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Welcome new students!

Welcome new students!

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Why Groningen?

  • Top-quality teaching
  • Pioneering research
  • Vibrant student city

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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.

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In Focus

Prof. Marcel Broersma
Prof. Marcel Broersma

Broersma is Professor of Journalism Studies and Media and is one of the pioneers of the University of Groningen’s new Bachelor’s degree programme in Media Studies, which was launched this week.

Working with us

Tjalling Halbertsma

The University of Groningen is ambitious

Tjalling Halbertsma
Fanny Janssen

You are doing research that really engages with public debate.

Fanny Janssen
Diederik Roest

Everyone contributes from their own discipline and that’s very special.

Diederik Roest
Oliver Tucha

As soon as I arrived in Groningen, I immediately fell in love with the city and the people. It just felt right.

Oliver Tucha