From the school: Founded in 1614, the University of Groningen is one of the oldest universities in Europe, located in the north of the Netherlands. The University of Groningen offers over 25 undergraduate degree programmes in English and over 100 post-graduate programmes in English in virtually every field. The University of Groningen is in the top 100 of all the influential rankings worldwide. This research-driven university is located in the heart of Groningen, a true student city with an energetic and lively reputation. In the meantime, Groningen is known for maintaining a safe community character. With 1 in 4 of its inhabitants being students and over half of its population being under 35 years of age, Groningen is the youngest city in the Netherlands. Everything is completely catered to the student way of life. There is a large variety of student clubs, a rich international student community, sports, and culture, and a lot to explore. The University of Groningen offers undergraduate programmes in Sciences, Medicine, Economics & Business, Social Sciences and Humanities. Moreover, the University College Groningen offers a Liberal Arts and Sciences programme.