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University of Groningen

The University of Groningen is one of the oldest universities in the Netherlands, founded in 1614 the university ranks amongst the top 100 universities in the world. We are a research intensive institution offering a wide range of highly regarded bachelor, master and PhD programs in all fields, completely in English. Currently we have a student body of 30,000 - almost 5,000 of which are international. We are proud to have won the prestigious International Student Satisfaction Excellent Award for the last two years running.

Many international students are attracted to Groningen predominantly for the world class education offered at the university however, our location is second to none. Groningen is the Netherland’s best kept secret, based in Northeast of the country, approximately 2 hours by train from Schiphol Airport, the city is home to almost 200,000 people with one in four being a student! Groningen is a buzzing student city and a very safe place to live, as soon as you arrive at you’ll notice the youthful, safe, fun vibe of the city.

Our bachelor graduates can continue their studies by studying a master degree with us in Groningen or at another university around the world. Some individuals will decide to go further still and earn a PhD in their field of expertise. Notable alumni include the first-ever female graduate in the Netherlands and we also produced the first Dutch space traveller Wubbo Ockels.

Whatever your journey, by obtaining a degree at the University of Groningen you’ll be in a strong position to take any path you wish.

  • Top 100 world ranked university
  • 100+ English taught programmes
  • 10 faculties and 9 graduate schools
  • Earn an additional 45 credits at the Honours College
  • 400 years of experience
  • Global exchange partnerships
  • International environment
  • Learn Dutch - 50 hours of free lessons

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Programs Length Price Location
Applied Linguistics: Teaching English as a Foreign Language 12 months Groningen
Education 12 months Groningen
Educational Sciences 12 months Groningen
Masters in Applied Linguistics: TEFL 12 months Groningen
Masters in Pedagogic: Communication and Congenital Deafblindness 1 year Groningen
MSc Pedagogical Sciences: Ethics of Education: philosophy, history and law 12 months 2,006 EUR Groningen

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International students at the University of Groningen experience the Dutch concepts of punctuality, the Dutch climate, style of communication, Queens Day, and Dutch food.

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University of Groningen

Broerstraat 5
9712 GL Groningen
The Netherlands

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Jessy   |   4/8/2017
I completed the MSc Human-Machine Communication (which is in the department of Artificial Intelligence) at the University of Groningen in 2016. It's a great program because it's flexible in allowing you to take the master in a number of different directions, whether you're more interested in cognitive neuroscience, modelling, engineering, lingui...
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J. Riede   |   5/9/2011
This prestigious master program characterizes itself by a lot of hands on research and active training in all the skills needed to proceed as PhD in the neurosciences. Great quality and flexibility.
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