On the 2nd and 3rd of October, Wageningen University & Research offers a two-day extracurricular Preventive Health Hackathon for Bachelor and Master students of the Alliance EWUU (TU/e, WUR, UU and UMCU).
The new University Museum Utrecht (UMU) is the ideal museum for curious people. In the remodelled museum, you can take a look under the bonnet of science. The UMU has been transformed into a hands-on museum, and is once again ready to welcome its many eager visitors.
The UU Honours College has extra spaces available for three of our interdisciplinary honour programmes. We offer two English-led and one Dutch-led programme and we invite you a to apply (application deadline: September 11, 09:00 AM). We offer two English-led and one Dutch-led programme.
We are thrilled to announce you the first edition of the first Italian bio-medical congress for students and young researchers, with an international background since its beginning. Participations are open for each kind of students and researchers that may have an interest in medical sciences and innovations, no matter which is the original background.
To help new Bachelor’s students of the Faculty of Science find their way around UU, the Science Study Starter Guide (‘de Wegwijzer’ in Dutch) has been developed. This guide consists of essential information and tips about our buildings, digital tools, who they can turn to with questions and practical matters concerning education.
Your mental health is important! At World Mental Health Day, October 10, awareness is raised about this topic worldwide. On this day, the student support team of the Faculty of Medicine organizes several activities for students of the Faculty of Medicine and the Graduate School of Life Sciences. Will we see you there?
This week, the This is us campaign will be launched at UMC Utrecht, addressing social safety - desired and undesired behavior, aimed at all students and employees of the UMC Utrecht. With this campaign, we aim to work towards a stimulating, inclusive, and socially safe environment where we are open to each other and bring out the best in one another. This is us, and we are in this together. Will you join us?
ISCOMS is one of the world's leading student congresses in (bio)medical science. The 30th edition will take place from the 5th until the 8th of June 2023 at the UMC Groningen. Register now via iscoms.com and get ready to be inspired.
The Talma Eykman award is for a student of Medicine, Biomedical Sciences or Clinical Health Sciences who has written an excellent research report or literature review thesis. The deadline for application is April 24, 2023.
The Frits de Waard Penning is awarded yearly to students who have conducted excellent epidemiological research in the field of medicine, biomedical sciences, or health sciences. The aim of this award is to encourage promising young researchers, who are at the start of their career. Deadline for application is April 24, 2023.
Do you travel by bike or by car, train or bus? We would like to hear how you commute to and from Utrecht University. By filling in the survey, you help us improve the university's accessibility and sustainability. You also have a chance to win great prizes!
Community Engaged Learning is a form of education in which teachers, students and societal partners work together on complex social issues and seek creative solutions through long-term contact and mutual involvement.
Do you want to get a nice salary and more experience with programming and contribute to software that is used UU-wide? And do you want a flexible job that can be combined with studying and in a very pleasant team? Then this job is for you!
Students who need help and support with concerns and problems can now also visit the Utrecht Science Park. Since 7 February, Buurtteam (the neighbourhood team) has been holding walk-in consultations in the HU Healthy & Well Centre at 101 Bolognalaan.
In the week of 13 to 17 February, participation week will take place again! During this week, you can get to know the participation process at UU, give us your input on what you think we should do and be inspired by interesting speakers.
As of 13 December 2022, additional logging will be enabled for file sharing with remote users (without Solis ID) from Sharepoint or OneDrive. This is done in order to adequately intervene when there is a data breach.
Science for Sustainability (S4S) presents its second call for proposals for the S4S Graduate Programme. In this second round, the program allows four excellent Master’s students to pursue a PhD at the Faculty of Science, starting in September 2023.
This year, there were twice as many enrolments for the bachelor MBLS. We spoke with Study Programme Manager Bertrand Kleizen and Programme Director Eric Huizinga about the new programme’s success, and its tangible consequences.
During the Start of the Academic Year, History and Philosophy of Science (HPS) alum Chiara Lacroix won Best Master’s Thesis 2022. In her thesis, she examined how the concept of ‘man’ and ‘humanity’ develops in English and French medical literature.
Are you a life sciences student willing to dedicate your talent, time and energy to reduce the dependence of scientists and humankind on animal-based test results? Feel invited to contact the 3Rs Centre to discuss options for an internship.
Master History and Philosophy of Science external link(HPS) has the happiest students of the UU, according to the National Student Survey 2022 external link. The student satisfaction score was 4.8 on a 5-point scale, the highest of all 81 Master programmes of Utrecht University. The Master has ranked among the top-3 of the UU for several years in a row. On 28 June Vice Dean of Education Gerard Barkema personally congratulated the team on the achievement.
Recently, it was announced in various UU media that the CoursePlanner has been expanded with the possibility to select courses by theme. This allows students to search and filter courses at an even broader level. But did you know that this tool has been developed by our own Science department?
Due to maintenance, Blackboard is temporarily unavailable on Friday 24th of June from 22:30 PM. As of Saturday 25th of June 10:00 AM Blackboard will be available again. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Because of the introduction of the student loan system in the Netherlands, financial funds became available to enhance the quality of higher education. In 2019 the Faculty of Science received these Quality Funds. Since then, plans have been made on how the money will be used.