Overview of the departments of Leiden University
Leiden University has 7 faculties.
The Executive Board is responsible for the overall management and administration of Leiden University.
The Management Board comprises the Executive Board and the deans of the faculties.
University employees are accorded a position through a job classification system. PhD candidates are typically employed by the university as well.
Dutch universities use a grading scale that ranges from 1 to 10.
Leiden University's departments, faculties and institutes are located in different buildings in both Leiden and The Hague. A list of locations and their properties is available on the general university website.
All staff members are entitled to a LU Card. The LU Card serves as identification card, library card, printing card and access card to several locations. More information can be found on the LU Card page.