Founded in 1636, Utrecht University is a prestigious research university, consistently positioned in the top 15 in Europe and the top 1oo internationally in major rankings. A total of 12 Nobel Prizes have been awarded to Utrecht Scholars. Gerard ‘t Hooft, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1999, still works at the Institute of Theoretical Physics at Utrecht University. The university is located in the heart of the Netherlands in the city of Utrecht, one of the most beautiful and safest cities in Northern Europe.
Over 31,000 students from 1oo countries follow our 92
international Master’s and 9 Bachelor’s programmes. We
offer high-quality education through personal and interactive teaching, critical reflection and debate as well as flexibility and a level of choice for students. With a degree from Utrecht University, you will join the ranks of UU alumni -including many who have made an important contribution to the quality of society.