The Amsterdam Summer School of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam offers interactive small-scale courses (max. 25 students) in a wide range of fields. The courses are designed to provide an intensive, in-dept look at your topic of study. You will study with a unique group of peers, from all parts of the world. Close relationships with your instructors, all excellent lecturers of VU Amsterdam, and a stimulating cultural environment provide a meaningful and lasting experience.
Semester in Amsterdam welcomes students from all years of undergraduate study. Students can spend either one semester or a full year abroad and are directly enrolled at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. We warmly welcome individual applicants, or groups of students from partner institutions or study abroad providers.
Study Abroad in Amsterdam
Enrich yourself by studying abroad in Amsterdam!
You can either follow a semester or full year at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam through the Semester in Amsterdam programme or a summer course in your field of interest at the Amsterdam Summer School.
Both programmes offer students a unique opportunity to study at one of Europe’s top institutions with an excellent reputation for both research and teaching in the UNESCO World Heritage city of Amsterdam.
Interested in applying for a full degree at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam? Take a look at our Bachelor’s and Master’s programmes taught in English.
The Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is a top 100 university according to the Shanghai ranking of universities.