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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 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.

 

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2016
=104
2017
=109
2018
  • 61.5
    Overall Score
  • 74.6
    Academic Reputation
  • 75.5
    Citations per Faculty
  • 43.6
    Employer Reputation
  • 41.8
    Faculty Student
  • 57.2
    International Faculty
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2015
7
2016
9
2017
  • 87.5
    Overall Score
  • 90.2
    Academic Reputation
  • 92.3
    Citations per Paper
  • 54.6
    Employer Reputation
  • 90.8
    H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
3,067
International
653

Number of students

31,754
Postgraduate 39%
Undergraduate 61%

Number of international students

2,771
Postgraduate 70%
Undergraduate 30%
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.

9 Undergraduate Courses

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94 Postgraduate Courses

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English Language Proficiency Requirements

This institution accepts IELTS!
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Please check the specific English language requirements for your chosen course with the university.