University of Groningen
University of Groningen

Continente: Europe

Country: Netherlands

Address: University of Groningen, PO Box 72, 9700 AB Groningen, Netherlands

Web Site: www.rug.nl



About University of Groningen:

The University of Groningen has a rich academic tradition dating back to 1614. From this tradition arose the first female student and the first female lecturer in the Netherlands, the first Dutch astronaut and the first president of the European Central Bank. Geographically, the University is rooted in the Northern part of the Netherlands, a region very close to its heart. The University provides high quality education and research in a broad range of disciplines, focusing on three key elements: Energy, Healthy Ageing and Sustainable Society. Groningen’s researchers also collaborate with business partners, public institutions and the government. Collaborations between researchers on the frontiers of knowledge take place within extensive networks.In addition, the University of Groningen stimulates current debate on scientific, social and cultural issues by providing convincing perspectives and fresh ideas, based on the latest scientific findings. Education and research at are internationally oriented. Students from all over the world prepare themselves in Groningen for their international career paths.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 108 115 103 96 89 74 92 81 71 72 81 80

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 145 123 138 139 225 146 146 158 164 156 157
Engineering - 104 130 152 157 143 145 119 164 177 174 189
Life Sciences - 123 116 115 95 83 87 79 69 75 79 77
Clinical Medicine - 91 87 84 62 59 63 54 46 43 54 52
Natural Sciences - 116 94 92 92 100 143 131 126 127 142 147
Social Sciences - 127 97 101 77 78 62 65 61 56 57 56

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 276 225 - 263 279 278 185 239
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 182 185 241 254 201 218 214 195 211
Chemistry - - - 78 87 100 109 96 109 124 137 144
Civil Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - 401-450
Computer Science - - - 188 209 138 166 235 201 220 177 250
Electrical Engineering - - - 297 196 142 201 231 229 236 227 247
Environment / Ecology - - - - 122 125 118 118 152 173 158 129
Geosciences - - - 188 256 182 172 159 173 233 248 272
Materials Science - - - 77 76 77 84 89 110 123 143 154
Mathematics - - - 165 194 221 - 289 - - 298 301-350
Mechanical Engineering - - - 144 213 233 274 285 - 271 282 294
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 67 84 73 52 56 78 78
Physics - - - 105 102 121 154 152 143 141 141 150
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 104 128 125 122 126 137 146 142