Study Abroad at Universiteit van Amsterdam

Europe Netherlands Amsterdam

Creativity and innovation reach into every corner of Universiteit van Amsterdam—affectionately called UvA—a university that celebrates curiosity in every student. Since 1632, the institution has had its eyes set squarely on the future, using lessons from the past to ensure each alum can navigate an increasingly dynamic world. Here, strong research is the foundation of “active, stimulating” education in classes led by interested and interesting teachers.

Rankings: Times Top 100

About IES Abroad Amsterdam Center

Amsterdam’s IES Abroad Center takes you to the enchanting heart of local Amsterdam, to a welcoming part of the city. Here, at your study abroad hub, you meet friends for life and dive into European charm. In this renovated 1930’s clothing factory, history hangs on the walls. And as you study in the well-equipped classrooms and student library or hang out with friends new and old in the lounge, you look over one of the canals at the epicenter of the Amsterdam experience.

Unparalleled Access

We know your destination and host university inside and out

Total Support

We manage your housing, insurance, application - the entire adventure

24/7 Health & Safety Coverage

Our experts are available around-the-clock for support when you need it

In It For You

As a registered US not-for-profit, it's our mission that drives us

We've Seen It All

For over 70 years we have curated world-class study abroad experiences

Official Associations

Over 300 of the world's best universities trust our study abroad expertise

Gather in the halls, lecture theaters, and labs at Universiteit van Amsterdam to deepen, further, and hone your subject knowledge alongside enthusiastic, motivated students. In this video, step into a world of innovative student-centered education that constantly looks to the future, using lessons learned from the past. Real-life, applicable learning prepares you for a successful career and sets you up to make a difference in the world.

Student Health & Safety

We champion health, safety, and security. As part of IES Abroad, the largest study abroad organization in the United States, we have set the standard for health and safety in study abroad for decades. We plan for the ‘what if’, so you can get on with the experience of a lifetime.
International Health Insurance

International health insurance included in the cost of your program

24/7 Emergency Phone Support

Total coverage to support you while traveling and in your new city

Location-Specific Information

Health and safety information prepared based on your destination

Health In Your Language

Highly trained multilingual staff to connect you to healthcare providers

Secure Housing

Quality, safe, secure housing within close proximity to your classes

Dedicated Expertise

Protection by a Dean of Students Office advocating for your interests

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