☀️ We work on a better future\\In order to do that, we join forces with academics, students, alumni, social partners, the government and the corporate world. Together, we look for sustainable solutions to the b...
☀️ We work on a better future\\In order to do that, we join forces with academics, students, alumni, social partners, the government and the corporate world. Together, we look for sustainable solutions to the big challenges of today and tomorrow.\\\☀️ And we receive praise for that\\For instance, the Shanghai Ranking has placed us of on the 51st place of all universities around the world and on the top spot in the Netherlands. Alumni such as Marjan Minnesma (Urgenda), Feike Sijbesma (DSM) and Cathelijne Broers (Hermitage) devote themselves around the clock to humanity and society. And our researchers work together on an interdisciplinary and international level in our four strategic research themes.\\▪️ Dynamics of Youth\▪️ Institutions for Open Societies\▪️ Life Sciences\▪️ Pathways to Sustainability\\At the same time, we continue to improve and innovate our education through:\\▪️ Development of lecturers\▪️ New forms of and tools for education\▪️ Scientific research into our own and other education\▪️ The combination of studying, doing research, entrepreneuring and social impact\▪️ A dynamic connection between our education and society\\\☀️ UU on LinkedIn\\On our LinkedIn page, we provide a glance into the ins and outs of our university:\\▪️ What are the latest developments in the world of higher education?\▪️ What do the latest scientific insights say about work stress, youth, education, sustainability, health and society?\▪️ How sustainable is Utrecht University actually?\▪️ Which vacancies can you apply for?\\Don't miss anything and follow us 😊.\\Would you like to contribute to one of the leading research universities in Europe and work on your personal development? Come work for us! For more information, please read www.uu.nl/jobs.
Founded in 1636, Utrecht University has evolved into a modern and leading institution with a growing international reputation. The Shanghai Ranking ranks the university in the Netherlands on 1, on a 16th place in Europe and worldwide on a 57th place.
Inspiration, ambition, independence and commitment are the core values that define both the conduct and attitude of the students and employees of Utrecht University.
Broad degree offerings
Utrecht University offers 50 Bachelor's and 169 Master's degree programmes, many of them English-taught. The University is home to 29.755 students and 6.500 staff. Each year, more than 2000 students and researchers from abroad come to Utrecht for a short or longer time.
Multi-faceted and innovative research
Utrecht University conducts fundamental and applied research in a wide array of disciplines. It wide-ranging research activity provides an inspiring basis for multidisciplinary research inside and outside the University. The University works collaboratively with the business sector to undertake societally relevant and innovative research.