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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Let every student experience the benefits of Liberal Arts and Sciences

By Joris van Schie More and more University Colleges are being established in the Netherlands. The recent plans for a University College in Leeuwarden show that this trend is far from over. What is it that moves Dutch universities to start a University College? UCs function as the flagship faculties of their respective universities. It is a great opportunity for…

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Budget proposal 2016 – 2017

The first draft of the budget proposal 2016 - 2017 is online. Visit the documents section to find the full proposal (and final approved budget). Do you have comments or questions? Let us know via info@ucsrn.nl! Summary A new reimbursement policy is proposed synchronous to the budget. This policy reduces the amount of travel costs reimbursed by imposing a limit…

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