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Welcome day for new Master's students in Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science, would like to welcome all our new master students - Danish and international - to the department!

Join us, for a chance to meet your co-students, get practical information, meet relevant staff and participate in an optional tour of the department. All to make sure you are ready to start your master studies on August 28.

  • Date: August 25, 2023.  

  • Time: 9:30-12:45 (+ optional tour) 

  • Location: Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University, Aabogade 34, 8200 Aarhus N. Room: 5510-104 - small auditorium in INCUBA. 


9:30-10:00: Arrival and coffee.  

10:00-10:30: Welcome by Head of Department Kaj Grønbæk.  

10.30-10.40: Ice Breaker: Who has chosen what specialization? by Gitte & Sofia  

10.40-11.10: Introduction to your education and specializations by Andreas Olsen.  

11:10-11:25: Tips and tricks from student counselor Nikolaj Beck Mikkelsen.  

11.25-11.40: Tips and tricks from two master students Zijun and Ivan.   

11.40-11.55: Introduction to PhD studies by Professor Anders Møller and PhD student Mille Lunding. 11.55-12.00: Introduction to DSAU  

12.00-12.20: Destination Aarhus – your contact to the IT companies in and around Aarhus University.  

12.20: Eat sandwiches, socialize with your new classmates, and ask questions to the speakers. 

12:45: (Optional) Tour of the department by Simon Hoggan (Christina is back-up if there are many registrants).  

15:00 – The Friday bar opens in the Nygaard building. 


Registration: A link to register for the welcome day will be sent to all new master students at the department via their AU-email in the beginning of August. 

Aarhus University Introduction Days for Internationals

The welcome day at Computer Science is an addition to the Introduction Days for internationals organized by Aarhus University. We recommend you participate in the full program. See program for August 20-23: https://international.au.dk/life/studentscomingtoau/prepareyourarrival/au-intro-days/internationalfulldegree/


If you have any questions, please contact the relevant AU Staff:

We look forward to meeting you!


Gitte Bindzus Foldager

Communications and Recruitment Manager AU Student Administration and Services - International Office

Sofia Hedegaard Rasmussen

Communications Manager Department of Computer Science

Patrick from Germany came to Aarhus to study a master degree in Computer Science. During his studies he got a student job at Danske Bank, which led him to a job as full-time developer for MobilePay. Today, we works as Cloud Data Solution Architect Consultant at Capgemini.

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