Academic education on a high standard starts with professional teachers who are educated as researcher and as teacher. The Utrecht University achieves this standard by systematic research and evaluation of education and a culture of continual innovation.

The full offer of the Utrecht University for teachers to develop themselves and to improve their education, is accommodated in the Centre for Academic Teaching. The Centre works as a front office for all activities on this matter that take place in the university and stimulates continuous improvement of education. Teachers can find information, support and training aimed at teacher development and educational innovation. With this the Centre for Academic Teaching contributes to high qualified education as may be expected from a university, corresponding with the student from nowadays.

Centre for Academic Teaching

University Library Uithof
1st floor
Heidelberglaan 3
3584 CS Utrecht

Opening hours
Monday till friday 09 AM - 5 PM


+31 (0)30 - 2536638


Centre for Academic Teaching: introduction

Manon Kluijtmans, Director van het Centre for Academic Teaching welcomes everyone and gives a short tour around the centre in the University Library at the Utrecht Science Park.


Winnaar van de Docentenprijs Alexei Karas met een student.
12 February 2018
Binnenkort worden de docentenprijzen van de UU bekend gemaakt. Hoe ervoer de winnaar van vorig jaar de verkiezing?
KAOS pilot
6 February 2018
Tuesday the 1th of February teachers were introduced in the philosophy of the KAOS PILOT during the CAT workshop.
De vlag van de Universiteit Utrecht aan het Academiegebouw.
1 February 2018
Four new Teaching Fellows started February the 1st and were appointed to the Centre for Academic Teaching.




20 February 2018 15:30 - 17:00
The Centre for Entrepreneurship and the Centre for Academic Teaching organize a meeting about Entrepreneurship education.
12 March 2018 16:00 - 17:00
Teacher and involved with honourseducation? Come the 12th of March tot the start-up meeting of the Special Interest Group Honours Education.