Aarhus University (AU) has 38,000 students, including about 1,900 PhD students and close to 700 postdoctoral scholars together with 8,000 employees. The four faculties - Aarhus Faculty of Arts, Aarhus Faculty of Science and Technology, Aarhus Faculty of Health Sciences and Aarhus School of Business & Social Sciences – cover the entire research spectrum including basic research, applied research, strategic research and research based advice to the authorities.
AU is number 97 at the Leiden Ranking (2016), number 107 at the QS World University Ranking (2015), and number 106 of 17,000 universities on the Times Higher Education World University Ranking (2015).
Aarhus School of Business and Social Sciences holds the distinguished AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS accreditations and ranks among the largest business schools in Europe. The faculty has a strong track record in studies of climate, energy and renewable energy regulation and policy.