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What makes UCG so special?

UCG campus
UCG campus

University College Groningen (UCG) is a faculty of the University of Groningen, a global top 100 University. The Liberal Arts and Sciences programme is a small-scale, interdisciplinary bachelors programme with an emphasis on project work that prepares students for a wide variety of careers, ranging from international business and politics to academic research.  Our programme has been top rated by Studiekeuzegids, which is the most valued Dutch study choice guide. But what makes us so unique?

  • Top Rated Programme 2018
  • No numerus fixus 
  • University with >400 years of academic experience
  • Interdisciplinary project work
  • Small-scale, individual and interactive learning: you are not a number
  • Freedom of choice, create your own unique major
  • Groningen is the best student city in the Netherlands
  • Guaranteed housing located in city centre
  • International environment (>60% international students)
  • Learn Dutch ánd foreign languages in the World Language Programme
  • The possibility of going on exchange in the 3rd year
  • No make or break assessments
Graduation Day
Graduation Day
Last modified:15 October 2018 09.54 a.m.