News and events

Visit the Open Day on the 1st of February!

Are you thinking about studying at an university in The Netherlands and are you wondering what Leiden University has to offer? Then do visit us 17 October at our Open Day. There are different ways of discovering Leiden University, its bachelor’s programmes, the city and student life.

Elsevier: good scores for Leiden programmes

According to students, Leiden University has the best bachelor’s programmes in Criminology, Greek and Latin Language and Culture, Clinical Technology and Notarial Law. The Master’s programme in Computer Science was also given the highest score. The findings are from a survey by Dutch magazine Elsevier.

Leiden hosts prestigious linguistics conference

For a brief period Leiden University was the hub of the world of linguistics. The 48th annual conference of the Societas Linguistica Europaea was held here at the start of September. Almost 600 linguists came from all corners of the world to the city of discoveries to attend this prestigious event.