Leiden University is the oldest university in Europe. It is one of the top research universities renowned for its firm foundation, focus on social sciences, and student-led clubs and societies.
- Leiden University scholarships comprise numerous financial bursaries and financial aids to supplement the tuition fee and other academic expenditures of the students. Some of the scholarships provided by the university include Cosmos Malabaricus Pilot Scholarship, CEU-Praesidium Libertatis Scholarship, CSC-Leiden University Scholarship, and China Scholarship Council (CSC).
- Leiden University has established exchange partners with universities and organisations to enhance the present opportunities for the students. Leiden University has partnerships with universities in Latin America, Australia, New Zealand, the USA, Canada, the Middle East, Africa, and Asian universities.