MBG University City

MBG University City

  • MBG expects to move to the buildings of the Municipal Hospital ("Kommuneshospitalet") in 2021
  • Follow the renovation plans below, and see how you can get influence on the renovation

In 2019, Forskningsfondens Ejendomsselskab AS (FEAS) (the Research Fund's Property Company AS) will take over the hospital buildings ("Kommunehospitalet") at Nørrebrogade, and preparations for the AU's relocation will begin. It is planned that the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics (MBG) will take over 23,000 m2 in buildings 1870-74 located at the northern end of the hospital area. The renovation of the buildings will start in 2019, and our department is expected to move to the renovated buildings in November 2021.

MBG has set up a building committee that will come up with detailed proposals for the design of buildings and rooms for ST-BYG, engineers and architects.

On this webpage you can follow steps for the renovation, incl. thoughts, deadlines, input from employees and students and final decisions in connection with the renovation.


Every time something new is posted on the website, information about this will appear in MBG's weekly newsletter with a link to the website.


  • August 2018-April 2019. Construction programme. Conceptual design. Project proposals. Pre-project and authority project. Projecting. Tender
  • May 2019-November 2021. Renovation and rebuilding
  • November 2021. MBG moves into the renovated buildings