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Utrecht University


Utrecht University works closely together with businesses, public-sector institutions and research organisations. This collaboration leads to innovation, economic development and the solution of social problems.

Collaboration occurs through contract research, projects and in knowledge consortia. Several of our researchers have established their own businesses. Sustainability, life sciences and changing family relations are examples of societally relevant research that Utrecht University (mostly in collaboration with others) undertakes.

Utrecht University assists its students in finding internship opportunities with businesses; in addition to researchers and students who are keen to work with you, the University boasts a range of services and facilities designed to help you develop new products and enterprises. Also, Utrecht University engages in research on successful entrepreneurship and offers its students entrepreneurship education.

Utrecht University is a major and multi-faceted knowledge hub offering international-quality education and research.

Mission and strategy of Utrecht University.