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Play the game!

Become a Virtual Groninger

Welcome to virtual Groningen, travellers! Above you'll find the Groningen game. In this game, you can experience what it is like to be a student in Groningen.

Explore Groningen virtually

Discover the streets of the city centre, see how students in Groningen live, explore the Zernike campus and enjoy Groningen’s vibrant nightlife. You will even learn some typical Groningen words, recipes and facts on the way. Before you know it you’ll feel right at home and you might find yourself showing Groningers around in their own city. To play on your phone, select full screen mode and turn your phone sideways.

Excited to start your studies in the greatest student city in The Netherlands? Start playing quickly and discover all facets of student life in Groningen. Show your progress by using #virtualgroninger on your social media accounts and don't forget to challenge your fellow students to become a Virtual Groninger* too. Follow us on Facebook or Instagram and follow the hashtag #virtualgroninger to stay informed.

* A Groninger is an inhabitant of Groningen.

Tatenda Madondo
the city of

Tatenda Madondo

‘’I accidentally came to Groningen, but fell in love with the city’’

Alexandra
the city of

Alexandra Georgieva

“I literally cried of happiness when I stepped out of the car in Groningen for the first time, it is so beautiful!”

Gesa Selamaj
the city of

Gesa Selamaj

“When I Googled Groningen I just knew I had to go to there.”