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The University of Groningen held its Open Day for prospective students on Friday 31 January. There were around 3000 registrations to visit the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, though the number of actual visitors was lower, as some had registered for more than one degree programme. At the busiest point in the day, there were about 1500 prospective students and their parents at the Faculty.
Alongside the Open Day, there are various other opportunities to find out more about a degree programme, such as the
Student for a Day
programme. You can also follow a month-long taster course, which is taught as a
Plastics are among the most successful materials of modern times. However, they also create a huge waste problem. Scientists from the University of Groningen (The Netherlands) and the East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST) in...
On International Women’s Day this spring, Rector Magnificus Cisca Wijmenga announced that the UG would be creating 15 new chair positions for female professors, known as the Aletta Jacobs Chairs. Fifteen female professors will soon start their work...
On Friday 22 January 2021, the University of Groningen (UG) will award an honorary doctorate to Feike Sijbesma. The former CEO of DSM will be presented with his honorary doctorate by Rector Magnificus Cisca Wijmenga during the special Nobel...