Building & Facilities
Training in the UMC Utrecht is provided in the Hijmans van den Bergh building. All facilities in this building are for learning or teaching purposes. Students can study here and take tests. Teachers and trainers can use modern teaching facilities and technologies.
The A.A. Hijmans van den Bergh Building
The visitor address of the A.A. Hijmans van den Bergh building:
3584 CG Utrecht, The Netherlands
The postal address is:
3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
+31 (0)88 - 755 34 33 or
+31 (0)88 - 755 34 34
Also see: Billing address of UMC Utrecht
The Education Center has four large lecture halls:
- The blue lecture hall with 270 seats
- The pink lecture hall with 200 seats
- The green lecture hall with 200 seats
- The yellow lecture hall with 100 seats
When giving lectures, teachers can make use of all the facilities in these halls, such as a beamer + computer and a wireless network, as well as record their lectures by means of Camtasia or web lectures
Reserving a lecture hall
Lecture halls can be reserved via the hall reservation form.
The UMC Utrecht also supports teachers who wish to record their lectures and provide them online, for example as a e-lecture.
Space management support
The general assistants of the space management department can be contacted should any problems occur.
Computer Learning Rooms
Two computer learning rooms are situated to the right after entering the medical library. They both have a capacity of 25 computers and 50 seats. The partition can be folded away to create one large room.
Each separate room has a PC for the teacher which is connected to a StarBoard interactive whiteboard on which presentations can be given and instructions can be written and stored.
Reserving a computer learning room
You can book a computer learning room via a room reservation form.
Help Desk support
The Help Desk provides support via the Learning and Resource Center.
Computer Aided Learning
UMC Utrecht offers teachers a range of facilities for computer aided learning (CAL). Detailed instructions are available for teachers who want to use the facilities.
Clinical skills education
For medical technical skills training, students and teachers can use the Clinical Skills Training classrooms.
The Hijmans van den Bergh building has:
- nine four-bed practical training rooms
- two eight-bed practical training rooms
- a resuscitation room
- a surgery practical training room
- an intensive care room
- two consultation rooms with video link to theory classrooms
Secretariat Clinical skills education
The layout of the Hijmans van den Bergh building provides plenty of room for people to meet. A large company restaurant, De Kroonluchter, is situated on the first floor and is always open. Students can work or hold meetings here outside lunch time. De Kroonluchter is equipped with Wifi.
Learning and Resource Center
Teachers and trainers who use ICT in their teaching can use the Learning and Resource Center (LRC). There are 160 computers available there.
Course participants and students can also study there, whether or not they wish to use the computers. People can hold meetings, prepare presentations and consult reference books in the Learning and Resource Center.
Theory classrooms and study group rooms
Theory classrooms and large and small study group rooms are available for all other education. All rooms are equipped with modern audio-visual equipment such as beamers, speakers and PCs connected to the network and the wireless network
- 5x large: 45 - 50 people
- 13x medium: 24 - 32 people
- 18x small: 14 people
Classrooms can be booked by means of a room reservation form
The UMC Utrecht supports teachers who wish to record their lectures and provide them online, for example as a screencast or as a web lecture
Space Management support
Should you encounter any problems please contact the general assistants of the space management department.