Leiden University


Leiden University is one of Europe's foremost research universities and has been making a prominent contribution to prosperity, well-being and culture since 1575

Leiden University has appointed 11 profile themes for research carried out within the university. These themes, all areas in which our researchers excel, transcend the traditional boundaries between disciplines and faculties. They offer opportunities for top-level fundamental research whilst at the same time reflecting key societal and global concerns of the 21st century.