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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.
21 February 2017University Council given right of consent to definitive Yantai decision
The Board of the University (CvB) has granted the University Council the right of consent to the definitive decision to found a branch campus in Yantai.
20 February 2017Exhibition of the work of Elmer Spaargaren, UG ‘court photographer’
GRID, Printing Museum Groningen is organizing an exhibition on photographer Elmer Spaargaren. Spaargaren started taking photos in the late 1960s, and has always taken many photos...
17 February 2017Millions worth of grants for four Groningen top researchers
Four prominent academics from the University of Groningen have been awarded EUR 1.5 million each, to be spent on five years of research and the establishment of their own research...