Universiteit Leiden

Discover Leiden University

Do you want to leave your mark on societal challenges now and in the future? At Leiden University you'll get prepared to make a difference in society. Together we answer the questions of today and turn our gaze on tomorrow. With more than 50 bachelor's and 80 master's programmes in Leiden and The Hague you can find a study programme that fits your ambitions.

Bachelor's programmes

Master's programmes

6 reasons why to choose Leiden University

  • At Leiden University you can choose between more than 50 bachelor's programmes and over 80 master's programmes

  • A top-ranked university: for years, we've been among the top 100 universities worldwide in international rankings and we're among the leaders in Dutch university rankings. 

  • Leiden University is the oldest university in the Netherlands and enjoys an excellent reputation built up over more than four centuries.

  • Our small-scale academic community ensures a personal atmosphere with plenty of room for you talents and opportunities.

  • No matter what career path you choose, as an alumni of Leiden University you will have great job opportunities. 

  • The student cities of Leiden and The Hague are fully equipped to enhance your student life with insights, fun activities and unforgettable experiences.

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