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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.
July 27, 2015University of Groningen and Energy Academy Europe launch unique massive online open course (MOOC) on Energy Transition
This fall, the University of Groningen and Energy Academy Europe will launch a Massive Online Open Course (MOOC) on the topic of energy transition. A multidisciplinary approach is...
July 23, 2015University of Groningen researchers present results of Wind Energy Knowledge Plan pilot study
The nuisance experienced by people living near wind turbines not only depends on the actual sound levels, but also on various psychological factors, such as the extent to which people...
July 20, 2015Veni grants awarded to 21 University of Groningen and UMCG researchers
21 Researchers from the University of Groningen and the University Medical Center Groningen have been awarded a Veni grant as part of the Innovational Research Incentives Scheme run...
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