Why a PhD at LUMC?

International Community and Diversity

LUMC is actively engaged in (inter)national communities and collaborates with institutions in Europe as well as in the USA, China, Indonesia and countries in Africa and South-America. We strongly believe in diversity and are proud of our international PhD students population.

League of European Research Universities (LERU)

In Europe, we are member of The League of European Research Universities (LERU), an association of some of the most renowned research universities in Europe, among which University of Oxford, University of Barcelona and the University of Copenhagen. 


We are also a partner in Eurolife, a network of nine prestigious academic institutions across Europe that facilitates collaborative research, joint research projects, joint postgraduate training and education and the exchange of researchers and students.