Education

For students (VUnet - Login)

An overview of student-related matters.

New Students

It is important to us at VU University Amsterdam that you choose the study programme that is right for you.

Bachelor’s degree programmes

The Faculty of Science offers sixteen Bachelor’s degree programmes.

Master's degree programmes

The Faculty of Science offers twenty four Master's degree programmes with diverse specialization areas.

Minor programmes

Various minor programmes are offered as part of the bachelor programmes of the Faculty of Science

Study Guide

This interactive study guide provides information about the programmes and courses of VU University Amsterdam. The information is presented for each academic year, and divided into programme type.

Exchange programmes

Our aim is to create a multicultural atmosphere in which Dutch and international students can grow and flourish both academically and socially.

Year schedules 2018 - 2019

Overview of the year schedules of the bachelor's and master's programmes

Rules & Guidelines Examination Board and Teaching and Examination Regulations (TER)

Overview of the Rules & Guidelines Examination Board and Teaching and Examination Regulations of the bachelor's and master's degree programmes.

International students

Spend a semester or even a whole year studying in Amsterdam! Our faculty offers more than 150 Master's courses in English.

PhD candidates

Every year, over 300 PhD students complete their research at VU University, thereby making an important contribution to academic research.

Student facilities

VU University offers excellent student facilities and resources on campus, including cafés, restaurants and shops.

Other education

The Faculty of Science offers the possibility for people to follow courses without enrolling as student.

Degree awards ceremony and collect your diploma

For students that are not coming to the degree awards ceremony, there is once a month the opportunity to collect your diploma at the Central Student Desk