The Faculty of Humanities at Aalborg University is characterized by its ability to enhance knowledge in the fields of communication, learning, and humanity. The humanities produce cultural understanding, and develop human, verbal and aesthetic energy sources. Based on a strong strategy and vision the Faculty of Humanities sets out to be a future-oriented and vivid faculty, which will transcend both physical and psychological borders in the attempt to broaden its perspectives.
The Faculty of Humanities comprises a number of different organisational units such as departments, boards of studies, schools, centres etc. A number of cross-unit councils and committees have been established. The faculty is headed by a Dean and an Associate Dean with the administrative support of a faculty office.