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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.
June 24, 2016Brexit: no immediate consequences for our current British students
The Board of the University has taken note of the result of the UK referendum on EU membership. We expect to remain an attractive university for British students after the Brexit...
June 24, 2016Boost for higher education in Friesland
On Friday 24 June, 13 academic institutions together with the Province of Fryslân and the Municipality of Leeuwarden signed the Hoger-Onderwijsakkoord Fryslân (HOAF), an agreement...
June 10, 2016NWO Spinoza Prizes for Lodi Nauta and Bart van Wees
2016 is a good Spinoza year for the University of Groningen. Two laureates have been added to its list of honour in one go: Lodi Nauta, Professor of the History of Philosophy, and...