University of Groningen

The University of Groningen is a public research university of more than 30,000 students in the city of Groningen in the Netherlands. Founded in 1614, the university is the... Wikipedia

  • Motto:  Verbum Domini Lucerna Pedibus Nostris (Latin)
  • Motto (English):  The word of the Lord is a light for our feet
  • Type:  Public research university
  • Established:  1614
  • President:  Jouke de Vries
  • Rector:  Cisca Wijmenga
  • Academic staff:  3,600 employees (in 2020)
  • Administrative staff:  6,250 employees (27 May 2021)
  • Students:  34,000 (in 2020)
  • Doctoral students:  4,350 (in 2020)
  • Colours:  UG Red, Black & White
  • Affiliations:  Coimbra Group, Guild of European Research-Intensive Universities
  • Website:  www.rug.nl
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo