AUC and UCU host Model United Nation conferences

Two of our members, AUC and UCU, are hosting Model United Nation conferences. We're excited to see University College students engage in the practice of international law, politics and negotiation. UCUMUN UCUMUN is extremely excited to be offering five committee simulations this year: Disarmament and International Security Committee (DISEC); Crisis Security Council (UNSC); United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime…

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1st February Utrecht Master’s Event for UC students

Make sure to make your way to Utrecht on the 1st of February if you are interested in pursuing your Masters in either Natural or Life sciences. The University of Utrecht will namely be hosting a Masters event, with a specific part for UC students. The event will start at 4 pm with a special presentation for UC students. Besides…

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Keuzegids adapts ranking, all University Colleges are ‘excellent’

After a critical post by the UCSRN on the Keuzegids ranking of University Colleges and Liberal Arts and Science programs, the Keuzegids collected additional information from the University Colleges and adapted their rankings. University College Maastricht went from 88 points to 98 points, University College Utrecht went from 84 points to 90 points and University College Roosevelt went from 74…

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UCSRN kritisch over ranglijst University Colleges, Keuzegids biedt excuses aan

For English, click here. Op 15 november is de Keuzegids Universiteiten 2017 verschenen. De ranglijst voor de Liberal Arts and Sciences/University Colleges opleidingen staat volgens de UCSRN - de nationale studentenvereniging voor University College studenten - bol van de feitelijke onjuistheden. De oorzaak hiervan is een onvolledig onderzoek van de Keuzegids en een betwistbare methodologie. De Keuzegids gebruikt niet alleen…

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UCSRN is critical of Keuzegids ranking of the UCs, Keuzegids promises change

Voor Nederlands, klik hier. On the November 15, the Keuzegids published their 2017 rankings of the Dutch University Programs. However, according to the UCSRN, the ranking of the Liberal Arts and Sciences/University Colleges programs is terribly flawed. The causes: insufficient research by Keuzegids and a questionable methodology. Questionable results Keuzegids does not only use the croho-registry for the educational programs…

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A tour around the University Colleges

By Hannah Vreeburg With over 8 University Colleges established in the Netherlands within a time span of 18 years, educating more than 4000 students, the interdisciplinary and engaging Liberal Arts and Sciences bachelor has certainly established itself in the university community. However, just as studying physics in Groningen is very different from studying physics in Delft, so too studying is…

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