study

The higher education system in Amsterdam offers both research and vocational universities and colleges of applied sciences.  The Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and the University of Amsterdam (UvA) are high-ranking centres of excellence, and the various colleges offer a wide range of study programmes. In addition, there is an abundance of courses, language classes and workshops on offer.

Find an internship

Interning is a great opportunity to gain valuable work experience, put your knowledge into practice and meet people in your chosen field. These organi...

Guide to internships

Get a head start on the career ladder by taking on an internship in Amsterdam. You’ll make contacts, gain valuable experience and put your studies int...

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...

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...

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...

How to apply

Preparing for study can be a very busy time, especially if you’re in your final year of secondary school. Follow this application process, double chec...

Higher education

Whether you have your heart set on a PhD, or prefer a more hands-on approach, you’re on your way to following in a long tradition of academic excellen...

Study Data Sciences

Data, they say, is everywhere—and that includes Amsterdam. Known worldwide as a hub for technology, Amsterdam boasts not only the businesses that coll...

Scholarships

Once you have decided on a career path, explore the ways that you can get financial assistance to study in Amsterdam. Take the time to apply for as ma...