About the faculty

Improving health and well-being

Health science research at Aalborg University started over 30 years ago.

Its start in 1978 was linked to Professor Annelise Rosenfalk and engineering. This link between health science and engineering formed the basis for the Department of Health Science and Technology (HST) in 2002 and new health science programs. In 2010, the Faculty of Medicine (SUND) was established as a spin-off of the Faculty of Engineering, Science and Medicine (INS) with the HST as the foundation. Read more...

Key figures 2015

  • 1.760 students
  • 151 PhD students
  • 515 employees
  • DKK 284,7 mio. in turnover

SUND Fact Sheet 2016

The faculty management consists of the Dean’s Office, department heads, the head of school and the director of studies. The management jointly handles ongoing decisions, including strategic priorities for faculty activities.

Management