Animal Facilities

at Aarhus University


Many researchers at AU are involved in experimental research on animals. The university therefore has a number of laboratory animal facilities, operating theatres, laboratories etc.

The various animal facilities can be accessed below.

Animal Welfare Policy

The university works in accordance with an Animal Welfare Policy that describes guidelines and good practice for animal welfare. 
Read AU's Animal Welfare Policy (PDF)

Animal welfare bodies

Committees have been appointed in the two faculties with animal facilities: Health and Technical Sciences. These committees must ensure quality, coordination and development and they must function as the animal welfare body within the faculty in question.

Find more information about the animal facilities at the individual departments

  • Animal Facilities
    Department of Animal Science
  • Animal Facilities
    Department of Bioscience
  • Animal Facilities
    Department of Clinical Medicine