Boards of studies and directors of studies

Boards of studies

The three boards of studies: The Board of Studies of Natural Sciences, The Board of studies for engineering sciences (BSE) and The Board of Studies of Agriculture, Food and Veterinary Sciences (BSA) process all applications for dispensation regarding exams and advanced approval and final approval of credit transfers. The boards of studies also handle the composition of the programmes and the courses offered.

Click below to see the boards of studies representatives as well as agendas and minutes of meetings.

The Board of Studies Support and Degree Programme Quality Assurance unit (SNUK) handles dispensation and credit transfer cases for the board of studies, Bachelor’s and Master’s degree contracts, temporary enrolment, applications for re-admission, administrative transfers, study inactivity, academic regulations, quality assurance of degree programmes, examination appeals, etc.

Note: Apply for dispensation and credit transfer via

Use the emails below to contact the boards of studies:

Directors of studies

Trolle René Linderoth is the director of studies for the following degree programmes:

  • Bioinformatics
  • Biology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Computer Science
  • Physics
  • Astronomy
  • Geophysics
  • Geology
  • Geoscience
  • IT Product Development
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics-Economics
  • Medical Chemistry
  • Nanoscience
  • Statistics
  • Science Studies

Bernd Wollenweber is the director of studies for the following programmes:

  • Agriculture, Food and Environment
  • Agrobiology
  • Agro-Environmental Management
  • Molecular Nutrition and Food Technology
  • International Master of Science in Soils & Global Change (IMSOGLO

Maibritt Hjorth is the director of studies for the following programmes:

Bachelor of Engineering

  • Biotechnology
  • Construction
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Electronics (Aarhus)
  • Electrical Energy Technology
  • Software Technology (ICT)
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Food Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Healthcare Technology Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering (Herning)
  • Electronic Engineering Online (Herning)
  • Electrical Power Engineering (Herning)
  • Business Specialisation
  • Mechanical Engineering (Herning)

Master’s Degree in Engineering

  • Biomedical Technology
  • Biotechnology (BSc)
  • Civil and Architectural Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering (BSc)
  • Mechanical Engineering

Margrethe Therkildsen is the director of studies for the following programmes:

  • Plant and Food Science
  • Molecular Nutrition and Food Technology

Tine Rousing is the director of studies for the following programmes:

  • Animal Science
  • Veterinary Medicine

You can make an appointment with the directors of studies by contacting them.


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