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Radboud University

Located in Nijmegen in the the Netherlands, Radboud University is an international university founded in 1923 with a strong tradition of quality education and world-class research. The university recognizes the importance of having an international classroom and therefore offers more than 35 English-taught Master’s degree programmes in eleven disciplines- and growing every year.

Our programmes range from history to neuroscience, international law to particle physics, and everything in-between. With such a variety of different academic and cultural perspectives, we encourage students and researchers to reach across disciplinary lines and work with colleagues from different departments.

Our international outlook also attracts researchers from around the world. As a student at Radboud, you will work next to lecturers and researchers in a field that you are passionate about. You will also gain the skills and knowledge to be successful after graduation, as well as access to an international network to help your career prospects.

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Student Life

There are many options for students to join student groups or clubs for a variety of different interests. These clubs often put on events for members and non-members.

Radboud is located in the Dutch city of Nijmegen. Nijmegen is the oldest city in the Netherlands and offers students plenty of social and cultural events. Situated close to the German border, you will be close to nature, but can take advantage of the great transportation networks in the region to explore Amsterdam (1,5 hours by train) or other beautiful Dutch cities, or places further afield.

Of course, what conversation regarding the Dutch would be complete without talking about bicycles? As a student in Nijmegen you can easily get around the city by bike, saving you money and is good for the environment.

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Students will be admitted on an individual basis. The Master's programme that you pursue needs to be in the same field of study as your Bachelor's degree. If this is not the case, you may be offered a pre-Master's programme. You also need to possess a background in research methodology.

Application deadlines:
1 May (EU/EEA applicants)
1 April (Non-EU/EEA applicants)

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Radboud University - Impressions of your Masters study

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Overview of Masters programmes - Radboud University

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Students at Radboud benefit from a wide range of facilities on campus- academic or otherwise. The sprawling, green campus hosts six library facilities with excellent academic resources and spaces for study or relaxation.

As a student you will find a wealth of state-of-the-art technologies to conduct research and analyse data within our institutes. These research facilities are as diverse as our study programmes, whether you're interested in studying how the brain processes language, tracing the lifecycle stages of malarial mosquitos, or capturing the first images of a black hole.

In addition to academic facilities, we also host the Radboud Sports Centre, so you can focus on the body as well as the mind. The sports centre has exercise facilities, fitness classes, and a number of sports club teams. With over 80 sports on offer, it is rated best in Europe by our students. Our students also enjoy the variety of cafés and restaurants on campus, offering snacks, gourmet meals, or a place to gather for a drink after classes.

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Radboud University

Houtlaan 4
6525 XZ Nimwegen
The Netherlands
T   +31 24 36 23456

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Radboud University

Houtlaan 4
6525 XZ Nimwegen
The Netherlands
T +31 24 36 23456
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