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International course collaboration

NorDoc - Nordic Doctoral Training in Health Sciences

It is the aim of NorDoc to provide free access to all courses – both scientific and transferable skills - for doctoral candidates affiliated with a NorDoc member.  

The Graduate School of Health is one of the founding partners in the NorDoc network. All PhD students at the graduate school can participate in PhD short courses at the NorDoc partner institutions free of charge.

Financial support

In 2021, you can get financial support when attending a PhD course in the NorDoc collaboration - both nationally and abroadFind a list of all NorDoc partners.

As a PhD student, you can apply for up to DKK 10,000 to cover travel and accommodation costs in connection with course attendance (one or more courses). You can attend all PhD courses at the NorDoc partner institutions free of charge.  

How to apply for financial support

You apply for financial support with the form “Application form for funding to stay abroad and/or courses” which can be found in the right sidebar. 

You may submit applications to the graduate school no later than 14 days before attending the course/leaving for your stay abroad.

How to apply for courses

Find a list of all courses offered by the NorDoc partner institutions at the NorDoc website.
You will apply for course attendance via the responsible institution.  

How to get ECTS accreditation

Once you have attended a PhD course in the NorDoc collaboration, please submit an application for approval of an external course. You do not need a preapproval of PhD courses offered in the NorDoc collaboration.

European Educational Programme in Epidemiology (EEPE)

Faculty of Health and the European Educational Programme in Epidemiology (EEPE) have established a PhD level course collaboration. The yearly summer course offered by EEPE in Florence, Italy is approved as part of the training and course programme for PhD students at the Graduate School of Health.

Learn more about the EEPE summer course

University of São Paolo

To support the strategic collaboration between research groups within the health sciences at Aarhus University and University of São Paulo it has been decided that guest PhD students from University of São Paulo can participate free of charge in PhD short courses offered by the Graduate School of Health Sciences.

Learn more about the course collaboration.

Currently, there is no identical course agreement to benefit the PhD students from the Graduate School of Health. However, you can apply for financial support in connection with attending external courses abroad, if you attend an external course according to the conditions mentioned in the section "How to finance external courses". In such case,  the graduate school will be able to cover the study fee of the course (as a minimum).

Learn what else the collaboration between AU and USP covers.