AAU is among the world-leading universities in renewable energy, power electronics, wireless communication, modern power grid technologies. In 2017, AAU is ranked by US News as the best engineering university inEurope, and no. 8 in the world.
Power electronics is a strategic area of study and research at AAU, aiming to produce new knowledge and talents for the society internationally. The power electronic research programme at AAU-ET involves over 100 researchers (PhD students and above) coming from the globe, and is one of the strongest research programmes in the world.