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Utrecht University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Utrecht University Founded in 1636, Utrecht University is an esteemed international research university, consistently positioned in the top 15 in continental Europe and the worldwide top 100 of international rankings, and member of the renowned League of European Research Universities. The university is located in the city of Utrecht, one of the most beautiful and safest cities in Northern Europe. The university offers 6 English-taught Bachelor's programmes and 89 English-taught Master's programmes

Innovative and internationally oriented academic community Joining Utrecht University as an international student will make you part of an innovative and internationally oriented academic community — that brought forward no less than 12 Nobel Prize winners - engaged in cutting-edge and multi-disciplinary teaching and research. 

Personal and interactive teaching At Utrecht University you will experience a model of quality education that stands for personal and interactive teaching based on critical reflection and debate, flexibility and a level of choice for students, as well as permanent professional development for lecturers. 

Top 5 happiest places to live English is widely spoken in the Netherlands. Utrecht is a beautiful medieval city, centrally located in the Netherlands. Amsterdam and Schiphol Airport are less than half an hour away, and there are easy train connections throughout Europe. It is with good reason that BBC Travel placed Utrecht in the “top 5 happiest places to Iive". Bright minds, better future.

 

80
2014
94
2015
=104
2016
  • 62.40
    Overall Score
  • 74.6
    Academic Reputation
  • 52.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 41.8
    Faculty Student
  • 76.4
    Citations per Faculty
  • 59.3
    International Faculty
5
2015
7
2016
  • 90.90
    Overall Score
  • 95.2
    Academic Reputation
  • 54
    Employer Reputation
  • 94
    Citations per Paper
  • 95.9
    H-index Citations
=53
2014
44
2015
  • 79.70
    Overall Score
  • 78.6
    Academic Reputation
  • 63.2
    Employer Reputation
  • 85.8
    Citations per Paper
  • 81.8
    H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
3,067
International
653

Number of students

31,951
Postgraduate 39%
Undergraduate 61%

Number of international students

2,299
Postgraduate 65%
Undergraduate 35%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

6 Undergraduate Courses

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89 Postgraduate Courses

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