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).

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...

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...

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...

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...

Tinbergen Institute

Amsterdam- and Rotterdam-based Tinbergen Institute is one of Europe's leading graduate schools, boasting Master's programmes and PhD opportunities in...

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is an internationally renowned public research university founded in 1880. The university offers over 120 English-taught ...