Our research areas

The academics, students and alumni of Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) endeavour to solve global societal challenges, drawing inspiration from the thriving modern metropolis of Rotterdam. EUR’s strong orientation to ‘make it happen’ is evident in our people, educational programmes and research. EUR spearheads knowledge in the research areas of:

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Health
From molecule to human to society and back
More about our research area Health
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Wealth
Sustainable economic growth to benefit society
More about our research area Wealth
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Governance
The organisation of companies and society
More about our research area Governance
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Culture
Media, connection, happiness and identity in contemporary urban society
More about our research area Culture
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The Erasmus Initiatives

Ambitious plans that streamline our academic activities

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