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Utrecht University

University in the Netherlands

From Wikipedia

Utrecht University is a public research university in Utrecht, Netherlands. Established , it is one of the oldest universities in the Netherlands. In 2018, it had an enrolment of 31,801 students, and employed 7,191 faculty and staff. In 2018, 525 PhD degrees were awarded and 6,948 scientific articles were published. The 2018 budget of the university was €857 million.

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What is Utrecht University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#39 World Rank
Philosophy
#59 World Rank
Mathematics
#82 World Rank
Biology
#43 World Rank
Physics
#121 World Rank
Medical
#93 World Rank
Computer Science
#94 World Rank
Chemistry
#249 World Rank
Literature
#220 World Rank
Law
#389 World Rank
Engineering
#187 World Rank
Psychology
#238 World Rank
History
#157 World Rank
Religious Studies
#60 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#258 World Rank
Economics
#559 World Rank
Education
#284 World Rank
Communications
#483 World Rank
Political Science
#804 World Rank
Business
#159 World Rank
Anthropology
#209 World Rank
Sociology
#1039 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1794 World Rank
Nursing
#2054 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are Utrecht University's Most influential alumni?

Utrecht University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Philosophy, Physics, and Mathematics

Charles De Geer

Charles De Geer

Swedish industrialist and entomologist

Aaldert Wapstra

Dutch nuclear physicist

Benjamin Moser

Benjamin Moser

American linguist, writer

Cornelis Eliza Bertus Bremekamp

Dutch botanist

Hans Hermann von Katte

Hans Hermann von Katte

Prussian army officer

Gerard Verschuuren

Gerard Verschuuren

Dutch-American philosopher

Hans Thewissen

Hans Thewissen

Dutch/American paleontologist

Willem B. Drees

Dutch philosopher

Touraj Atabaki

Touraj Atabaki

Iranian academic

Frans van Vught

Frans van Vught

Dutch sociologist

Bernard de Wit

Dutch theoretical physicist

Maurits van Rooijen

Maurits van Rooijen

Dutch historian