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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.
April 28, 2015Global shortage of agricultural land in 2050
In the coming decades the world will face the challenge of how to produce enough food with limited agricultural land and an increasing population. This will only be possible if intensive...
April 28, 2015EU grant worth 3.8 million Euro for research into how the brain adapts to visual and brain disorders
The research project ‘NextGenVis’ has been awarded a grant worth € 3.8 million by the European Union. Brain researchers working on this project are trying to find out whether and...
April 22, 2015Two ERC Advanced grants for biochemical research
Professor Bert Poolman and Professor Siewert-Jan Marrink of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences have both been awarded an ERC Advanced Grant of 2,5 million euros. The...
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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