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Economics and Business

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Important information regarding exchanges in 2021-2022

After the cancellation of physical student exchanges for 2020-2021, we are happy to announce we are now open to receive nominations and applications for exchanges in the academic year of 2021-2022.

Information for free movers: you can now submit your freemover application for the 2nd semester. Please note that we can host a limited number of free mover students. If the situation regarding the corona pandemic permits it, the programme can take place.

International students who are interested in temporarily studying at Economics and Business can apply for an exchange through their home university.

Exchange students are students from one of our partner universities. You can find the partner universities of Economics and Business in the Digital World Map.

If you're interested in an exchange at UvA Economics and Business, learn more about:

Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about an exchange at UvA Economics and Business.

UvA Economics & Business study programmes

UvA Economics & Business offers high-quality Bachelor's and Master's programmes taught in English:

  • BSc Actuarial Science
  • BSc Business Administration
  • BSc Econometrics and Operational Research
  • BSc Economics and Busines Economics
  • MSc Accountancy and Control
  • MSc Actuarial Science and Mathematical Finance
  • MSc Business Economics
  • MSc Business Administration
  • MSc Econometrics and Operational Research
  • MSc Economics
  • MSc Finance

For more information on those programmes, please refer to the links below.

Top 5 reasons to study here

UvA Economics & Business:

  • has an excellent reputation
  • has a diverse international student body
  • is surrounded by many multinational firms and organisations
  • has relatively low tuition fees for EU students
  • has a central location in the multicultural city of Amsterdam

Amsterdam is the capital of the Netherlands and the world's most multi-cultural city. Its population of 750,000 inhabitants contains 177 nationalities, more than New York City. It is a centre of culture, commerce and entertainment and the faculty's central location means students have every opportunity to enjoy student life.

Rankings and reputation

The University of Amsterdam offers a world class education:

  • prestigious Triple Crown Accreditation (AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS)
  • 40th  in the US News Best Global Universities Rankings
  • 55th in the QS World University Rankings 2021
  • 66th in the Times Higher Education World University rankings 2021
  • member of LERU (League of European Research Universities), exclusive network of renowned research universities
  • member of Universitas 21, network of 21 leading research-intensive universities in 16 countries.
Facts & Figures
Mode Full-time
Credits various ECTS, various months
Language of instruction English
Conditions for admission