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University of Amsterdam

University of Amsterdam

Netherlands, Amsterdam

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Overview

The University of Amsterdam is a contemporary institution with a long past, offering excellent education in a stimulating environment. It is renowned for its research and teaching, and aims to encourage students to think critically and creatively.

Global Ranking

Ranked 58 worldwide

Global Ranking

Ranked 58 worldwide

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Partnerships

Most universities in Netherlands have partnerships with different companies and organisations to ensure their students get enough professional training as students. In addition to increasing their students' chances to get hired by one of the universities. University of Amsterdam has partnerships with the following companies:

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Requirements

Most universities take into consideration the academic and linguistic qualifications of students to assess their ability to do well in college. However, these requirements might change depending on the program and the student’s profile. Other requirements might be requested like a CV, portfolio, Work experience and others. Below are the main academic and linguistic requirements at University of Amsterdam:

Academic

Academic requirements differ from one course to another. It depends on the country where your degree was obtained. For precise and update to date requirements, please contact us

City

Amsterdam is a city in the western Netherlands, originally a fishing village. It joined the Hanseatic League in 1369 and grew in the 14th and 15th centuries, becoming a major source of Dutch commercial and naval power.

Campus

University of Amsterdam, ranked in top 20 and 60 globally, promotes curiosity, learning, research, and innovation for a better world.

Students life and activities

There are plenty of student groups, initiatives, and associations that offer various activities for the student to enjoy their experience and easily integrate into the community. Below are the main activity you can enjoy in University of Amsterdam

Volleyball

Volleyball

Basketball

Basketball

Rugby

Rugby

Badminton

Badminton

Tennis

Tennis

Support

Adapting to university life can be challenging for any student. Plenty of support services are available for international students to get the best from their time at the university. Professionals are available for students to consult and talk to. They offer practical advice and support throughout your time at University.

Accommodation

Finding the right type of accommodation for you is the best way to ensure that your academic experience is a pleasant one. Two types of accommodation are available for students:

Types of accommodations

University accommodation

Our partner university provides housing options directly to the student and we guide them through the booking process (room selection, contract signing and payment). independent housing options exist too.

Family host

Host families provide a safe and welcoming environment, and support and often help to bridge the cultural gap that students experience.

Living expenses

The average living costs for a student living in Amsterdam is estimated by €2,088 per month.

Cost breakdown per month

Food

Restaurant
29$

Grocery
30$

Transportation

Bus
96$

Entertainment

Cinema & Fitness
52$

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