Best University 2nd place Keuzegids 2023
Best University 2nd place Keuzegids 2023

Keuzegids 2023: Radboud once again second general university

Radboud University is the second best general university in the Netherlands according to the Keuzegids Universiteiten. We finished behind first place by just one point.

The Keuzegids Universiteiten is an annually published, independent guide assesses the quality of Bachelor’s programmes and universities. The Keuzegids largely relies on the assessments submitted by students in the National Student Survey (NSS). The areas assessed include quality of the content of the programme, lecturers, examination, career orientation, and ambiance.

Top rated programmes

Four of Radboud University’s Bachelor’s programmes received the ‘Top Rated Programme’ designation due to their high scores (75 points or more). According to the Keuzegids, this means they are some of the very best that Dutch university education has to offer. 

First place in their field

Seven Radboud University Bachelor’s programmes are awarded the first place in their field:

The full results can be found on the Keuzegids Universiteiten 2023. Access is free when on campus or when connecting to the campus network through eduVPN.

What is a traditional university?

The Netherlands has 14 traditional universities, united under the Universiteiten van Nederland (UNL) flag. Of these, six are referred to as ‘traditional, general universities’, because the humanities, the social sciences and the natural sciences (including medicine) are represented. Besides Radboud University, Groningen, Leiden, Utrecht and Amsterdam (VU and UvA) universities are all in this group.