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Arrival and welcome

Study start

tuesday 1 September 2020

The official first day of studies for all - both Danish and international - new students at AAU CPH is Tuesday 1 September 2020 at A.C. Meyers Vænge 15, 2450 Copenhagen SV.

Dear new students at AAU CPH!

We are happy to welcome you on the Study Start Day 1 September 2020 where you will be introduced to your study, the campus and the social life on campus by the tutor team and your semester coordinators.

On the day you will be greeted by the tutors around and outside campus. They will guide you to your classroom for the day where you will receive information about all aspects of your life as a new student at AAU CPH.

This page will be updated with more details continuously towards your first day of study. The full program and details of the day will also be posted on this page.

The Study Start Day is planned according to the Danish national guidelines regarding the Corona Virus (2019-nCoV).


monday 31 August 2020

Welcome to all new international students!

We are looking forward to greet all of our new international students at our official AAU CPH Welcome Day on Monday 31 August 2020 at A.C. Meyers Vænge 15, 2450 Copenhagen SV.

The Welcome Day will be your first physical meeting with the university and will be filled with valuable information as well as being the social introduction to life as a student at AAU CPH.

The day will be organized so that you in smaller groups with your fellow classmates and our tutor team will be introduced to our campus, visit the Study Service Team, get to know more about AAU’s study life, official registration, and other practical information. During the day there will also be social activities so that you can get to know your classmates along with other students at AAU CPH.


The Welcome Day is planned according to the Danish national guidelines regarding the Corona virus (2019-nCoV). The program might be subject to change.

09:30 – 10:00: Doors open, meet up at your specific group room (see the room list below)
                        morning snack, coffee & tea

10:00 – 10:40: Welcome Speech & introduction

10:40 – 11:50: Start of the information sessions part I

11:50 – 12:30: Lunch

12:30 – 14:00: Information sessions part II

14:00 – 15:00: Networking and mingling
                        Afternoon snack, coffee & tea

All new international students at AAU CPH are expected to take part in the full program.
No pre-registration is required, but please make sure to be present in your specific group room latest at 10:00 (doors open at 09:30).
Breakfast, lunch, coffee, tea, water, and an afternoon snack are included in the program.


Please find your study program in the list below, where you can find your assigned group room. 

TIP: Visit AAU CPH’s room locater online, so you are prepared to find your way around campus when you arrive. Choose Copenhagen campus and type in the room numbers (not the letters A or B)

Can’t wait to get started? We recommend you to watch AAU’s film on “Arrival in Denmark”

For further questions or inquiries contact the international office at AAU CPH: international@cph.aau.dk


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