The Faculty of Science is led by the Dean, who is supported by the Board Team, consisting of the Vice Deans, the Faculty Director and a student member.

Co-determination at the faculty is done through the Faculty Council.

Support services

Operational management facilitates the research and education activities of the faculty.


The Faculty of Science consists of six departments:

Research institutes

The research institutes within the Faculty of Science contribute to research in one of Utrecht University’s chosen focus areas.


Education is organised within these schools: