Universiteit Leiden

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Liberal Arts and Sciences: Global Challenges (BA/BSc)

Why Leiden University?

LUC The Hague is the international honours college of Leiden University, one of Europe’s top research universities. LUC offers you a unique, interdisciplinary, relevant, and research-based Liberal Arts & Sciences programme focused on today’s Global Challenges.

6 reasons why you should study LUC in The Hague

The unique programme at Leiden Unviersity College offers you:

  1. A Liberal Arts & Sciences programme focused on Global Challenges such as Peace & Justice, Sustainability, Diversity and Prosperity.
  2. The chance to tailor your studies by choosing from 6 thematic Majors.
  3. Exchange programmes for high-achieving students in your third year.
  4. Strong emphasis on academic skills training and career relevance.
  5. Very international programme in content, student population and faculty.
  6. An intensive residential study and living experience in The Hague.

Study at the Faculty of Governance and Global Affairs

The  Faculty of Governance and Global Affairs (FGGA) is Leiden University’s newest faculty, launched in response to increasingly urgent socio-cultural issues. The FGGA is an internationally acclaimed academic knowledge hub that studies world-wide issues from the perspectives of governance, politics, law, sociology and economics. FGGA is active in its quest for multidisciplinary academic networks; through its academic institutes and knowledge centres, FGGA contributes to far-reaching socio-cultural debates.

Study at a world-class university

Leiden University is the oldest university in the Netherlands and enjoys an excellent worldwide reputation built up over more than four centuries. Since 1575 we’ve provided sound personal education for hundreds of thousands of students from all over the world. We’ll do our utmost to give you the best possible support. And if you can and want to do more, we’ll challenge you every step of the way. For many years, we’ve been among the leaders in Dutch university rankings and we are currently to be found in a variety of top international rankings too.
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