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180 reviews
3.83 / 5 based on 180 reviews
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A tailor-made university for your individual career and educational ambitions
Mario
Netherlands, Undergraduate
International Relations
Universiteit Leiden
4.0/5
Overall
If Leiden University could be summarized in two concepts, I would say those are freedom of choice and diversity. On the one hand, I have been offered an incredibly wide range of educational options in Leiden. You can choose to learn a language (from Mandarin to Dutch), to follow a Minor that further helps you to specialize in an area of expertise, to study at the Honours academy and develop high-level skills, or to integrate in student life by participating as a member of their multiple associations (for example, BASIS or CIROS), and gaining in their positions lots of working experience. On the other hand, Leiden University has a vibrant international and diverse environment, very suitable for students coming from abroad, and for those hoping to broaden their horizons by learning from multiple perspectives. In short, I think Leiden University is an amazing place to feel at home in an international environment, while having the opportunity to become the graduate student or professional you want to be, with almost complete freedom.
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Pros
Freedom of choice, lots of opportunities, diverse and inclusive environment, high-quality and demanding education
Cons
Sometimes tight deadlines and high workloads
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A tailor-made university for your individual career and educational ambitions
Mario
Netherlands, Undergraduate
International Relations
Universiteit Leiden
4.0/5
Overall
If Leiden University could be summarized in two concepts, I would say those are freedom of choice and diversity. On the one hand, I have been offered an incredibly wide range of educational options in Leiden. You can choose to learn a language (from Mandarin to Dutch), to follow a Minor that further helps you to specialize in an area of expertise, to study at the Honours academy and develop high-level skills, or to integrate in student life by participating as a member of their multiple associations (for example, BASIS or CIROS), and gaining in their positions lots of working experience. On the other hand, Leiden University has a vibrant international and diverse environment, very suitable for students coming from abroad, and for those hoping to broaden their horizons by learning from multiple perspectives. In short, I think Leiden University is an amazing place to feel at home in an international environment, while having the opportunity to become the graduate student or professional you want to be, with almost complete freedom.
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Pros
Freedom of choice, lots of opportunities, diverse and inclusive environment, high-quality and demanding education
Cons
Sometimes tight deadlines and high workloads
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Dhanalakshmi
University of Madras, Chennai, India
Law, International, Graduate, University Agreement
Universiteit Leiden
3.8/5
Overall
Personal recommendation
Leiden is famous on its own. They have sincerity towards the reputation of the university and need of the students. They have been contimuously striving to give excellence. So most likely one could keep it in the list when you plan for abroad studies
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During my experience abroad, I ...
(1) Never – (4) A lot
Became familiar with another culture
3
Traveled
3
Improved language skills
3
Met people from other countries
3
Became more independent
3
Partied a lot
3
Experienced a change in life
3
Advanced my studies & career
3
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Dhanalakshmi
University of Madras, Chennai, India
Law, International, Graduate, University Agreement
Universiteit Leiden
3.8/5
Academic
Course recommendations
It is on International Taxation. There are very few universities which is running the program currently. So, it has very few universities for comparison. But the course package is as in good.
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My academic experiences
Quality of courses
Variety of courses
Access to resources
Interaction with teachers
Interaction with international students
Interaction with local students
Jobs & internships
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Internship, HR, English
The Hague, Netherlands
Internship, Research, English, French
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Internship, Security, English
Non profit, Government / Non Profit
ABOUT
The Universiteit Leiden was founded in 1575. Leiden is a picturesque town with 114,000 inhabitants, close to Amsterdam, Rotterdam and The Hague. The University has always met high standards of education and research.
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Homepage: www.leiden.edu
Phone: +31 71 527 31 47
Address: University of Leiden, Stationsweg 46 - PO Box 9500, 2300 Ra Leiden, THE Netherlands
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