New students

Industrial Design


On the behalf of the Study Board of Architecture and Design, we warmly welcome you to the Industrial Design study program at Aalborg University

We look forward to meeting you, and we hope that your stay here will be as pleasant and rich in learning as possible.

Welcome day and first day of studies

Welcome day for international students: there only be online sessions. Read more here.

Study start:  2nd September

When we approach study start you will receive information regarding commencement of study from your study secretary including meeting place and time.


UniStart is an on online platform where you can find your Aalborg University email 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, book list, course descriptions, and information regarding study-related activities, events etc. This information will be available shortly before study start, around 15 August, so please keep yourself informed.

You can log in to Moodle by using the following link:
The username for Moodle is your Aalborg University e-mail 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.

Please note that you are expected to have activated your AAU card and AAU email and checked out Moodle, when you show up for the semester introduction.


All new international students, and students who have not previously worked with PBL, must participate in a mandatory study activity that gives an introduction to the AAU learning philosophy of Problem-based Learning as well as gives a general introduction to studying at Architecture and Design.


The study programme at Architecture takes place in Aalborg city centre. The address is Rendsburggade 14.

Contact Information

If you have questions about the programme, you are more than welcome to contact your study secretary, semester coordinator or your student counsellors.

Semester secretary: Christina S. Andreasen

Semester coordinator: Christian Tollestrup

Student counsellors for Architecture and Design

Study Board of Architecture and Design

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