With open minds, open attitudes and open science, we join forces to create tomorrow’s solutions.

Facts and figures

  • Seven

    Our 7 faculties cover the full scientific spectrum of research and education.

  • >650

    More than 650 professors play a vital role in the development of academic education and research.

  • 7979

    With 7979 employees we are working towards a better world, ervery day.

  • We have over 203,000 alumni which we are very proud of.

Partners and networks

We form alliances, internationally as well as in our own Utrecht region, because we believe they will help us progress.

Promotieplechtigheid in de Senaatszaal van het Academiegebouw van de Universiteit Utrecht.

Utrecht University was founded in 1636

Tradition and history