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Utrecht University

Facts and figures 

Utrecht University is a globally leading university that is:

The university has:

  • 7 faculties:
    1. Humanities;
    2. Law, Economics and Governance;
    3. Geosciences;
    4. Social and Behavioural Sciences;
    5. Science;
    6. Medicine / University Medical Centre Utrecht (UMC Utrecht);
    7. Veterinary Medicine;
  • 45 undergraduate programmes, 4 of which are also English-taught
  • 153 graduate programmes, 81 of which are English-taught and 32 teacher training programmes (both Dutch and English-taught)
  • the widest range of English-taught graduate programmes in the Netherlands
  • 12 Nobel Prize winners and (from '95 - '13) 14 Spinoza Laureates
  • 30,152 students, of which in 2012: 
    • 5,786 are 1st year students 
    • 1,537 are students from abroad and 1,224 are exchange students from 118 countries
  • a success rate of 58% among undergraduate students started in 2007 scored after 4 years which compares favourably to the national average of 47%
  • 6,500 staff members (in fte, excluding Faculty of Medicine)
  • a male/female ratio of 52/48
  • approx. 125,000 alumni
  • a budget of 765 million euro

Annual Report

Annually, Utrecht University publishes an Annual Report presenting its results and achievements.
- Annual Report 2013 - only available in Dutch
Annual Report 2012 - only available in Dutch
- Annual Review 2012 (pdf)
- Annual Report 2011 - only available in Dutch (pdf)
- Annual Review 2011 (pdf)
- Annual Report 2010 - only available in Dutch (pdf)
- Annual Review 2010 (pdf)