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.


boy playing with toy car
9 January 2018
Our Massive Open Online Course 'Understanding child development – from Synapse to Society' starts again on 5 February. Enroll now!
A party in the Open Air. Allegory on Conjugal Love (1590-1595) by Isaac Oliver. Source: Wikimedia Commons
22 December 2017
The new international academic programme NEW FACES asks the question what we can learn from Shakespeare’s world about the current crisis in Europe.
30 November 2017
On Wednesday, 28 November 2017, Global Studies organized a panel discussion on corruption, professional ethics and the International Criminal Court (ICC).




23 January 2018 14:00 - 15 February 2018 17:00
The Green Office is excited to announce that we will hold our first-ever secondhand project - a pop-up thrift shop!
Foto: Michael Kooren
25 January 2018 15:30 - 17:00
A round table conversation on gender and race in academia with Zethu Matebeni, Gloria Wekker, Kopano Ratele, Rolando Vazques and Phoebe Mbasalaki.
26 January 2018 11:00 - 13:00
In order to get a grasp on the daily realities of a diplomat, we have invited Pieter Feith to shed a light on his personal experiences as a senior diplomat


Studenten scheikunde krijgen onderwijs in het laboratorium.