Utrecht University promotes diversity and inclusion within the scope of its education, research and organisation. This diversity pertains to the variety of gender, ethnicity, class, religion and sexuality, among other things.

Everyone deserves to feel at home at our university

Utrecht University offers students an inspiring and challenging learning environment. This environment is enhanced by a diverse community of students and lecturers.

Such variety enriches the academic debate and prepares students better for their future role in a multi-faceted society.


Gunther Cornelissen Westerdijk Award 2017
19 September 2017
Appointed head of the department of Mathematics in 2015, Gunther immediately recognized that encouraging diversity would be an important part of his duties.
13 September 2017
Ali Aljasem has been nominated.
Roos Ykema, winnaar studentenprijs.
4 September 2017
During the opening of the academic year, Rector Magnificus Bert van der Zwaan awarded the student prizes to Maarten Bransen and Roos Ykema.
Pictogrammen van man en vrouw bij het toilet.
22 August 2017
Prof Dr Rosemarie Buikema (Gender Studies) explains why a seemingly small change in addressing people has a big impact on how people interact with each other.
25 July 2017
Indonesian ambassador visits Summerschool programme Islamic Banking at U.S.E.