Creative Genius Semester

Creative Genius semester

Want to become a Creative Genius in your PROFESSION?

Spend your 9. semester learning how to use all you have learned during your study in a more creative way - as a creative genius who can renew and innovate your profession.

What is Creative Genius semester?

Taking Creative Genius will add the following to your professional profile:

  • To apply what you have studied so far - in a creative way
  • To have new ideas and to make an impact in your profession
  • To master creativity in theory and practice
  • To use creative metodology when doing projects
  • To develop a creative environment for individuals, teams and organizations
  • To train others creativity
  • To develop yourself into a creative genius

Why take this semester?

The Creative Genius semester is an opportunity for students from all disciplines and from all over the world. It is an international cross-disciplinary semester with focus on creativity, originality and making an impact in your profession. For some students this semester will be a 9th semester as an alternative to an internship or other classes, however, it can be taken as any semester on your master or candidate program. The Creative Genius semester is equivalent to 30 ECTS. During the semester it is possible to collaborate with a public or private organization, to combine the Creative Genius semester with an internship or to work on a self-defined problem of a practical or theoretical character.

read what previous student say about creative genius

In the following link you will find previous graduates from the Creative Genius semester describing what the Creative Genius semester is like.  

open for enrollment if you want to start in SEPTEMBER.

If you want to know more - Join the Introduction day

Come and hear more details about the semester and ask questions to the professors. Sign up for introduction day at vj@business.aau.dk. You can join the introduction day on

  • 11th of Maj at 2016 at 16.00

Students from previous class say:

"It is not just an opportunity for differentiating yourself from you fellow students. It is an exceptional opportunity for personal development. You get the opportunity to practise and reflect about the way your approach a variety of situations in your professional life as well as your private. It has been an eye opening experience for me, and I would recommend it to anybody who feels that their 9th semester should not just be business as usual."

"Even though I decided to join the CG semester in search of something new, I wasn't quite sure what to expect. It ended up by being the best experience in my master's. I've acquired skills that will accompany me throughout my life in all aspects, professional and personal. It definitely broadens your perspective. Teaches you how to put into use all your knowledge and mostly how to awake the numb creativity within you. By the end of CG you'll have a better understanding of what creativity really is and fade out its misrepresentation."

"I had always wanted to study out of my field for the purpose of acquiring new knowledge and versatile skills. My experience at CG was very unique and exceeded my expectations. Not only did I achieve my objective but CG has contributed so much in enabling me understand myself better both on an academic and professional level, through tools and techniques on how to focus, think and examine problems creatively which I have incorporated in my studies and will do so in my future career. I would recommend this program to everyone."

Read more about previous students experiences with Creative Genius here.