The Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (Hogeschool van Amsterdam) offers over eighty courses of study, spread across various campuses throughout the capital city of the Netherlands: Amsterdam. The university has partnerships with several businesses, which help students to evolve into independent professional by offering both research projects and internship. Furthermore, the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences has close ties with the University of Amsterdam (a well known research university). This makes it easier for students, as soon as they graduate, to continue their education at a higher level.
Level of Education
The Hogeschool van Amsterdam is a University of Applied Sciences, meaning the education focuses on preparing its students for specific professions. The programmes of study at the university are practice and competence focused. When you have finished your education at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences you will receive a bachelor or master degree.
The Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences offers a scholarship opportunity to talented international students: the Amsterdam Talent Scholarship. If you want to know more about this scholarship or if you’d like to apply, check this website.
International student programmes
In Amsterdam, The International Student Network Amsterdam helps you to make the most of your stay in the Netherlands. The network organises an introduction, social events, study events and excursions. These events are a good way to get to know the city, the campus and other students and the network is also there for you to hep with practical matters. Furthermore, the ISN informs students with the magazine Insiders and a weekly newsletter.
Departments and Courses
- AMFI International Courses
- European School of Physiotherapy
- International Business and Languages
- International Business and Management Studies
- International Degree in English and Education
- International Financial Management
- International Management
- International Sports, Management & Business
- Trade Management Asia
- European Master of Science in Occupational Therapy
- International MBA Programme
- Social Problems and Social Policy
- Amsterdam Fashion Institute
- Economics and Management
- Health Professions
- Information Technology
- Media, Information and Communication
- Social Work and Law
- Spots and Nutrition