Utrecht University is one of Europe's leading research universities, recognised internationally for its high-quality in research and education, innovative approach to research and teaching. Studying at Utrecht University means studying at one of the world's best universities. The Bachelor Biomedical Sciences has been reviewed as the best of its kind by the University Selection Guide in 2016.
Faculty of Medicine
The Faculty of Medicine of Utrecht University and the UMC Utrecht work together in the field of education and (bio)medical research. The various tasks are carried out in and under the responsibility of the UMC Utrecht.
UMC Utrecht strives to achieve the highest standards in patient care, scientific research and education. By dedicating ourselves to continuous improvements, we can pioneer cutting-edge treatments, foster groundbreaking findings, and deliver a standard of care that meets the healthcare needs for today and the future.
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As an international student, you are in good company at Utrecht University. Every year, approximately 1,500 international students come to Utrecht University to follow English-taught degree programmes and other courses. With some 118 nationalities working and studying closely together, students learn to operate in an international environment from the onset, which is essential for scientists and scholars in this increasingly globalised world.
The university is situated in Utrecht, a lively student city in the heart of the Netherlands. Utrecht University and the city of Utrecht offer a great environment for students to study and live in. Utrecht has a bustling student community with plenty of extracurricular activities to get involved in, as well as many different student organizations and a wide range of sports and culture facilities. Moreover it is located very centrally in the Netherlands, making it an ideal city for exploring the rest of the country.