Sometimes it can be difficult to navigate the Danish system, thus, our international service coordinator, Helle Karvonen, is here to assist you. Helle is able to assist you in the following areas: registration with the public authorities, opening of a bank account, tax issues/getting a tax card, housing, insurance, pension and Danish courses. This service is aimed at international employees, their families, and guests connected to Foulum.
Upon arrival we provide you with a welcome package containing important on-arrival information and general information about what both Denmark and Aarhus University have to offer during your stay.
Foulum will host relevant events (both professional and social) for internationals during the semesters. You can always ask for information about the events and how to sign up at our help desk. See the coming events.
The help desk for internationals was set up in September 2013 as a response to a growing number of internationals coming to campus Foulum. It is a local extension of the International Academic Staff help desk in Aarhus. The help desk is working in close collaboration with the International Academic Staff department in Aarhus and the PhD Secretaries in Foulum.
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Foulum hosts both professional and social events for internationals, these events are held during the semester at Foulum campus. The professional events are organised by Helle Karvonen, whereas the social events are organized by the International Club (AU Foulum).
The International Club aims at promoting a social environment for both internationals and Danes. The club plans, organises and initiates English language activities for the benefit of foreign and Danish staff and PhD students. There are plans for talks, walks, parties, and excursions on the club's agenda.
Agro Business Park is Denmark’s only science park focusing on entrepreneurship and innovation within agriculture, food processing, bioenergy, and environment technology.
Agro Business Park functions as an incubator. Hence they offer facilities, guidance, and network for knowledge-based start-up businesses in the agro-science sector.
The business council wants to promote and strengthen the development of businesses in Viborg Municipality. They facilitate contacts and assist entrepeuneurs. Their activities cover seminars, meetings, courses, conferences, award shows etc. which focus on Viborg and business.
You can find more information about practical matters via this link.
The following information is targeted at administrators who assist international academic staff at Campus Foulum. Thus, the information is in Danish.