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Explore the University of Amsterdam (UvA) – a leading European university reflecting the innovative and international culture of Amsterdam. Choose from 200+ degree programmes.

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Studying at the UvA

10 top reasons to choose UvA

We score high in international rankings and offer one of the largest selections of English-taught programmes in the Netherlands.

How to apply

Every UvA programme has its own entry requirements, application procedure and deadlines. Follow our step-by step guide.

Practical matters

Find out how to arrange practical matters when preparing for your studies at the UvA, such as visas, housing and insurance.
Meet our students
Our students come from around the world. Want to know what it is like to study at the UvA as an international student? Ask one of our International Student Ambassadors and read about their experiences.