Welcome at Governance University
Welcome at Governance University (GU), one of the largest and most
international boards & governance training institutes of the Netherlands.
Established in 2005, we provide a growing number of courses for governance
Our mission is to support organisations and business sectors (for-profit
as well as not-for-profit) in professionalising their corporate governance
and board effectiveness.
GU aims at knowledge development of board members and enablers (like
company secretaries or professional shareholders) by means of publications
and professional governance courses.
We collaborate with leaders in governance, such as experienced board
members of large corporations and not-for-profit organisations, international
(non)executive training institutes and universities and professors throughout
Our oversight board is called Curatorium. The Curatorium monitors the
quality of our programmes and consists solely professional directors and
professors with extensive experience in corporate governance.