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The healthiest city in the Netherlands: Groningen
In Groningen, the health economy is growing faster than the national average. Thanks to the combined strengths of the business community, top institutes and knowledge institutes, here we are making the shift from cure to healthy ageing. Thinkers and doers are working together on pioneering healthcare innovations. From 3D printed implants to the use of AI for advice on lifestyle. In Groningen, the future has already started. Will you join us?
In Groningen, the future has already started
From soluble brain patches to bringing drugs to market faster. In Groningen, there are plenty of opportunities for pioneers, trailblazers and go-getters who want to make an impact on tomorrow's world. Together with companies, from start-ups to multinationals, and knowledge institutions, we come up with innovative ideas that contribute to a healthy, green and digital future on a human scale.
Thinkers and doers
Groningers are pioneers, trailblazers and go-getters. Direct communication and resolute action. The many successful start-ups show what favourable dynamics are created when all factors in the region contribute to positive growth. Collaborations, scale-ups and (inter)national players also need space and talent. And they find them in Groningen.
Working towards tomorrow’s world
Groningen has traditionally been a place of practical pioneers. Here you will find progressive companies, the fastest-growing campus in the Netherlands and renowned knowledge and research institutes. Add to this the excellent geographical and digital connections and you can rightly speak of a multidisciplinary ecosystem for the future.
She went before you
Anne Hensen (27), Research Associate Bioprocess Modelling at EV Biotech, returned to Groningen to contribute to the world of tomorrow. Her research contributes to a sustainable and healthy world.
"I have a lot of responsibilities, I get to discover things and set them up. I can really make a difference in the process"
Boost your future
Groningen is the place for positive growth. Not only on a social level, but also on a personal level. The healthiest city in the Netherlands is a great place to live. Moreover, there is plenty to do thanks to the vibrant city centre, a great cultural offering and the beautiful nature around the corner.
Boost your careerStart-ups, scale-ups and large international organisations. Whatever you are looking for, you can find it in Groningen. There are plenty of career opportunities for your talents here.
Boost your environmentGroningen. City and province. This is where you will experience the best adventures. Around the Martini Tower lies a vibrant city full of energy. The healthiest city in the Netherlands is a great place to be.
Boost your impactThe world of tomorrow starts today, in Groningen. The Groningen ecosystem is committed to positive growth. Together, we are building a green, healthy and digital future with a human dimension. By working together, we contribute to tomorrow’s world.
Boost your Square metersGroningen has everything. Whether you want to live right in the middle of the bustling city centre or prefer the peace and quiet. Studio or farmhouse. Whatever you are looking for, Groningen is a great place to live.