Facts and Figures
Organisation, research and education at the Faculty of Science in facts and figures as of 1 January 2020.
The Faculty of Science is organized in:
- total staff members: 1342 fte
- academic staff: 960 fte
- PhD candidates: 426
Number of students:
In 2019 our faculty had 6844 students in total. Student numbers are increasing gradually over the past years.
Our research has 8 main topics: Life Sciences, Food, Complex Systems, Game Research, Bioinformatics, Science Education, Climate en Energy & Resources.
Publications in 2019:
- 1645 scientific publications
- 138 dissertations
We are proud to host a Nobelprize winner and 6 Spinoza Winners. Furthermore many of our researchers received ERC grants or Veni, Vidi or Vici grants. See our Prominent researchers.