The University in figures

Key information about teaching, research, personnel and finance.

Teaching

Number of students
In the 2014/2015 academic year (as at 1 October 2014)  

Total number of students enrolled

24,270

First year intake
In the 2014/2015 academic year

Bachelor’s

 

4,937

Master’s

 

4,691

 
Diplomas awarded in the 2013/2014 academic year
 

Bachelor’s

2,993

(Post)master’s

3,044

Research

PhDs in 2014

411

Academic publications in 2014

 

5,533

NWO subsidies awarded to individual researchers  in 2014

Vici   2
Vidi   9
Veni   15


European Research Council Grants 2014 

Starting Grant

3

Consolidator Grant

 

2

Advanced Grant

-

Personnel

Number of employees
As at 31 December 2014

Leiden University has a staff of 4,496 persons (3,665 fte).

The figures below do not include the Faculty of Medicine because almost the staff are employed by the LUMC and not by the University.  

Academic staff                       

 

1,352 fte

PhD candidates

 

  724 fte

Teaching and research support    

 

  402 fte

Administrative and management staff

 

1,142 fte

Total (including student assistants)

 

3,665 fte

Finance

In line with the 2014 Annual Accounts (amounts in millions of euros)
 

Total income

 

558

Work for third parties as % of total income

 

29%

Expenditure

 

525

Institutional plan 2015-2020

New strategy for Leiden University for the coming 5 years: Freedom to Excel

Impressions: Highlights of 2014

The year 2014 in pictures

 
Last Modified: 24-08-2015