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University of Amsterdam




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University of Amsterdam

The University of Amsterdam (UvA) is a leading international research university located in the historic city of Amsterdam. With over 3,000 international students and researchers from more than 100 countries, the UvA offers a unique opportunity to pursue academic studies in a truly international environment.

The UvA consistently ranks among the best universities in Europe and offers over 150 English-taught degree programmes, some of which are unique to the UvA. The interactive teaching style encourages independent thought and personal development. 

Tracing its roots to the establishment of the Athenaeum Illustre in 1632, this modern University has a rich history. Today, students can attend classes and lectures at one of several integrated city campuses.

Why choose the UvA?

Prime location: Amsterdam is ideally located in Europe and is a vibrant creative, cultural and business hub. It was ranked 11th out of 200 cities in Mercer’s 2014 global ‘Quality of Living Survey’. Range of study programmes: We offer over 150 English-taught degree programmes - one of the largest selections of any university in Europe. Research networks: The UvA actively partners with other institutions as a member of the League of European Research Universities (LERU) and Universitas 21. Rankings: The UvA is ranked 50th in the 2014 QS World University Rankings and is the highest placed Dutch university. International classrooms: In our classrooms you can find students from all over the world. The diverse viewpoints represented in this international environment stimulate unique discussions.

Study programmes at the UvA

Follow the links below to find more information about the Bachelor's programmes that we offer at our faculties:

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