It has grown to become a leading public research university with international reach covering the entire research spectrum: Arts, Health, Science and Technology, Business and Social Science.

Aarhus University welcomes several international students at Bachelor's, Master's and PhD-level each semester. In fact 12% of AU's 39.000 students are international and they represent over 106 nationalities. International students are well-received and introduced to life at campus by the International Centre.