Rijksuniversiteit Groningen

Rijksuniversiteit Groningen Overview

Innovative, research-driven and rooted in the number-one knowledge hub of the Northern Netherlands, the University of Groningen is an internationally orientated university with 30,000 students. Quality has been their top priority for over four hundred years, and with great success: the University is currently in or around the top 100 in several influential ranking lists.

Swansea University currently has agreements in place with the University of Groningen for the College of Human and Health Sciences and the department of Psychology.

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Semester 1 Semester 2
 7th September 2015 – 29th January 2016  1st February 2016- 8th July 2016

Erasmus+ Grant - approx 280-430€

The Erasmus+ Grant is dependent on location, and varies in each country. It is available for students who decide to spend up to a year of their course in Europe in 2017-18 through the Erasmus+ programme. Students can receive grants of up to 380 euros per month for study, or up to 430 euros per month for student traineeships, depending on the country they go to. This grant is a contribution to the extra costs of studying abroad, which is why it varies by country.

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The prospect of studying at a university abroad is exciting, but there is also a lot of information you need to consider when choosing the right place for you. Above you will find summarised information which should help you with your decision. Please note that this information was accurate at the time of publishing and is subject to change. Be sure to confirm all information on the host university's website.