Sustainability at AU 

At AU we are committed to promoting sustainable development through our research, degree programmes and operations. 

2020: A Green Year at AU

2020 became the year when Aarhus University adopted its first-ever climate strategy, and where a more focused work for a greener university took its form.


Latest News

The university’s first GHG emissions report was published a year ago, and the next is now ready. The new report shows that AU's total carbon emissions have fallen by 15% from 2018 to 2019.

Learn more: Good points in the AU greenhouse gas emissions report for 2019

AU Garden 

At the intersection of Nordre Ringgade and Trøjborgvej you will find the AU Garden where there’s room for gardening, socialising, and encouraging biodiversity. A project group of students and employees who are passionate about plants and biodiversity is behind the project. Would you like to join? Find out more.


Contact information

If you have any questions please send an email to or contact AU's Sustainability Team: