university

Undertaking further study in this city is an experience with many rewards. The higher education system in Amsterdam offers both research and vocational universities and colleges of applied sciences. 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 Dutch or English).

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...

Nyenrode Business University

Nyenrode, the only private university in the Netherlands, was founded in 1946 with the motto “for business, by business”. Established by captains of i...

Aeres Hogeschool Almere

It's estimated that in 2050, 80% of the world's population will live in cities. This raises issues in terms of nature, liveability, and the supp...