active in developing the competences for the global labour market
of the future (from the strategy of AARHUS TECH)
educations at AARHUS TECH aim at developing the international
competences of the students. That is done in different ways
depending on the education, industry and the international
relations we have.
cooperate on EU and Nordic projects in all 10 vocational
departments and are always looking for learning opportunities for
students and staff
cooperate with a large number of VET school in Europe.
Approximately 75 students from AARHUS TECH take part in a 3 or 4
weeks program organised by one of our partners. Most often, it is a
combination of school and work placement. We also receive a growing
number of exchange students in AARHUS TECH.
placement all over the world
As part of
the Danish VET law student can choose a work placement in a company
abroad. The Danish PIU system ensures that the work placement is
recognised and validated into the Danish VET education.
10 to 20
students from AARHUS TECH take their work placement in a company
abroad. We are always interested in cooperating with companies
interested in Danish VET-students.
companies can also choose to station their students abroad during
their placement. In both cases the Danish PIU system provides
financial support to either the student or the Danish
You do not
have to travel around the world to achieve international
competences. In cooperation with other vocational schools in our
region we focus on developing approaches, activities and material
which integrate an international perspective in the day-to-day
example of an activity is inviting a polish carpenter working in a
large construction site in Aarhus to share his story and experience
with education in Poland and work in Denmark.