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Universiteit van Amsterdam

Universiteit van Amsterdam Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 124

University Overview

Universiteit van Amsterdam (University of Amsterdam) was founded in 1632 and is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of Amsterdam (population range of 500,000-1,000,000), North Holland. The Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational Dutch higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschap, Nederland (Ministry of Education, Culture and Science of the Netherlands). In a variety of fields of study, the Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 388-year-old Dutch higher-education institution has a stringent admission process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all over the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Universiteit van Amsterdam Ranking

University Identity

Name Universiteit van Amsterdam
Acronym UvA
Founded 1632

University Location

Address Spui 21 Amsterdam 1012 WX North Holland Netherlands
Tel +31 (20) 525 9111
Fax +31 (20) 525 2136

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Binnengasthuisstraat 9 Amsterdam 1012 ZA (20) 525 8080

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) League of European Research Universities (LERU)

Social Media

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