In 2014 the University of Groningen will celebrate its 400th anniversary. One of the activities will be ‘400 Questions for the University’. In lectures, experiments, presentations and other activities, questions posed to the University by school kids, city inhabitants, students, provincial residents and University staff will be answered. The questions can be about the University and its past or scientific and academic questions. Do you have a question for the University? Submit it via email@example.com.
The weekly online video magazine Unifocus highlights topics related to the University of Groningen in the fields of research and society, student life, teaching, policy and internationalization.
Dick Jager isn’t one to give up easily. Since the late 1990s, he has been working to make the University of Groningen more sustainable. His journey has been a struggle, with the road often peppered with obstacles. But now things are going his way....
The Cabinet’s decision, based on the advice of the Van Rijn committee, will have disastrous consequences for the University of Groningen as a broad-based classical university.
The University of Groningen (UG) holds the 114th place in the QS World University Rankings. The QS Ranking is an influential ranking list of almost 1,000 universities worldwide. Last year the UG held the120th place.