Strategy 2020-2025

AFB Cover Strategic Plan

As of 2020, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam has a new Strategic Plan: click the picture left to read it online.

This strategy is the result of the hard work and dedication of the entire VU Amsterdam community.

“We are incredibly proud of this new strategy; from the process we completed together to the result of our joint efforts” – Mirjam van Praag, President of the Executive Board.

Ambition of VU Amsterdam

Sustainable, enterprising and diverse – these are the priority values that govern our actions, and the essence of our education, research, knowledge transfer, and operational management.

The profile themes Governance for Society, Human Health & Life Sciences, Connected World and Science for Sustainability will give substance to our mission.

They will also relate to the educational, research, and knowledge-transfer activities we will use to enhance our multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches. 

Click the picture on the right to read the summary of priority areas, strategic aspirations and profile themes.