Facts and figures

The University of Amsterdam has over 30,000 students, 8,000 employees and an annual budget of €850 million, making us one of the largest broad-based research universities in Europe.

Degree programmes

(open for intake starting September 2015)

  Total        

English-taught

Joint degree

with VU

Joint degree

with Aarhus

Universitet

Bachelor's programmes 62 14 3 -
Master's programmes 73 53 5 -
Research Master's programmes 21 19 1 -
Dual Master's programmes 8 3 - -

Teacher training programmes

(Master's)

23 - - -
Executive Master's programmes 12 9 1 1

 

Students

  • 32,000 students (of whom 5,000 are international students)

Research

  • 550 PhDs awarded each year
  • 9,500 scientific articles published per year

Staff 2016*

  • 8,000 employees (of whom 1,500 are international)

* including PhD candidates

Rankings

  • THE World University Rankings: the UvA ranks 59th worldwide and 1st in the Netherlands
  • QS World University Rankings: the UvA ranks 58th worldwide and 2nd in the Netherlands

UvA Fact Book

For detailed and current information on the UvA, consult the UvA Fact Book.

Published by  University of Amsterdam

22 December 2017