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Radboud University Nijmegen - Summer School

Radboud Summer School is organised by Radboud University, one of the leading academic centres of excellence in the Netherlands in cooperation with Radboud University Medical Centre, which combines outstanding patient care, research, and education.

Master's Programmes

About

Education

Our courses are intended for international and Dutch students at Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD level. Some courses also accept postdocs and professionals.

Research

Renowned academic staff from Radboud University, Radboud University Medical Centre and some of its international partners will offer 40 carefully selected courses that will inspire students and researchers and provide them with the opportunity to extend their network.

University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2019
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2018
204 -14
2017
190
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2019
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2018
122
2017
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World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2018
101
2017
101
2016
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ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2018
101
2017
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2016
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Housing services

The rooms differ from each other but all meet the following minimum criteria:

  • Single room (no roommate).
  • The room will be furnished with a bed (including mattress, blanket/duvet, pillow and bed linen), cupboard, desk and chair.
  • Shared facilities include a kitchen, shower/bathroom and toilet.
  • Internet access (Ethernet, bring a cable).
  • Distance to the Radboud Campus is a maximum of a 30 minutes bike ride, often much less.

ICT services

  • Radboud University Account
  • Blackboard
  • WIFI Access Eduroam

Medical services

If your health or liability insurance does not cover a temporary stay in the Netherlands, you should acquire an International Insurance Passport for Students.

IPS is a comprehensive health & travel insurance which covers medical expenses, emergency dental expenses, extraordinary costs (such as repatriation), as well as coverage for legal aid, accidents, liability, baggage, and household goods.

Student Life

Campus life

Whether the reason for your stay in Nijmegen is to study, to work or to perform research at the university, there is a lot more to the city of Nijmegen than just the university. In your free time there are plenty of different things you can do to enjoy yourself.

Whether you prefer shopping, going to a museum or to a movie, it is all possible in this city. Here you will find a listing of shopping areas, museums and movie theatres, as well as information on the Tourist Information Office.

Sports facilities

All the universitys facilities are concentrated together on the one square kilometre of the former Heyendael estate: the lecture rooms and research labs, the University Hospital, the libraries, offices, the sports centre.

Accreditation

Radboud Summer School is part of the Radboud University. Radboud University provides a systematic assurance of the quality of its education. This quarantee ensures that all the Universitys Bachelors and Masters programmes are at present accredited by the Nederlands-Vlaamse Accreditatie Organisatie (NVAO).

Student Reviews

My life as a student
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars
Everything is perfect!
Cognitive Neuroscience at Radboud Summer School
Marija Lugari├äÔÇí rated 5 out of 5 stars
I spent a week of August 2016 attending the courses in the field of Cognitive Neuroscience at the Radboud University in the Netherlands. It was such an enriching experience. Each day was dedicated to one topic in Neuroscience, for example, on Monday we had lectures and workshops in Neuroanatomy, on Tuesday we talked about Perception, Wednesday was focused on Motor control, and by Friday we were...