Settling in Aalborg

Aalborg has a lot of different private, public, and voluntary organisations that can help new citizens settle in the city. They organize and run social and cultural events for Danish and international residents in the region.

International House North Denmark

International House North Denmark helps you and your family to settle down in Aalborg. They can help you with paper work, network, spouse actitivties as well as introducing you to culture and leisure activities.
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In Aalborg you will find housing and neighbourhoods that appeal to all needs and tastes - from brand new city apartments at Aalborg’s Waterfront to detached houses, terraced houses and public housing.

Schools for all

Aalborg offers many educational opportunities for children and young people. Aalborg has 50 municipal primary and lower secondary schools as well as several private schools.
International education is available at both primary and secondary level.


Danish is our native language. Yet, most people also speak English and to some degree German. Moreover, most Danes understand Swedish and Norwegian. Lessons in Danish are available at the Language Center Aalborg.


Being a ‘child-friendly city’ is an honorary title maintained by the continued work on actions and implementation of initiatives regarding child involvement and children's rights.
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Get a feeling for Aalborg

A tiny metropolis with so much to offer

Let's introduce you to the very special Aalborg feeling and how life is among some of the happiest people in Europe.

Meet Catharina Vinther Engqvist

Head of Foreign Direct Investments, Invest in Aalborg


Catharina and the team at Invest in Aalborg are your one-point-of contact to the City of Aalborg. We can help you with information, facts and network that make all the difference when you consider Aalborg as your business destination.

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