Information for students from the UAE
The University of Groningen has a long history of welcoming students from all over the world. Of our 32,000 students over 7,000 are international, coming from 120 different countries. This creates a truly international experience.
Our international students pursue a variety of bachelor’s and master’s programmes across our 11 faculties. Popular subject areas include Arts and Humanities, Economics and Business, Psychology, Science and Engineering, Medicine, Law and Liberal Arts.
Incoming students from the UAE represent many nationalities - both from the EU/EEA and non EU/EEA countries. The admissions process and tuition fees will vary for different nationals. Therefore, please check the information from our Immigration Service Desk.
Why choose Groningen?
- Top 100 globally-ranked university
- Over 180 English-taught degree programmes
- Safe, young and vibrant student city - over 25% of the population are students
- Low tuition fees and living costs when compared to the UK and USA
- Study at the heart of Europe