Universidad del País Vasco / Euskal Herriko Unibersitatea
In a prosperous region stretching along the Atlantic coast of northern Spain, the people of the Basque Country are the custodians of one of Europe's most ancient languages and cultures. Yet, they not only have a high esteem for tradition, but are also remarkably forward-looking and have established a highly regarded industrial sector.
Number of students: 45 000
Official website: https://www.ehu.eus/en/en-home
Université de Bordeaux
The University of Bordeaux is ranked among the top French universities for the quality of its education and research. A multidisciplinary, research-focused, international institution, it leads an ambitious development program with its partners to further promote Bordeaux as a “Campus of Excellence”.
Number of students: 56 000
Official website: https://www.u-bordeaux.com/About-us/Why-choose-us
Founded in 1845, we've been inspiring students for 175 years. University of Galway has earned international recognition as a research-led university with a commitment to top quality teaching. University of Galway support education in Irish nation language, university is a global MedTech hub and celebrates creativity through a range of arts.
Number of students: 18 000
Official website: https://www.universityofgalway.ie/
Ghent University is a pluralistic university open to all, regardless of ideological, political, cultural or social background. Their credo is ‘Dare to Think’.
Ghent University is a top 100 university and one of the major universities in Belgium. 11 faculties offer more than 200 courses and conduct in-depth research within a wide range of scientific domains.
Number of students: 49 000
Official website: https://www.ugent.be/en
The University of Göttingen is an internationally renowned research university. Founded in 1737 in the Age of Enlightenment, the University is committed to the values of social responsibility of science, democracy, tolerance and justice. The University is one of the largest in Germany.
Göttingen past and present is characterised by the quest for excellence in science, scholarship and education. Its success is reflected by the long list of Nobel Prize laureates associated with Göttingen, including the Max Planck researchers Manfred Eigen (Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1967, deceased 2019), Erwin Neher (Nobel Prize in Medicine 1991) and Stefan W. Hell (Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2014). Göttingen stands for exceptional progress in science and scholarship and for an exchange of ideas, impulses constantly sent out from this city into society at large.
Number of students: 30 000
Study programmes: University in Göttingen offers more than 210 study programmes
Official website: https://www.uni-goettingen.de/en/the+university/50217.html
The University of Groningen is a research university with a global outlook, deeply rooted in Groningen, City of Talent. Quality has had top priority for four hundred years, and with success: the University is currently in or around the top 100 on several influential ranking lists. Kickstart a meaningful and successful career and engage in useful and societally relevant research. Study and live in our lively and friendly city where you’ll feel right at home.
Number of students: 35 000
Official website: https://www.rug.nl/education/why-ug/
The University of Tartu is Estonia's leading centre of research and training. It preserves the culture of the Estonian people and spearheads the country's reputation in research and provision of higher education. The university belongs to the top 1.2% of the world's best universities.
Number of students: 14 000
Official website: https://ut.ee/en
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University´s ultimate goal is to conduct education and research of the highest quality and relevance to make a long-term difference in society. At the heart of this mission is the endeavour to advance sustainable development, engage with the wider community, and promote openness and respect. University´s most important asset are all the individuals whose curiosity and commitment make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting workplaces.
Number of students: 50 000
Official website: https://www.uu.se/en