Mission of the GSLS

Our mission is to improve life, by providing an inspiring and innovative academic environment that enables our graduates to thrive in the dynamics of life sciences and society.

The GSLS aims for:

  1. Master’s and PhD programmes tailored to the needs of science and society, based on Utrecht Life Sciences’ research themes and according to the prevailing (inter)national standards;
  2. An academic environment to develop professional competences with a distinct profile and tailored to individual needs and talents;
  3. Inspiring and state-of-the-art teaching and supervision by a qualified team that actively and effectively facilitates academic and personal growth

In the end, a GSLS graduate...

  • Is an interdisciplinary critical thinker and worker
  • Creates impact in the dynamics of science and society
  • Demonstrates integrity towards science and society
  • Shows leadership
  • Is a team player
  • Is a life long learner

Strategic Goals and Deliverables

The GSLS has multiple goals and deliverables for both Master and PhD.