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Taster Week

Becoming acquainted with a study programme

Taster sessions are intended to help international students become better acquainted with the UvA's English-taught Bachelor's programmes. Twice a year, prospective students can attend classes in their study programme of interest.

Information in Dutch

Taster Week in brief

  • What: attend a lecture, seminar or practical training.
  • When: 25 March to 5 April 2019
  • Aim: give prospective students a realistic view of the study programme and of studying at a university, and help them to make sound choices in terms of their study programme and future direction. 
  • For whom: students in their final year(s) of pre-university secondary education who have already done some preparatory research into their future studies (such as attending the UvA Bachelor's Day and reviewing the information available online about their study programme of interest).

Registering for the Taster Week

Leave your contact details and we will let you know when you can register for our next Taster Week in March-April 2019.

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Alternative to the Taster Week: Student for a day

Become a student for a day and discover what it is like to study at the UvA. You will spend part of a day with a current student, attending a lecture or practical training and visiting the campus.

More on becoming a student for a day