You may have heard: Utrecht University has not been included in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Ranking 2024. UU has chosen not to submit data. This is a conscious choice, which is further explained in this news item. The article also provides more in-depth information.
Everyone who asks question to a PhD candidate during a PhD Ceremony of UU is allowed to wear gowns. All members of an Assessment Committee are in an equal position during the ceremony. Rector Magnificus Henk Kummeling states that the decision emphasises equality.
From 29 September to 8 October, the third edition of Utrecht Science Week will take place. One week long, one big Open House for everyone interested in the latest in (applied) science in the field of sustainability and health. Meeting and exchanging knowledge between students, professionals and all other interested parties: everyone is welcome to join.
Experience science! On Sunday, October 8, Utrecht University will once again open its doors in the Utrecht Science Park for young and old. Join a mini-lecture, participate in exciting experiments and follow interesting workshops. Through the diverse program you will discover more about science and research at Utrecht University. The activities are suitable for children aged 8-12 and adults.
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