PhD research is at the heart of what we do as a University. Around 2000 PhD candidates are involved in research and education at the UvA and around 400 doctorates are conferred each year. Two-thirds of these are in the Sciences or Medicine.
Information for applicants
Looking for a PhD? View all the current openings for PhD positions.
Find out the benefits of doing your doctoral programme at the UvA.
Find out about the UvA's housing service for PhDs, postgraduates and other guests.
Information for current PhD candidates
Documents and Forms
An overview of the documents and forms required for admission to and completion of the doctoral programme.
PhD contact information
Have a question or need more information? Find out which department you need to contact.