Groningen is one the best student cities to live in. Up north, it’s an old city with a young spirit. Mixing up locals and students gives the city a typical character running through its veins. Every year, thousands of new students start their glooming student days in this student city.
Groningen is not just a student city. It has wild places, but also its calm places. Where students mix with the locals. Where you have parties and can meet others, but where you have space and nature as well. Lots of space.
Typical little courtyards, the best shops, the most beautiful sights, and interesting museums – Groningen is a popular city to live in. Renting your new student studio here means you’re in the middle of a lively nightlife, lots of culture, plenty of associations, activities, and festivals. We’re doubting there’s a better city to start your student life.
What's your type?
All our 559 rental studios in Groningen are exclusively available for students. All semi-furnished, ready to move in. You can decorate it in a way that’s up to your street.
What about Groningen
Groningen is a big city without being hectic. Actually, it’s the only big city in the area. It’s bursting with cool neighborhoods, especially around the city center. Biking your way around is the main means of transport. Everything you possibly need is close by. Saves you money for other important student doings.
Hanze University of Applied Sciences and University of Groningen are main suppliers in Groningen. The University of Groningen is known for its international vibe. Both are easy to reach from anywhere.
Groningen is a dynamic and international-minded student city. Did you know that 25% of its inhabitants are students?
Studying in Groningen
Dutch universities are known to be among the best universities in the world, meaning your qualification will be recognized everywhere. Don’t worry about speaking Dutch, many courses are – luckily – taught in English!
When the sun’s out, Noorderplantsoen is packed. This is one of the many parks where you can relax to the max. Enjoy the morning sun on a bench and enjoy the last rays of the sun during an evening picnic with some drinks.
People from Groningen call this Groningen’s epicenter. A place where students come together and where you can feel young student energy. Squeezed between the University Library and the university’s Academic building. You find it between Oude Boteringestraat and Oude Kijk in ’t Jatstraat.