Universiteit Utrecht

Universiteit Utrecht Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 124

University Overview

Universiteit Utrecht ranking (Utrecht University) was founded in 1636 and is a non-profit public higher education institution based in the midsize city of Utrecht (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Universiteit Utrecht ranking (UU) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Dutch higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschap, Nederland (Ministry of Education, Culture and Science of the Netherlands). In a variety of fields of study, Utrecht University (UU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 384-year-old Dutch higher-education institution has a stringent admission process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all over the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services in Utrecht University.

Universiteit Utrecht Ranking

University Identity

Name Universiteit Utrecht
Acronym UU
Founded 1636
Motto Sol Iustitiae Illustra Nos Sun of Righteousness, shine upon us

University Location

Address Heidelberglaan 8 Utrecht 3584 CS Utrecht Netherlands
Tel +31 (30) 253 7000
Fax +31 (30) 253 2627

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)

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 Heidelberglaan 8 Utrecht 3584 CS (30) 253 7000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
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) League of European Research Universities (LERU) Utrecht Network

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