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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.
September 22, 2016UG in 80 th place on THE ranking list
The University of Groningen (UG) has dropped six places on the Times Higher Education ranking list and is now in 80th place.Last year, the UG climbed from 117th to 74th place.
September 22, 2016Center for Sustainable Antimicrobials in Groningen partner in new research platform
Minister for Health, Welfare & Sport Edith Schippers has pledged to invest over € 6 million in research into new antibiotics over the next 4 years. The money is earmarked for a new...
September 21, 2016Zpannend Zernike: science festival for young and old
Saturday and Sunday 1 and 2 October is the Weekend of Science, in The Netherlands. Groningen has a varied programme known as Zpannend Zernike.