Summer courses at Aarhus University, Denmark 1 July – 14 August

 January 2015 E xte rna l R e la ti ons Summer courses at Aarhus University, Denmark 1 July – 14 August 2015 Aarhus University offers more than 70 summer courses within different fields of study at Bachelor’s and Master’s level. All courses are taught in English. Courses AU offers both 5 and 10 ECTS summer courses within the following academic areas: Business, Social Sciences, Science, Technology, Health and Humanities. The lengths of the courses vary but the courses start no earlier than 1 July and end no later than 14 August. You can either choose to study one 10 ECTS course or two 5 ECTS courses which don’t overlap. Find course information at: http://www.au.dk/en/summeruniversity/ausummeruniversity/ Application procedure The LU application period is 1-­‐15 February 2015. The link to the application, including application instructions, will be available at the following websites during the application period: www.lu.se/sommarkurs-­‐utomlands (in Swedish) www.lunduniversity.lu.se/summercourses-­‐abroad (in English) Admission requirements Include the following documents in your application to LU: 1. CV 2. A statement of purpose (your description of motivating factors for, and expected outcomes from, participating in the summer course/courses). 3. A copy of your Bachelor's degree diploma (if you are a Master student) 4. A transcript of records and a certificate of registration (showing your previous and current studies) 5. A document from your department stating that you can transfer the credits (tillgodoräkna in Swedish) from AU into your transcript from LU. Please include the names of the course/courses. 6. Check the course webpages to find out if there are any specific requirements for the course/course you are interest in: http://www.au.dk/en/summeruniversity/ausummeruniversity/ Postal address External Relations, Lund University, P.O. Box 117, SE-221 00 Lund, Sweden.
Algatan 4, Telephone Int. +46 46 -222 00 00 Telefax Int. +46 46 222 41 11
Internet http://www.lunduniversity.lu.se/
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2 Aarhus University In recent years, Aarhus University has been moving up in the most important international rankings. Among over 17,000 universities world-­‐wide, Aarhus University is ranked in the top 100 by several influential rankings. The city of Aarhus consists of 319 000 inhabitants of which 15% are students. http://www.au.dk/en/ AU Summer University AU Summer University welcomes both international and Danish students to their courses. Last summer, more than 1500 students from 60 counties decided to spend part of their summer studying at AU. The university offers an exciting social programme (700-­‐1200 DKK) to offset your highly focused studies. Among the activities offered are cultural nights, international dinners, and daytrips to the surrounding area. Scholarship There is no tuition fee for exchange students from Lund University. Selected exchange students will receive a Nordplus Express Mobility scholarship via Lund University. The maximum amount is 500 euros per student. Expected costs Nominated exchange students from Lund University are required to pay travel costs, living expenses, course materials, visa costs (if applicable) and accommodation. AU Summer University can assist with furnished accommodation from 3200-­‐4500 DKK. For more information, please visit http://www.au.dk/en/summeruniversity/housing/ According to AU’s student budget calculation, the course material costs about 400 DKK per month and food is about 1000 DKK. Insurance All accepted students will be covered by Kammarkollegiet’s Student UT insurance. The insurance is valid two weeks prior to, and after, the summer course. The student is covered 24-­‐hours a day in the country of study. More information about the insurance terms and conditions can be found at: http://www.kammarkollegiet.se/insurance http://www.kammarkollegiet.se/forsakringsavdelningen/studentforsakring/student-­‐ut-­‐dig-­‐som-­‐ska-­‐
studera-­‐utomlands Contact person Hilda Fhager Student Experience and Mobility Division of External Relations Lund University E-­‐mail: hilda.fhager@er.lu.se Visiting address: Stora Algatan 4