We offer 25 Bachelor's degree programmes for international students.
With around 150 English-taught programmes (including specialisations), we offer a wide choice of study options.
Each year, VU Amsterdam welcomes many students from all over the world to Amsterdam.
A variety of scholarship programmes are available for international Master's students.
International students who do not meet the direct admission requirements for an undergraduate degree have the option of applying for a preparation programme at the Holland International Study Centre.
During your studies at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, you have the opportunity to study abroad. As an exchange student, you will study at a VU partner university for a semester (4 to 6 months). An unforgettable experience during your studies!
Find out about admission requirements, numerus fixus, premasters, and how to apply.
Tuition fees for International Bachelor’s programmes vary for EU/EEA and non-EU/EEA students.
Spend your summer, winter or a semester in Amsterdam, studying a challenging and interdisciplinary topics.
The range of language courses, workshops and other language support for students and staff at VU Amsterdam is extensive and diverse. Taalcentrum-VU, the Academic Language Programme (ALP) and VU-NT2 offer a whole range of courses, training programmes and workshops for diverse target groups
VU Amsterdam is an internationally renowned research university. We offer a supportive community approach to learning. Our campus is a meeting point for free academic endeavour.
For people with a recognised Master's degree, we offer the possibility of earning a doctorate, or the Anglo-Saxon PhD degree.