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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.

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Dies Natalis: UvA celebrates its 388th birthday
On Wednesday, 8 January 2020 marked its 388th birthday with a special ceremony in the Aula. Watch a recording of the ceremony.


Horizon 2020 funding awarded to UvA researchers in three major consortia

The three projects, in which the UvA is a partner, focus on the digital maturity of children, the development of copyright in a digital society, and the transformative power of art for individuals and for society as a whole.

UvA and TomTom to open new research lab for autonomous driving

Location technology specialist, TomTom (TOM2), and the University of Amsterdam (UvA), today announced the launch of a new public-private research lab. Atlas Lab will focus on using Artificial Intelligence (AI) for developing advanced, highly accurate and safe high definition (HD) maps for self-driving vehicles.

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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?