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- Top-quality teaching
- Pioneering research
- Vibrant student city
About the University
Innovative, research-driven and rooted in the number-one knowledge hub of the Northern Netherlands, the University of Groningen is an internationally oriented university with 30,000 students. Quality has been our top priority for over four hundred years, and with great success: the University is currently in or around the top 100 in several influential ranking lists.
July 01, 2015NWO grant for research into sexuality, religion and secularism
Dr Kim Knibbe, University Lecturer in Sociology and Anthropology of Religion at the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies of the University of Groningen, is one of six researchers...
June 30, 2015Intra-European mobility: a guarantee for more European identity and solidarity?
The European Commission regards intra-European mobility as a way to increase support among citizens for the European integration project. But is this really so? Researchers linked...
June 30, 2015Dialogue Table: talk and action
The Groningen Dialogue Table has achieved results that would probably not have been possible without it. That is the conclusion of University of Groningen professors Janka Stoker...
You are doing research that really engages with public debate.Fanny Janssen
The University of Groningen is a no-nonsense university that keeps its promises.Floor Rink
Everyone contributes from their own discipline and that’s very special.Diederik Roest
As soon as I arrived in Groningen, I immediately fell in love with the city and the people. It just felt right.Oliver Tucha
‘The University of Groningen is ambitious’Tjalling Halbertsma