Humanities and Social Sciences deserve solid financing and effective support so that as many people as possible can benefit from good teaching and research. In a meeting attended by Jet Bussemaker Minister of Education, Culture and Science, seven university networks signed a declaration in Leiden setting out these plans.
There is so much we can tell new international students. We could boast about famous Nobel Prize winners like Kamerlingh Onnes or glamorous alumni like DJ Amin van Buuren. But what’s more important is that you feel at home. Take the crash course on ‘How to Feel Happy in Leiden’.
According to the Keuzegids Universiteiten 2015 Leiden University has five top programmes: Biomedical Sciences, Greek and Latin Language and Culture, Liberal Arts & Sciences: Global Challenges, Philosophy and Mathematics.