Study at Business Academy Aarhus, School of Applied Sciences

A flexible pathway to higher education.

Choosing a programme is a major life decision, and finding out which programme is right for you is not always easy.

When you embark on a higher education programme with us, you'll get:

  • a top-quality internationally recognised degree
  • combined theory and practice in small classes of 20-35 students, which ensures close contact between lecturer and students
  • focus on learning in small teams, with real-life cases in collaboration with companies
  • a compulsory internship as well as excellent job opportunities during and after your studies
  • a great international experience in a vibrant, active and culturally diverse city
  • Danish lessons on campus
  • plenty of other social activities

A truly international focus

We have about 100 international students from many places around the world. If you choose one of our programmes taught exclusively in English, you will study with students from many different countries. All teaching and the exams are in English. Internationalisation not only takes place in the classrooms but also in the many social activities we offer.

Prepare for the future with your internship

As a student at Business Academy Aarhus, you will take part in a compulsory internship where you will be able to use your knowledge in practice. This 2-5 month internship will give you a chance to experience:

  • Relevant real-life learning in a company
  • Networking and experience that may lead to a future job
  • Working in an international company

Your career starts with your education

No matter whether you are looking for an internship or your first job after graduation, Business Academy Aarhus’s Student and Career Counselling can provide you with the inspiration, tools and assistance you need. As an Academy student, you can participate in various courses and workshops to get help with applications, CVs and job interviews. We also provide individual assistance and advice.

Facilities and offers for students

Learning Danish helped Silvia integrate into the Danish community

Learning Danish is important because it helps you integrate into society. Silvia notes, “Yes, people speak English, but it will be easier to get to them and their culture if you speak Danish.”

Meet Silvia here
Student Survival Guide

Student survival guide

Get relevant info and guidelines for being an international student in Aarhus and Denmark.

Visit the online survival guide

Academic Calendar

The dates below give an overall idea of the academic calendar (autumn and spring semester) at Business Academy Aarhus.

Semester / holidays


Autumn semester start

1st – 4th semester: Mid to late August
5th – 6th semester: Mid-August

Winter holidays

From the 23rd December and return on the 2nd of January, or first weekday after the 2nd January.

Spring semester start

1st – 4th semester: Late January/Early February
5th – 6th semester: Late January/Early February

Easter holidays

3 days prior to Easter, and Easter days including Easter Monday

Summer holidays

1 July to mid-August

The exam period is usually in December/January and May/June, but some programmes are organised with continuous exam projects throughout the semester.

All programmes create an activity calendar for each semester with the exact dates for planned activities and exams. The programme specific activity calendars will be available just prior to the semester start.