Continuing Education

Next to Bachelor's and Master's education, Utrecht University also offers education for professionals. This branch of education focuses on professionals (age 23 to retirement age) - and their organisations - with academic education questions, and is directly connected to the expertise, research and education of the UU.

Read the goals and ambitions for education aimed at professionals in 2020-2022 (intranet)


Every faculty has its own contact for the development of education for professionals. They are the first point of contact about education for professionals within the faculty for teachers.

Go to the Faculty contacts page (intranetlink)
Onderwijs voor Professionals

You can also contact the Office Continuing Education for help or information. The Office CE supports faculties and strategic themes in the development of courses for professionals by:

Sharing knowledge in the field of education for professionals

There are various activities in the field of education for professionals, such as the Special Interest Group (SIG) Education for Professionals

This SIG provides a platform for teachers and supporters to share experiences in developing, organising, implementing and testing education for working professionals, and is supported by the Centre for Academic Teaching and Learning. Go to the SIG Education for Professionals page for more information.