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ERASMUS UNIVERSITY ROTTERDAM (abbreviated as EUR, Dutch : Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam) is a public university located in Rotterdam
Rotterdam
, Netherlands
Netherlands
. The university is named after Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus , a 15th-century humanist and theologian.

Erasmus MC is the largest and one of the foremost academic medical centers and trauma centers in the Netherlands, whereas its economics and business school, Erasmus School of Economics and Rotterdam
Rotterdam
School of Management, Erasmus University are well known in Europe and beyond. In 2013, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Rotterdam
was ranked among top ten business schools in Europe by Financial Times
Financial Times
. In 2015, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Rotterdam
is ranked by Times Higher Education
Times Higher Education
as 20th in Europe and 72nd in the world, with its social sciences as 40th, and clinical health as 35th in the world.

The university has seven faculties and focuses on the following four areas:

* Health – Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences/ Erasmus MC and Institute of Health Policy "> Erasmus University main faculty building containing Erasmus School of Economics.

* ERASMUS RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (ERIM)

The Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM) is the joint research institute of the Rotterdam
Rotterdam
School of Management and the Erasmus School of Economics, both at Erasmus University Rotterdam. It aims to bring together top researchers in business and management.

* ECONOMETRIC INSTITUTE

Erasmus University today is seen as the leading university in Econometrics
Econometrics
and Operational Research
Operational Research
. Jan Tinbergen
Jan Tinbergen
, Nobel Prize winner for Economics (1969), and Henri Theil founded the Econometric Institute and influenced both Econometrics
Econometrics
"> main building of the Erasmus MC, the University Medical Center. new building (2012) of the Erasmus MC.

* CARDIOVASCULAR RESEARCH SCHOOL ERASMUS UNIVERSITY ROTTERDAM (COEUR)

Erasmus MC (pv)

* NETHERLANDS INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH SCIENCES (NIHES)

Erasmus MC (pv), RIVM, NKI, UMCU-UU en AMC-UvA (1992, 1997, 2002, 2008)

* POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MOLECULAR MEDICINE (MM)

Erasmus MC (pv) and LEI (1994, 1999, 2004)

* MEDICAL GENETICS CENTRE SOUTH-WEST NETHERLANDS (MGC)

Erasmus MC, LEI (pv) (1992, 1997, 2003) MGC participates in the top Research School Centre for Developmental and Biomedical Genetics (MRC), UU (pv), UvA en LEI

* HELMHOLTZ SCHOOL FOR AUTONOMOUS SYSTEMS RESEARCH

Erasmus MC, UU (pv) (1994, 2000, 2005)

LAW, CULTURE AND SOCIETY

* RESEARCH SCHOOL PUBLIC SAFETY

Erasmus School of Law EUR (pv), LEI, VU, TNO and NSCR (2000, 2005)

* NETHERLANDS INSTITUTE OF GOVERNMENT (NIG)

Faculty of Social Sciences EUR (pv), UT, LEI, RUN, VU, UU, TUD and UvT (1996, 2001, 2006)

* HUIZINGA INSTITUUT

Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication EUR, UvA (pv), UU, RUN, UM, LEI, VU en UT (1995, 2000, 2005)

* N.W. POSTHUMUS INSTITUUT

Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication EUR, RUG (pv), KUN, UvA, VU, UU, RUG, LEI, WUR, RUN, KUB en TUE (1994, 1999, 2004)

* AMSTERDAM SCHOOL OF SOCIAL-PUBLIC RESEARCH(ASSR)

Faculty of Social Sciences EUR, UvA (pv) (1994 en 1999, 2004)

* RESEARCH SCHOOL RIGHTS OF THE HUMAN

Erasmus School of Law EUR, UU (pv) en UM (1995, 2000, 2005)

* EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGIC RESEARCHSCHOOL (EPOS)

Faculty of Social Sciences EUR, UM, LEI, UvA (pv) en VU (1995, 2000, 2004)

* KURT LEWIN INSTITUTE

Faculty of Social Sciences EUR, VU, UvA (pv), RUG, LEI (1995, 2000, 2005)

* RESEARCH SCHOOL OF ETHIC

Faculty of Philosophy, VU, EUR, RUG, RU, UvA en UU (pv) (1994, 1999, 2006)

CAMPUS

University Library.

The EUR campus consists of four locations:

* Campus Woudestein * Erasmus MC * Erasmus University College * International Institute of Social Studies - The Hague

SUSTAINABILITY

On 9 September 2009—also known as Sustainability Day—GreenEUR was launched officially. During this day, GreenEUR organized several on-campus activities in cooperation with Greening the Campus. Since April 2010 GreenEUR is officially recognized by the Executive Board.

UNIVERSITY LIBRARY

STUDENT ACTIVITIES

* Economic Faculty association Rotterdam

* STAR Student Association Rotterdam
Rotterdam
School of Management

* STAR Management Week * Erasmus Consultancy Project

RANKINGS

UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

GLOBAL

ARWU 101-150

TIMES 69

QS 144

EUROPE

ARWU 34

TIMES 21

QS 60

ERASMUS SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS

ECONOMICS DEPARTMENT

The economics faculty is, according to the QS World University Rankings 2014, the 9th best in Europe (UK included) and 38th in the world in economics and econometrics, and 37th in the world in accounting and finance (10th best in Europe).

The Shanghai University Academic Ranking of World Universities published in January 2015, lists Erasmus School of Economics as 4th in Europe and 29th in the world in the fields of economics and business.

According to US News Erasmus University Rotterdam
Rotterdam
ranks as 1st in The Netherlands, 3rd in Europe and 15th in the world for Economics and Business.

ROTTERDAM SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

The Rotterdam
Rotterdam
School of Management , Erasmus University is considered a universal business school with major international influence (highest rank) according to Eduniversal . Among the business schools with major international influence, RSM Erasmus University is ranked as 4th in Europe and 6th in the world.

The Financial Times
Financial Times
European Business School Rankings as well as the Global MBA rankings consistently lists RSM as top 10 in Europe. The Financial Times
Financial Times
MASTERS IN MANAGEMENT RANKINGS ranked the CEMS MSc in International Management offered by the Rotterdam
Rotterdam
School of Management , Erasmus University as 5th in the world in 2016.

ACCREDITATIONS

The business school has achieved triple accreditation from the international accrediting bodies of management education; AMBA , EQUIS , and AACSB . Only a 40 business schools in the world have acquired triple accreditation, although it should be noted that many schools have a policy of not applying for multiple accreditations.

ERASMUS MEDICAL CENTER

The Erasmus MC ranks as the top European institution in clinical medicine according to the Times Higher Education
Times Higher Education
rankings.

Furthermore, the Erasmus MC (the university medical center) is ranked by The Scientist as the 5th best of the top 15 medical institutions outside the United States (ranking 2004).

According to the QS World University Ranking of universities, Erasmus MC is ranked as 34th in the world.

NOTABLE STAFF

NOBEL LAUREATE

* Jan Tinbergen
Jan Tinbergen
(Inaugural Recipient of Nobel Prize for Economics, 1969)

POLITICS

* Jan Peter Balkenende
Jan Peter Balkenende
(former Prime minister of the Netherlands) * Pim Fortuyn
Pim Fortuyn
(politician) * Cees Veerman (the former Dutch minister of agriculture, environment and foodquality) * Alexander Rinnooy Kan (president of the Dutch Social-Economic Council )

BUSINESS

* Hans Wijers , CEO AkzoNobel
AkzoNobel
; former Minister of Economic Affairs the Netherlands

SCIENTISTS

* Jean Paelinck (European Prize In Regional Science, 2003) * Frank Grosveld ( Spinozapremie
Spinozapremie
1995) * Jan Hoeijmakers ( Spinozapremie
Spinozapremie
1998) * Albert Osterhaus (head of the National Influenza Centre, and head of the world reference center for measles of the World Health Organization ) * Gerrit van Poelje (founder of the Public Administration
Public Administration
in the Netherlands) * Jo Ritzen (former Ministry of Education, Culture and Science in the Netherlands
Netherlands
and alumnus as well) * Henri Theil (successor of Jan Tinbergen; together with Jan Tinbergen founder of the Econometric Institute, 1956) * Eelco van Asperen (computer scientist, Erasmus School of Economics)

PHILOSOPHY

* Luce Irigaray

NOTABLE ALUMNI

BUSINESS STUDIES

* Cor Herkströter (former chairman Royal Dutch Shell ) * Herman Heinsbroek (former Minister of Economic Affairs ; founder, Arcade Records) * Maarten Fontein (former CEO AFC Ajax )

ECONOMICS

* Frans Muller (CEO Delhaize Group) * Jan Tinbergen
Jan Tinbergen
(first winner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences ) * Cor Herkströter (chairman of DSM , former chairman of Royal Dutch Shell ) * Eduard Bomhoff
Eduard Bomhoff
(former Dutch Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport and Deputy Prime Minister ) * Prince Johan-Friso of Orange-Nassau (2nd son of Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands
Netherlands
) * Peter Nijkamp (professor of regional economics, recipient of the Spinozapremie
Spinozapremie
) * Jeroen van der Veer
Jeroen van der Veer
(CEO, Royal Dutch Shell ) * Onno Ruding (former vice-chairman, Citibank
Citibank
; former board member, ABN AMRO
ABN AMRO
; former Minister of Finance
Minister of Finance
in the Netherlands; former executive director of the IMF ) * Frans Weisglas (former president of the House of Representatives of the Netherlands
Netherlands
) * Jan Kees de Jager (former Dutch Minister of Finance
Minister of Finance
) * Henri Termeer (president, CEO and chairman of Genzyme ) * Albert Winsemius (long-time economic advisor to Singapore
Singapore
) * Antoine van Agtmael
Antoine van Agtmael
(former economist of the World Bank
World Bank
; coined the term emerging markets ) * Jan Pronk
Jan Pronk
(former Minister for Development Cooperation and Minister of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment ) * Cees Veerman (former Minister of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality )

POLITICS

* Ruud Lubbers
Ruud Lubbers
(former Dutch Prime Minister and UN High Commissioner ) * Jan Pronk
Jan Pronk
(former Dutch minister and UN Special
Special
Representative) * Supachai Panitchpakdi
Supachai Panitchpakdi
(WTO Director-General, 2002–2005) * Johan Witteveen
Johan Witteveen
(managing director IMF, 1973–1978 and first chairman of the Group of Thirty ) * Mohammad Hatta (One of two proclamator of Indonesia's independence, 1st vice-president and prime minister of the Republic of Indonesia
Indonesia
) * Neelie Kroes
Neelie Kroes
( European Commissioner
European Commissioner
) * Meles Zenawi
Meles Zenawi
(Prime minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia ) * Zoran Jolevski ( Macedonian Ambassador to the United States and negotiator of Macedonia naming dispute
Macedonia naming dispute
) * Paul Zimmerman (Councillor Hong Kong Southern District Council ) * Melanie Schultz van Haegen (Minister of Infrastructure and the Environment )

LAW

* Stefan Aartsen (former Dutch butterfly swimmer) * Aart Jan de Geus (deputy secretary-general of the OECD and former Minister of Social Affairs and Employment of the Netherlands
Netherlands
) * Marianne Thieme (well known Dutch animal activist and politician) * Fatima Moreira de Melo
Fatima Moreira de Melo
(former Dutch field hockey international)

SCIENCE

* Jacques Cohen (embryologist, director at reprogenetics )

OTHER

* Lilianne Ploumen (minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation 2012-2017) (member House of Representatives of the Netherlands
Netherlands
; studied social history ) * Ronald van Raak (member House of Representatives of the Netherlands
Netherlands
and non-fiction writer; studied social history and philosophy )

EDUCATION

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

Erasmus University Rotterdam
Rotterdam
offers a broad range of Bachelor's programmes taught in the Dutch language, leading to a B.A., B.Sc. or LL.B. degree

Furthermore, the university offers several completely English-language Bachelor programmes. These programmes are open to students aiming for an international career in Business and/or Economics or Communication and Media. Apart from the Dutch students, about 40% of the students taking these programmes are international students from over 80 countries.

GRADUATE STUDIES

Students can choose from different types of Master programmes: (common) Master programmes, Research Master programmes or Post-experience Master programmes. Education at this level is given mostly in English.

Master’s Programmes

These type of Master’s programmes lead to a M.A. , M.Sc. or LL.M. degree.

Research Master’s Programmes

Talented graduates are given the opportunity to utilise their skills and potential in academic research. To be eligible for a Research Master, a bachelor's or master's degree must have been obtained.

Post-experience And Professional Master\'s Programmes

The university also offers specialised knowledge and skills programmaes for further development of your professional career. These type of programmes leads to the commonly known M.A. or M.Sc., but also to professional master's degree's like MBA , MFM (Master in Financial Management), or MHM :

DOCTORATE PROGRAMMES

Research Doctorates

In addition, most departments, affiliated (research)institutes or faculties offer doctorate programs or positions, leading to the 'Doctor of Philosophy' (PhD) degree. Most of the PhD programs offered by the university are concentrated in several research schools or institutes.

ERASMUS HONOURS ACADEMY

Erasmus University offers special honours programmes.

Students are invited to take part if their first-year grades are well above average and if they have proved themselves to be sufficiently motivated. The programmes are either disciplinary: special programmes for the very best students of one departments, or interdisciplinary: one of the Erasmus Honours Programme-tracks, where the very best students of the different faculties of the Erasmus University investigate, discuss, and tackle crucial contemporary scientific and societal questions from various perspectives.

After successfully completing the honours-programme, students receive a Honours-certificate and a Letter of Recommendation from the dean of their respective Faculty, or the Rector Magnificus of the EUR.

REFERENCES

* ^ A B C EUR Annual report 2016 * ^ Corporate kleuren – website of the EUR * ^ Colour scheme – EUR_Styleguide * ^ "Business school rankings from the