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Before arrival

Before arriving to Denmark you probably have several questions about everything from paper work to how to get settled. Use the step-by-step guides and links below to find information about legal documents, housing, cost of living, Aarhus, and much more.

About Aarhus

Aarhus, colloquially known as the City of Smiles, is Denmark’s second largest city located at the east coast of the Jutland Peninsula.

Why Aarhus

There are many reasons why Aarhus could be an attractive city for you to live and work in. Find out more in our "Why Aarhus" publications.

Children & education

There are various options for children and education in the Aarhus area - both public schools and international schools.

The Danish Education System

The Danish Education system is complex, so here is an article to give you an overview of the different possibilities and offers. 

Danish Culture

People on bikes, green lifestyle, equal opportunity, family friendly and hygge are some of the key words in Danish culture.

Danish Workplace Culture

Workplace culture varies from company to company. However, there are some general characteristics of Danish workplace culture.

Books about Danish Culture

Before arriving it may be a good idea to do some research on Danish culture through various books.

Cost of Living

Compared to other countries, the cost of living in Denmark is relatively high. However, salaries are also relatively high and many services are available for free.


Finding a place to live in Denmark can be a a bit of a hassle, especially in the big cities. It is recommended to start searching several months in advance.

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