13 Best universities for Development Studies in the Netherlands

Below is the list of best universities in the Netherlands ranked based on their research performance in Development Studies. A graph of 273K citations received by 6.41K academic papers made by 13 universities in the Netherlands was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Development Studies

    University of Amsterdam logo
    Acceptance Rate
    4%
    Enrollment
    31,123
    Founded
    1632
  2. For Development Studies

    Erasmus University Rotterdam logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1913
  3. For Development Studies

    Wageningen University logo
    Enrollment
    11,278
    Founded
    1918
  4. For Development Studies

    Utrecht University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1636
  5. For Development Studies

    Delft University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    24,703
    Founded
    1842
  6. For Development Studies

    Free University Amsterdam logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1880
  7. For Development Studies

    Radboud University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1923
  8. For Development Studies

    Maastricht University logo
    Enrollment
    18,000
    Founded
    1976
  9. For Development Studies

    University of Groningen logo
    Enrollment
    32,700
    Founded
    1614
  10. For Development Studies

    Tilburg University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    17,378
    Founded
    1927
  11. For Development Studies

    Leiden University logo
    Enrollment
    27,713
    Founded
    1575
  12. For Development Studies

    University of Twente logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1961
  13. For Development Studies

    Eindhoven University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1956

The best cities to study Development Studies in the Netherlands based on the number of universities and their ranks are Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Wageningen, and Utrecht.