The people Students


More than 60,000 students keep the city ‘young’ whilst offering a deep pool of developing talent. The continuously rising influx of students forges Groningen's character as young and vibrant, and is a key factor cited by businesses when locating here. Higher educated people often wish to locate to a place where others of a similar educational background live. Companies bloom where there’s space for creativity and innovation, in cities with talent on tap.

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Education level of the students

Laatste update: 2018-03-27

Foreign students

Laatste update: 2020-02-14

Top 10 foreign students by country, RUG and Hanze

Laatste update: 2020-02-14