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The Headstart programme gives you a head start to a career in Denmark.

HEADSTART is a programme for international students at Aarhus University,  VIA University College, and Business Academy Aarhus made in collaboration with Studenterhus Aarhus. The programme offers multiple workshops, courses, talks, and networking opportunities provided by various actors in Central Denmark – all designed to help you find a job in Denmark.

By signing up in Conference manager, you will receive invitations for career activities relevant for you. None of the activities are mandatory, but if you attend at least 3 activities we will issue a diploma for your attendance at the end of the programme.
Below you can find links to overviews of relevant activities offered by the different programme providers.

Sign up for the HEADSTART programme here.


All participating institutions offer their own activities in the programme. You can join most activities regardless of your own attachment.

VIA University College
Aarhus University
Aarhus University Herning
Business Academy Aarhus
Studenterhus Aarhus


If you have any questions or inquiries, please contact:


International Coordinator, Studenterhus Aarhus

Sigrun Schaumburg-Müller at sigrun@studenterhusaarhus.dk

About Headstart
Headstart is a joint initiative by Business Region Aarhus, Business Region MidtVest and Copenhagen Capacity aimed to attract and retain highly qualified international professionals. Part of our programme aims to make it easier for you as an international student/graduate to find a job in Central Denmark. Read more about the programme here: https://www.headstartcareer.dk

Upcoming events

Find our upcoming events here, and stay tuned for sign up!

14.10.2021, 16:00-19:00

Studenterhus Aarhus

Do it like a Dane: Danish Hygge

For AU Nat-Tech students

18.10.2021, 14.10-15.30

Business Academy Aarhus

Room 1.38 / 139

Come and meet Novicell

For international students at Business Academy Aarhus

28.10.2021, 17:00-18:30


The Danish Political System & the Welfare Principles

For all international AU, VIA and Business Academy Aarhus students

08.11.2021, 17:00-18:30

Business Academy Aarhus

Get an insight to Arla Foods’ F15 Graduate Programme

For all international AU, VIA and Business Academy Aarhus students

11.11.2021, All day


Visit to Grundfos

For AU Nat-Tech students

24.11.2021, 17:00-18:30


The Danish Labor Market & Educational System

For all international AU, VIA and Business Academy Aarhus students


Studenterhus Aarhus

Christmas Celebration/Julehygge

For AU Nat-Tech students