The J.M. Burgers Centre is a KNAW recognised Research School. It combines and stimulates research in Fluid Mechanics at the 3 Dutch Technical Universities, the University of Groningen, the Radboud University Nijmegen, the Leiden University, Wageningen University and Utrecht University. Its central office is at the Delft University of Technology. The school also acts as a Graduate School for Ph.D. training in Fluid Mechanics.