About the department

Department of Business and Management at Aalborg University (AAU) offers education and conducts research within the broad fields of business administration and economics. Problem Based Learning (PBL) is in the core of the activities at the department where we combine theory and practice - often in cooperation with private companies and public institutions. 

research areas

The department does research within the broad fields of business administration and economics including:

  • organisation and strategy
  • accounting and financial management
  • auditing
  • international business and marketing
  • industrial dynamics
  • business models, entrepreneurship and creativity
  • innovation and development
  • macroeconomics and economic policy
  • health economics

In addition the department is in charge of two PhD programmes, one for business economics and one for innovation.


Education and programmes

Education at the department is organised in School of Business and Economics (bachelor's and master's programmes) and AAU Executive, School of Business and Social Sciences (part-time programmes).