Research at Leiden University

Research University

Leiden University, founded in 1575, is a research university.
Fundamental research is the main objective and the education provided is largely research-based. Fundamental research is typically curiosity-driven and its courses and findings are usually unpredictable. Leiden University believes that fundamental research is crucial to the development of modern society and the future prosperity of mankind. At Leiden we aim to create an inspiring atmosphere for researchers and students.

Last Modified: 13-11-2008