International applicants

At Aarhus University we are determined to attract the most talented PhD students from all over the world. Thus Talent Development is – together with Education, Research and Knowledge Exchange - one of Aarhus University’s core activities. 

Our perspective on PhDs as early career researchers, make Aarhus University very attractive for international talent and you apply on the same terms as Danish applicants.

With a PhD degree from Aarhus University you are trained to independently undertake high calibre research, development and teaching projects in the private and the public sectors.  

For further information on the  PhD degree programme at Aarhus University please see this page.

PhD scholarships (4+4) or a PhD fellowships (5+3) at Arts:

Moving to Denmark

Please be aware that the PhD scholarship/fellowship does not cover moving expenses or fees for the residence and work permit.


On arrival

Further information