get in touch with your study secretary, if you have questions regarding your study programme. Your study secretary can also contact you via your AAU email.

Info and videos on how to use Moodle

Moodle login

You can log in to Moodle as soon as you have received your AAU e-mail account. However, your information in Moodle may not be available before late August. 

To log into Moodle, you will need your AAU e-mail account details, which you got from UniStart.

  • Username to Moodle: your AAU e-mail address.
  • Password to Moodle: the same password that you use for your AAU e-mail account.

Link to Moodle