What are the key elements of education at Utrecht University?

Utrecht University stands for broad and interdisciplinary education. Students at Utrecht University learn to look beyond the boundaries of their fields of study and work together in interdisciplinary projects.

The education programmes are modern and innovative. Students and high-ranking scientists work together on a better future.


Heleen van der Veen
18 March 2019
Heleen van der Veen, third-year student at the College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, was presented with a ZonMW Young Investigator Award.
Prof. dr. Jolle Demmers
15 March 2019
The interdisciplinary field of 'Conflict Studies' investigates how and why people mobilize for collective violent action.
Malvolio and the Countess (Twelfth Night, or What You Will by Shakespeare) by Caniel Maclise (1806-1870). Bron: Wikimedia
8 March 2019
The new international academic programme NEW FACES asks the question what we can learn from Shakespeare’s world about the current crisis in Europe.




1 November 2019 16:15 - 17:45
The annual Johan Willem Beyen lecture will be given by Alex Brenninkmeijer and is entitled “Is the Brexit really an exit? You can’t unscramble scrambled eggs”.
Student met vlag van Universiteit Utrecht
15 November 2019 10:00 - 16 November 2019 16:00
Visit our Bachelor's Open Day on 15 and 16 November 2019!
Dr. Enrico Mastrobattista
18 November 2019 16:15 - 17:15
Inaugural lecture of Enrico Mastrobattista, Professor of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology and Delivery.


Studenten scheikunde krijgen onderwijs in het laboratorium.