As a university, we feel a responsibility for the world in which we live. We want to be in the vanguard when it comes to achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and to make our own contribution to the changes needed in the world in the coming decades. Our broad range of academic disciplines and the opportunities for multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary research at our campus offer excellent possibilities here.

Healthy environment

At Radboud University we focus on making people and the planet healthier. We do this by contributing scientific research to knowledge development and solutions, for example in the field of biodiversity. We apply the insights to our own green campus.

Combat climate change

Radboud University is committed to clean air and a healthy climate. Through scientific research we contribute to insight and solutions in the field of complex and cross-disciplinary climate issues.


Radboud University develops and shares knowledge about circular and bio-based solutions and the associated system change through its research.

Equal opportunities for all

Radboud University is working on a healthy, free world with equal opportunities for everyone. Our research focuses on issues related to social inequality, gender, diversity and sustainable livelihoods.