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University of Amsterdam

A modern institution with a long and rich history, the UvA is one of Europe’s most prominent research-led universities.

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Master's programmes

Choose from over 200 Master's programmes, from Accountancy to Astronomy and from Medical Informatics to Media Studies.

Short courses and other programmes

Browse the UvA's range of other programmes, including Executive Master's programmes or MBAs for professionals, summer and winter courses and a wide range of open modules.
Taster Week: 2-13 December
Want to know what it's like to study at the UvA? Taster sessions are the best way to experience a university programme in person.


Horizon 2020 funding awarded to UvA researchers in three major consortia

The three projects, in which the UvA is a partner, focus on the digital maturity of children, the development of copyright in a digital society, and the transformative power of art for individuals and for society as a whole.

UvA and TomTom to open new research lab for autonomous driving

Location technology specialist, TomTom (TOM2), and the University of Amsterdam (UvA), today announced the launch of a new public-private research lab. Atlas Lab will focus on using Artificial Intelligence (AI) for developing advanced, highly accurate and safe high definition (HD) maps for self-driving vehicles.

More news

Go to our news list for more articles about research and education at the UvA.
'Sustainability is so important that it's vital we make it fun too!'
To Satyam Kathpalia (21) and Julia Dalibor (25) at the UvA Green Office, sustainability isn't just about recycling more or eating less meat.
AI technology for people
Find out about UvA research in the field of artificial intelligence: new algorithms, practical applications and their impact on society.
Warm welcome for UvA scholarship students
'Having a scholarship has given me the breathing space to enjoy the city a little more and be inspired by it enough to effect change back home.' Jacqueline Tizora
International Student Ambassadors
Curious about what studying at the UvA is like? Ask our ambassadors all your questions about student life, living in Amsterdam, the education system, campuses and more.