University of Groningen
#291 Overall Influence

University of Groningen

University in the Netherlands

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The University of Groningen is a public research university in the city of Groningen in the Netherlands. The university was founded in 1614 and is the second-oldest university in the Netherlands. In 2014, the university celebrated its 400th anniversary. Currently, RUG is placed in the top 100 universities worldwide according to four international ranking tables.

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What is University of Groningen known for?

#135 World Rank
Physics
#148 World Rank
Chemistry
#151 World Rank
Mathematics
#184 World Rank
Psychology
#196 World Rank
Economics
#208 World Rank
Religious Studies
#248 World Rank
Sociology
#251 World Rank
Biology
#269 World Rank
Philosophy
#277 World Rank
Anthropology
#288 World Rank
Medical
#291 World Rank
Computer Science
#297 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#342 World Rank
Law
#344 World Rank
Political Science
#347 World Rank
Literature
#366 World Rank
History
#414 World Rank
Education
#518 World Rank
Engineering
#627 World Rank
Communications
#648 World Rank
Business
#861 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#887 World Rank
Social Work
#2868 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are University of Groningen's Most influential alumni?

University of Groningen's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. University of Groningen’s most academically influential people include Heike Kamerlingh Onnes, Johan Huizinga, and Frans de Waal.

Heike Kamerlingh Onnes
Heike Kamerlingh Onnes

Dutch physicist, Nobel prize winner

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Johan Huizinga
Johan Huizinga

Dutch historian

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Frans de Waal
Frans de Waal

Dutch primatologist and ethologist

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Frits Zernike
Frits Zernike

Dutch physicist

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Mark van Vugt

Dutch psychologist

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Ben Feringa
Ben Feringa

Dutch Nobel laureate in chemistry

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Aletta Jacobs
Aletta Jacobs

Dutch physician and feminist, editor

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Wubbo Ockels
Wubbo Ockels

Dutch physicist and astronaut

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Bart Bok
Bart Bok

Dutch-American astronomer

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Jan Hendrik Oort
Jan Hendrik Oort

Dutch astronomer

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David van Dantzig
David van Dantzig

Dutch mathematician

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Jan Hendrik de Boer

Dutch scientist

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