From the school:Leiden University is a truly international university, uniting people and knowledge from all corners of the world since 1575. As the oldest university in The Netherlands, and a leading university in Europe Leiden offers 6 English-taught bachelor's programmes in addition to more than 50 Dutch bachelor's and 80 English/Dutch master's programmes. Additional English-taught programmes are added each year. Leiden provides an ideal setting to get the most out of your student life while preparing for an international career. Follow in the footsteps of Nelson Mandela, Winston Churchill, René Descartes, Albert Einstein, and John Adams. Engage with our lecturers, who are renowned for their ground-breaking research and worldwide networks. Benefit from the personal and interactive classroom experience. Develop your international citizenship. Ideally located in The Netherlands, we have campuses in Leiden and The Hague. Both cities offer a wealth of social, academic, and housing options for students. Amsterdam is a short distance away, and the rest of Europe is at your doorstep. Discover the world at Leiden University!