The Language Centre of the University of Groningen will be offering various courses in the February-June 2017 course period: Dutch for non-native speakers, Dutch for native speakers, English, Modern Foreign Languages and Intercultural Communication. For many courses, registration is still possible! For further information and registration, please see the corresponding links below.
It is important that you enroll in a course at the right level. Therefore we urge you to have your level tested during our open office hours or to make an appointment. During a short conversation, you will receive advice about the starting level and (if applicable) the intensity of your course.
Please note there are special basic Dutch courses for University of Groningen Bachelor and Master students, PhD students and Postdocs. These course are partly or fully paid for by the University of Groningen! More information about the schedule and enrollment for the Dutch courses for new students and staff.
Zito Ysenbaert is the first winner of the Gerrit Krol Award, the University of Groningen (UG) essay competition.
Before we met, historian and philosopher Philipp Blom was told that he would be interviewed about his work and mission. Work okay, but a mission? ‘I don’t have one,’ says Philipp Blom on the phone from Vienna in fluent Dutch. ‘I’m curious and I like...
Journalist and TV producer Ad van Liempt describes in his biography how Albert Gemmeker, commander of Westerbork camp during the war, got away with his actions, but lived in fear of new punishment every day for years in Germany.