Utrecht University : Rankings, Fees & Courses Details | Top Universities
  • QS World University Rankings
    110
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio10
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students4,454
  • SizeXL
  • Total Faculty3,254

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COVID-19 Information:
https://www.uu.nl/en/organisation/practical-matters/coronavirus/coronavirus-international-admissions

 

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 12 English-taught Bachelor's programmes and 90+ 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.

 

  • Google-integrated email, chat and calendar with (7GB free online storage)
  • Blackboard online learning environment 
  • Schedules, room numbers, holidays etc. available through Osiris Online information system
  • Free or heavily discounted software via Surfspot, including SPSS, MS Office, McAfee, ErgoDirect, WorkPace, EndNote etc.
  • Student counselling
  • Career support, workshops, CV check
  • 95% of population speaks English as second language.
  • Great location in Western Europe with direct links to London, Paris, Berlin.
  • Historic charm of Utrecht's 17th century city centre.
  • Vibrant student community in one of Europe's leading student cities.
  • (International) student associations including AIESEC, ESN, AEGEE

About

COVID-19 Information:
https://www.uu.nl/en/organisation/practical-matters/coronavirus/coronavirus-international-admissions

 

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 12 English-taught Bachelor's programmes and 90+ 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.

 

  • Google-integrated email, chat and calendar with (7GB free online storage)
  • Blackboard online learning environment 
  • Schedules, room numbers, holidays etc. available through Osiris Online information system
  • Free or heavily discounted software via Surfspot, including SPSS, MS Office, McAfee, ErgoDirect, WorkPace, EndNote etc.
  • Student counselling
  • Career support, workshops, CV check
  • 95% of population speaks English as second language.
  • Great location in Western Europe with direct links to London, Paris, Berlin.
  • Historic charm of Utrecht's 17th century city centre.
  • Vibrant student community in one of Europe's leading student cities.
  • (International) student associations including AIESEC, ESN, AEGEE

Available programs

University highlights

Utrecht University is one of the top Public universities in Utrecht, Netherlands. It is ranked #110 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #85
  • 2014
    #81
  • 2015
    #80
  • 2016
    #94
  • 2017
    #=104
  • 2018
    #=109
  • 2019
    #124
  • 2020
    #120
  • 2021
    #121
  • 2022
    #110

Ranking criteria

57.5
Overall
66.1
Academic Reputation
82.2
Citations per Faculty
34.4
Employer Reputation
37.4
Faculty Student Ratio
45.5
International Faculty Ratio
24.4
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
33,748

38%
62%

International students
4,454

59%
41%

Total faculty staff
3,254

744
2510

Total students
33,748

38%
62%

International students
4,454

59%
41%

Total faculty staff
3,254

2510
744

Scholarships

Yes
The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.

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