Leiden University

Social Media

Leiden University has many accounts on social media. This number is still growing steadily. Through these channels we post news, events and jobs. Below, an overview is given of the major social media accounts, also for Faculties.  


On our Company page we provide a broad overview of all the different activities at Leiden University, mainly in the field of education, research and valorization. Also, on the career page we provide information about what Leiden University has to offer as an employer. You can also find all our vacancies here.

In different LinkedIn groups, alumni, students, employees and researchers can interact with each other and discuss various issues (note: you must be logged in to see page).


Op Twitter zijn bij de account van de universiteit lijsten te vinden van universitaire twitteraccounts. Benieuwd wie er allemaal twitteren op de Universiteit Leiden? Bekijk dan de Universiteit Leiden Twittergids.

De belangrijkste "corporate accounts" van Universiteit Leiden op Twitter zijn: 

UniLeiden, Nederlandstalige Twitteraccount

UniLeidenNews, Engelstalige Twitteraccount

LeidenAlumni, voor alumni


Leiden University is active on many pages and groups on Facebook. There are facebook sites for  faculties, different education programmes and students. A short overview of all groups can be found on Facebook. For a brief overview of all vacancies please visit our Working At Leiden University page. 


On YouTube Leiden University has a specific channel in English. (if you are really curious and you want to hear some Dutch, click here!


The universiteit has many locations in Leiden, and in other cities like The Hague, where it conducts research and educates. You can find an overview on Foursquare.