Radboud Universiteit

Radboud Universiteit Ranking

country rank: 10
world rank: 402

University Overview

Radboud Universiteit (Radboud University) was founded in 1923 and is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the urban environment of Nijmegen, Gelderland (population range of 50,000-249,999). Radboud Universiteit (RU) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Dutch higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. It is officially recognized by the Ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschap, Nederland (Ministry of Education, Culture and Science of the Netherlands). Radboud Universiteit (RU) provides courses and programs that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees, such as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 96-year-old Dutch higher-education school has a stringent admissions procedure based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all over the world are welcome to apply. Students at RU have access to a library, dormitories, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

Radboud Universiteit Ranking

University Identity

Name Radboud Universiteit
Acronym RU
Founded 1923
Motto In Dei Nomine Feliciter Happily in God's name
Colours Red and white

University Location

Address Houtlaan 4 Nijmegen 6525 XZ Gelderland Netherlands
Tel +31 (24) 361 61 61
Fax +31 (24) 3564599

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) Not reported
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Comeniuslaan 4 Nijmegen 6525 HP (0)243612345

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 4,500-4,999
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes


Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU) International Research Universities Network (IRUN)

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