students

Undertaking further study in this city is an experience with many rewards. Amsterdam is a prominent capital on a global scale both in terms of academic merit, with its two universities ranked among the top 100 in the world, and for its diversity, culture and wealth of resources – not to forget the vibrant cultural life and student community!

Learning Dutch

If you come to Amsterdam as an international student on an English-language programme, you will find that you can find your way around quite easily wi...

Student associations

Being a student in Amsterdam is an amazing experience – there’s no doubt about that, but there’s so much going on that it can sometimes get a little o...

Arrival guide

There’s so much to see and do as a student in Amsterdam, it can be tricky to know where to start. Here are our tips for making the most of your first ...

Transport

There is so much to see and do as a student in Amsterdam, so you’ll need to get around the city somehow. Travelling by car isn’t really a feasible opt...

Travelling Europe

Newcomers to Amsterdam learn early on that it is exceptionally easy to explore other European cities while living here. Brussels, Paris and Berlin are...

Studies in English

Don’t speak Dutch yet? Don’t worry. The Netherlands has one of the highest levels of English proficiency in the world, and in Amsterdam this is more t...

How to get a scholarship

There are hundreds of scholarships and grants available to help you with funding your studies in Amsterdam. Read on to find out how to put together an...

Fees & costs

Budgeting is really important for students – especially if you are going to be studying in an unfamiliar country. That is why it is vital to get a goo...