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University of Groningen

  • QS World University Rankings
    128
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio8
  • ScholarshipsNO
  • International Students8,731
  • SizeXL
  • Total Faculty3,648

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The University of Groningen has a rich academic tradition dating back to 1614. From this tradition arose the first female student and the first female lecturer in the Netherlands, the first Dutch astronaut and the first president of the European Central Bank.

Geographically, the University is rooted in the Northern part of the Netherlands, a region very close to its heart. The University provides high quality education and research in a broad range of disciplines, focusing on three key elements: Energy, Healthy Ageing and Sustainable Society. Groningen’s researchers also collaborate with business partners, public institutions and the government. Collaborations between researchers on the frontiers of knowledge take place within extensive networks.In addition, the University of Groningen stimulates current debate on scientific, social and cultural issues by providing convincing perspectives and fresh ideas, based on the latest scientific findings. Education and research at are internationally oriented. Students from all over the world prepare themselves in Groningen for their international career paths. The University of Groningen has a strong international reputation and maintains a firm -- rapidly increasing -- position in the international rankings lists. 

About

The University of Groningen has a rich academic tradition dating back to 1614. From this tradition arose the first female student and the first female lecturer in the Netherlands, the first Dutch astronaut and the first president of the European Central Bank.

Geographically, the University is rooted in the Northern part of the Netherlands, a region very close to its heart. The University provides high quality education and research in a broad range of disciplines, focusing on three key elements: Energy, Healthy Ageing and Sustainable Society. Groningen’s researchers also collaborate with business partners, public institutions and the government. Collaborations between researchers on the frontiers of knowledge take place within extensive networks.In addition, the University of Groningen stimulates current debate on scientific, social and cultural issues by providing convincing perspectives and fresh ideas, based on the latest scientific findings. Education and research at are internationally oriented. Students from all over the world prepare themselves in Groningen for their international career paths. The University of Groningen has a strong international reputation and maintains a firm -- rapidly increasing -- position in the international rankings lists. 

University highlights

University of Groningen is one of the top Public universities in Groningen, Netherlands. It is ranked #128 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #109
  • 2013
    #=97
  • 2014
    #=90
  • 2015
    #100
  • 2016
    #=113
  • 2018
    #113
  • 2019
    #120
  • 2020
    #114
  • 2021
    #128

Ranking criteria

53.4
Overall
50.6
Academic Reputation
28.1
Employer Reputation
62.6
Faculty Student Ratio
43.2
Citations per Faculty
92
International Faculty Ratio
86.5
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
30,461

35%
65%

International students
8,731

35%
65%

Total faculty staff
3,648

1326
2322

Total students
30,461

35%
65%

International students
8,731

35%
65%

Total faculty staff
3,648

2322
1326