First Leiden-Delft-Erasmus newsletter online

Leiden University, TU Delft and Erasmus University Rotterdam are working together in a strategic alliance, with more than eight multidisciplinary centres that will be addressing complex issues facing society. The three universities' aim with this newsletter is to keep you up to date with news and developments.  

Team of professors scores in Medical Delta

A team of eleven professors has received a double appointment at Leiden University, Delft University of Technology and/or Erasmus University Rotterdam. In the ‘Medical Delta’ this team of professors is building a bridge between the medical worlds of Leiden and Rotterdam and the technology of Delft.

Leiden–Delft–Rotterdam training course offerings

What it's all about: Starting on 1 January 2014, not only can you take advantage of training courses offered by our own university, you can also participate in courses at TU Delft and Erasmus University in Rotterdam. The training courses available in Delft and Rotterdam are listed in the combined course offerings.

New BA programme in Clinical Technology accredited

The new BA programme in Clinical Technology has been accredited by the Dutch–Flemish Accreditation Organisation. This multidisciplinary degree problem at the crossroads of medicine and technology is a unique collaborative effort between TU Delft, Leiden University and Erasmus University Rotterdam, and the university medical centres in Leiden and Rotterdam. The programme starts in September 2014.

Performance agreements for higher education signed

On 29 October, outgoing state secretary for Education, Culture and Science Halbe Zijlstra and the Dutch universities put their signature on the performance agreements that have been adopted. This took place in the main building of the Faculty Campus The Hague in the Schouwburgstraat in the Hague.

Leiden University presents goals for the coming years

In Leiden University’s Reaction to the Strategic Agenda for Education, Culture and Science , the university presents its plans for the coming years. Additionally, Leiden University, TU Delft and Erasmus University have issued a memorandum concerning their plans for collaboration.