Many students of Utrecht University deliver excellent results in the field of their studies or beyond. Utrecht University is proud of these students and to reward them, it has instituted a number of student awards.
Best Master's Thesis and Exceptional Extracurricular Achievements
During the start of the academic year, the rector magnificus awards two students: one for Best Master's Thesis and one for Exceptional Extracurricular Achievements.
Everyone, inside or outside Utrecht University can nominate a student for the Exceptional Extracurricular Achievements award. Check out the criteria and procedure. A Director of Education or Research Director of the Master’s programme can nominate a student for the award Best Master's Thesis. The student has to meet certain specific criteria.