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UNIVERSITY OF GRONINGEN - [RUG], GRONINGEN, GRONINGEN

Groningen, GroningenLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1614Established Year
  26183Enrollment

University of Groningen Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

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University of Groningen is a public research university in Groningen, the Netherlands. Established in 1614, the university is one the best universities for international students in the world. The university has an alumni population 120,000 all over the world. It has consistently been ranked among the top 100 universities worldwide and is considered the best among the universities in the Netherlands.

Highlights

University TypePublic
Campus SettingUrban
UG Application Portalstudielink.nl
Annual Budget800 million Euros
Mode of ProgramsFull-time; Online
Number of International Students7,000
Annual Cost of Attendance24,987 Euros
Contact Information+31 (0)15 27 89111

Programs, Campus and Residence

  • The university offers 48 bachelors’ and 167 masters’ programs in 8 areas of study under 11 faculties.
  • The most popular programs include – Ecology, Chemistry, Astronomy, Physics, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Medical Sciences, Neurosciences, Sociology, Philosophy, Theology, Archaeology and Arts, etc.
  • The campus is fully equipped with technologies to pursue research on various aspects of life, social sciences, sciences, theology and arts.
  • The university does not have on campus housing, but assists students to find off campus housing from its official website.

University of Groningen Admissions

The deadlines for student intake varies with each program.

Admission Requirements

  • Transcripts till the most recent education in English, Dutch, French or German; letter of reference
  • Language Proficiency Test –
    • TOEFL – 80
    • IELTS – 6.5
    • Cambridge – 183; CAE B; CPRE C
    • NT2 for programs taught in Dutch
  • Application fee – Varies
  • Additional requirements – Letter of motivation; CV; Copy of passport for proof of identity.

The applications must be submitted through the studielink.nl portal for both bachelors’ and masters’ programs.

Financial Aid and Cost of Study

The university offers financial aid in the form of scholarships, loans and study abroad programs.

University of Groningen International Students Fees

ExpenseCost in Euros
Tuition fee10,900
Living expenses11,125
Insurance1,475
Residence permit317
Handling fees670
Books500
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University of Groningen Overview

Student Population26183
Average Cost of Attendance$16,588 / Year

Attendance Cost

$16,588

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$9,317 / Year
Post Graduate Program$16,588 / Year
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    RANKED  #73

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    RANKED  #55

    Law (International)

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    Mathematics (International)

    College rating

    based on 1 student ratings

    7.3/10

    8/10academic
    7/10infrastructure
    8/10placements
    8/10faculty
    7/10extracurricular
    6/10accommodation

    Reviews

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    Jules de groot, NETHERLANDS Bachelor of science [b.sc] economics and business economics
    University of Groningen
    Current student , Batch : 2021
    7.3
    STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS

    HOW ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS ECONOMICS WORKS; LEARNING FROM UNIVERSITY OF GRONINGEN

    The university is located in a small place, filled with the students. It's a great place to pursue education Therefore, I went ahead to fill the online application for the university to pursue my education


    Course Curriculum - 

    The course gives insights on how business experts and policymakers attempt to stimulate both corporate and economic activity. During the first year, I learned from the economic point of view how decision making is done. In my current year I am working on how to develop models with to obtain an understanding of economics.

    8 /10
    academic
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    7 /10
    infrastructure
    6 /10
    accomodation/food
    8 /10
    placement
    7 /10
    extracurricular
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