Education will be allowed to take place again on campus in the new academic year, within government guidelines. We’ll do everything we can to make sure you can get the best out of your studies, and whether you are following education online or on campus we guarantee that all your classes and exams will go ahead.
Want to know what education will look like for your programme? What will be provided online, and what on campus? On this page you can find the current plans (check your area of interest/programme). The exact format will be determined in the coming period – which courses are taught online, which ones on campus and what the time tables will look like. Keep an eye on the information on your programme’s website for the latest update.
Choose your area of interest/programme:
Bioinformatics and Systems Biology (joint degree UvA/VU)
Biological Sciences: Ecology and Evolution (track)
Biological Sciences: Freshwater & Marine Biology (track)
Biological Sciences: General Biology (track)
Biological Sciences: Green Life Sciences (track)
Biomedical Sciences: Medical Biology tracks
Biomedical Sciences: Neurobiology tracks
Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Chemistry: Analytical Sciences (track)
Chemistry: Molecular Sciences (track)
Chemistry: Science for Energy and Sustainability (track)
Computational Science (joint degree UvA/VU)
Computer Science (joint degree UvA/VU)
Earth Sciences: Environmental Management (track)
Earth Sciences: Future Planet Ecosystem Science (track)
Earth Sciences: Geo-ecological Dynamics (track)
Information Studies: Data Science (track)
Information Studies: Information Systems (track)
Physics and Astronomy: Advanced Matter and Energy Physics (track)
Physics and Astronomy: Astronomy and Astrophysics (track)
Physics and Astronomy: Biophysics and Biophotonics (track)
Physics and Astronomy: Gravitation, Astro-, and Particle Physics (track)
Physics and Astronomy: Science for Energy and Sustainability (track)
Physics and Astronomy: Theoretical Physics (track)
Security and Network Engineering
Stochastics and Financial Mathematics
Child Development and Education
Child Development and Education (Research Master's)
Pedagogical Sciences: Youth at Risk
Conflict Resolution and Governance
Cultural and Social Anthropology
International Development Studies
Medical Anthropology and Sociology
Social Sciences (Research Master's)
Urban and Regional Planning
The UvA has four campuses located across Amsterdam. Some classes are in quaint old buildings overlooking the canals, others in high-tech laboratories. Take a digital stroll through our campuses in preparation for when we can start up education on campus again.
Preparing for your upcoming studies at the UvA? Find out everything you need to know in our START Magazine - discover our campus, facilities and Amsterdam hotspots. You'll also find information about steps to take before and after arrival.
Intreeweek is the official introduction week of the University of Amsterdam. Due to government coronavirus regulations, Intreeweek 2020 will take place online instead of in-person. From 24-27 August, you’ll get to know Amsterdam, the UvA, and most importantly your fellow students through our online Intreeweek platform. More information will be available soon on the Intreeweek website.