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The Department of Political Science offers the following Bachelor's degree programmes:

Furthermore, the department offers three Master's degree programmes:


The department welcomes applications for PhD degree programmes under several different schemes: 3-year scheme and 4-year scheme


Lasse Lindekilde will be PI of the radicalization and counter-radicalization project.

2015.11.18 | People

3.1 million from AUFF for Lasse Lindekilde

Associate professor Lasse Lindekilde has received 3.1 million from Aarhus University's Research Foundation. The Lektor Starting Grant is given to his radicalization and counter-radicalization project. Also Preben…

2015.11.17 | Public/media

Experts on terrorism

As a consequence of the weekend's terror attacks in Paris we have listed our experts on terrorism.

Peter Munk Christiansen is looking forward to contributing to the development of the department in several dimensions in collaboration with the department's many talented employees.

2015.11.13 | People

Peter Munk Christiansen is new department head

The new head of the Department of Political Science is Peter Munk Christiansen, who is taking over from Thomas Pallesen, who has been appointed dean of Aarhus BSS. In the following, the head of department gives his view…

2015.10.06 | People

2.2 million for Sunhee Park's project about negotiation

Postdoc Sunhee Park has received a Mobilex mobility grant from the Danish Council for Independent Research for her project "Civil War Termination Bargaining: Power, Third Parties, and Bargaining Behavior".

Kandestøberen November 2015



2015.08.21 | New Books

New book: Perspectives on Politics, Production and Public Administration in Africa

In Africa, as elsewhere in the world, politics is decisive for change, but poorly understood, sometimes neglected and often depicted using rigid models. The new book 'Perspectives on Politics, Production and Public…

2015.07.27 | New Books

New book: The SAGE Handbook of European Foreign Policy

Åsne Kalland Aarstad, Knud Erik Jørgensen and other experts on European foreign policy have edited The SAGE Handbook of European Foreign Policy - a two-volume set with 71 chapters.


Fri 27 Nov
14:15-16:00 | Aarhus, Denmark
PhD Defence: Performance Measurement in the Public Sector
Ulrik Hvidman will defend his PhD dissertation
Thu 03 Dec
14:15-16:00 | Aarhus, Denmark
PhD Defence: Whose Responsibility? Chernobyl as Trauma Management in Belarus and Ukraine
Ekatherina Zhukova will defend her PhD dissertation
Wed 22 Jun
09:00-18:00 | Aarhus Universwity
The Public Management Research Conference 2016
The PMRC 2016 will be hosted on 22-24 June by the department of Political Science at Aarhus University for the Public Management Research Association (PMRA). The keywords of the conference are Public Management; Public Administration and Organizational Performance....


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Aarhus University
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DK-8000 Aarhus C

Tel.: +45 871 50000
Fax: +45 8613 9839

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With approx. 14,000 full-time students, several thousand part-time students, almost 225 PhD students and more than 500 academic staff members, Aarhus BSS ranks among the largest business schools in Europe. Furthermore, it is the largest business and social sciences unit in Denmark at university level with a broad academic scope.

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