The Danish Aalborg University (AAU) has been providing students with academic excellence, cultural engagement and personal development since 1974.
It offers education and research within the fields of natural sciences, social sciences, humanities, technical and health sciences. It is characterized by combining a keen engagement in local, regional, and national issues with an active commitment to international collaboration. More than 19,000 students are enrolled at AAU. The Department of Civil Engineering, with its Division of Reliability, Dynamics and Marine Engineering, has a long history of research and development within ocean energy research and development.