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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.

Bachelor's programmes

Looking for an undergraduate degree? Browse our range of English-language Bachelor's programmes.

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.
Bachelor's Day: 14 March 2020
Find out more about Bachelor's programmes at the UvA on Saturday, 14 March. Talk to staff and students and find out which programme is right for you.

News and interviews

Five legal questions about the coronavirus

Can millions of people be quarantined or required to undergo medical examinations? Associate Law Professor Anniek de Ruijter explains.

Improving psychological support for children in war zones

Mark Jordans, professor of Global Child and Adolescent Mental Health: 'There are so many hotbeds and so many children in dire straits.'

More news

Go to our news list for more articles about research and education at the UvA.
AI technology for people
Find out about UvA research in the field of artificial intelligence: new algorithms, practical applications and their impact on society.
‘I remember getting home and falling asleep with my clothes on’
Ömür (20), Roos (20), Saachi (18) and Artem (20) all became members of the Central Student Council (CSR) in September 2019. How are they finding their work so far?
Meet the UvA
What makes the UvA unique? It’s not one thing, but the thousands of individuals who study and work here. Let us introduce you to some of them.
‘History is not just about knowing. Above all, it’s about critical thinking.’
Vincent Kuitenbrouwer, University Lecturer in History of International Relations