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Facts and figures

The key facts and figures about Leiden University from its Annual Report for 2020.

2
Cities: Leiden and The Hague
1575
Foundation year
16
Nobel Prizes
Top 100-universiteit
Ranking

Teaching

34,178
Students
47
Bachelor's programmes
81
Master's programmes
4.1 (bachelor); 3.9 (master)
Student satisfaction (NSE, scale 0-5)
6,501
Incoming bachelor's students
6,173
Incoming master's students, 29% foreign nationals
128
Nationalities

Student success

4,813
Bachelor's degrees
4,685
Master's degrees
12%
Drop-out rate after first year of bachelor's degree
133,764
Registered alumni

Research

2,665
FTE researchers
6,400
Academic publications
445
PhDs awarded

Staff

7,600
Staff members
4,659
FTE
1,808
FTE academic staff members
829
FTE PhD candidates
34%
Women in higher academic roles
29%
Female professors
34%
Temporary academic staff with government funding

Income

€ 405 m
Government funding
€ 76 m
Tuition fees
€ 52 m
NWO, Zon MW and KNAW
€ 42 m
EU, including ERC
€ 125 m
Other sources of income: contract research, etc.
€ 698 m
Total budget
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