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Radboud Universiteit

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Established in 1923, the Radboud Universiteit (Radboud University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Nijmegen (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Gelderland. Officially recognized by the Ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschap, Nederland (Ministry of Education, Culture and Science of the Netherlands), Radboud Universiteit (RU) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Dutch higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Radboud Universiteit (RU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees and master's degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 100-year-old Dutch higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. RU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Radboud Universiteit's Control Typeprivate


Radboud Universiteit's Entity Typenon-profit


Radboud Universiteit' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Radboud Universiteit's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (English) Radboud University
Acronym RU
Founded 1923
Motto In Dei Nomine Feliciter
Happily in God's name
Colours Red and white
Video Presentation

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University Location

Address Houtlaan 4
6525 XZ Gelderland
Radboud Universiteit's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Radboud Universiteit Phone Number +31 (24) 361 61 61
Radboud Universiteit Fax Number +31 (24) 3564599

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Radboud Universiteit's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Radboud Universiteit's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Radboud Universiteit's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Radboud Universiteit.

Radboud Universiteit: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)
Not reported
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)
Not reported

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Applying for admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Read our "Introduction to University Admissions" article to learn more.

Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Radboud Universiteit's admission information.

Radboud Universiteit's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Radboud Universiteit's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Radboud Universiteit a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Radboud Universiteit's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Radboud Universiteit's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Radboud Universiteit's Admission Office Admission Office

Comeniuslaan 4
Nijmegen 6525 HP

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Size and Profile


University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.

Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Radboud Universiteit.

Radboud Universiteit's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Radboud Universiteit has an enrollment range of 15,000-19,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Radboud Universiteit's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 1,000-1,499 academic employees (Faculty).

Radboud Universiteit's Control Type Control Type

Radboud Universiteit is a private higher education institution.

Radboud Universiteit's Entity Type Entity Type

Radboud Universiteit is a non-profit higher education institution.

Radboud Universiteit's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Radboud Universiteit's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Radboud Universiteit is Christian-Catholic Religious Affiliation

Radboud Universiteit has a Christian-Catholic affiliation.

Facilities and Services


What are the most common University facilities and services? Read our two guide articles about University Facilities and University Services to learn more.

University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Radboud Universiteit's main facilities:

Radboud Universiteit's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Radboud Universiteit's Library

Radboud Universiteit's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

Radboud Universiteit's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

Radboud Universiteit's Institutional Hospital Institutional Hospital

This institution has an institutional hospital that is owned and operated by the university. Institutional hospitals are typically affiliated with medical schools and provide a range of medical services to patients, while also serving as a teaching hospital for medical students and residents.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Radboud Universiteit's main services:

Radboud Universiteit's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Radboud Universiteit's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Radboud Universiteit's Distance Learning Distance Learning

Not reported

Radboud Universiteit's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Radboud Universiteit's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Radboud Universiteit's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Radboud Universiteit is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschap, Nederland

Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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Memberships and Affiliations


University memberships and affiliations to external organizations can be important for several reasons... read our article about university affiliations and memberships to learn more.

Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Radboud Universiteit's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
  • International Research Universities Network (IRUN)

Academic Structure


Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.

Academic Structure

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Radboud Universiteit 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.

Social Media

uniRank publishes brief reviews, rankings and metrics of some Radboud Universiteit's social media channels as a starting point for comparison and an additional selection tool for potential applicants.

Facebook Facebook

Radboud Universiteit's Facebook page Radboud Universiteit's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

Radboud Universiteit's X (formerly Twitter) page Radboud Universiteit's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Radboud Universiteit's YouTube channel Radboud Universiteit's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Radboud Universiteit's Instagram page Radboud Universiteit's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Radboud Universiteit's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

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