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.


Studenten in de zomer op de trappen voor de ingang van Janskerkhof 3
22 February 2018
This summer, the Netherlands Institute for the Law of the Sea (NILOS) of Utrecht University offers a Summer School on the Law of the Sea.
Dr. Els Rose
13 February 2018
Els Rose has been appointed Professor Late and Medieval Latin at the Department of Languages, Literature and Communication starting from 15 February 2018.
Sol in glas in lood
8 February 2018
On Tuesday, Rector Magnificus Bert van der Zwaan completed the official opening of the UU Honours College for interdisciplinary education.




Prof. Samuel Moyn. Photo: law.yale.edu
14 June 2018 09:00 - 11:00
The Political History section will organise a workshop with Samuel Moyn on Human Rights History after the Inequality Debate on 14 June.
2 July 2018 09:00 - 6 July 2018 22:00
This summer, the Utrecht Centre for Water, Oceans and Sustainability Law (UCWOSL) offers a Summer School on Law and Sustainability.
2 July 2018 09:00 - 6 July 2018 17:00
Interested in learning about the international refugee crisis in Europe and how it plays out at the local level? Then this Summer School is something for you!


Studenten scheikunde krijgen onderwijs in het laboratorium.