Campus Fryslân in a nutshell
Studying at University of Groningen/Campus Fryslȃn means studying at an international, interdisciplinary faculty at a top 100 University. Teaching and research are related to real-world challenges and tie in with the motto “Global challenges, local solutions”. The United Nations’ sustainable development goals serve as a source of inspiration. You will be encouraged to tackle issues from a range of perspectives and the multidisciplinary approach will enrich your knowledge and skills. This approach is reflected in our teaching and research activities. Here, the knowledge and skills that we have acquired over the years are routinely challenged with research questions from everyday practice with the aim of having a positive societal impact.
Campus Fryslȃn is built upon three core values which are present in everything we do;
Ambition: We strive for the best. You will be encouraged to make use of one’s talents, making diversity a success factor. Through contributing to making the world a better place starting with Fryslân.
Community with care: as a community of professional and academic staff and students, we keep an eye out for each other. It is important to care for each other’s traditions and beliefs and act with open minds, without prejudice.
Curiosity and inspiration: you are encouraged to ask questions and adopt innovative approaches and methods. We are an organisation that is continuously learning and changing. You will help us to stimulate crossovers between academic fields, university and society.
While studying at Campus Fryslȃn you will view issues from various perspectives and you will contribute towards finding and implementing solutions. Do you want to contribute towards the world of tomorrow? Are you looking for a diverse set of people to study with when it comes tackling the various challenges that the world faces? Challenges such as Global Health, Governance & Law in Digital Societies, Sustainability, Data Science and more? Then Campus Fryslȃn sounds like the exact right place for you! Given the interdisciplinary nature of this faculty, one gets a much broader view of the different knowledge areas that are necessary to tackle so many complex problems.
Why Campus Fryslȃn?
Studying at the University of Groningen means studying at a university ranked among the top 100 worldwide. Campus Fryslân is the eleventh Faculty of the University of Groningen, located in Leeuwarden, the capital of the province of Friesland. Campus Fryslân is an interdisciplinary faculty that conducts teaching and research of societal importance at a national and international scale.
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Would you like to know more about the degree programmes at Campus Fryslân? Or do you have questions about studying in Leeuwarden or about how the application and selection procedure works? If so, contact us via phone at +31(0)58 205000 or by email at cf-comm rug.nl. We are more than happy to help you!
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