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Why choose VU?

  1. Located in Amsterdam’s Zuidas district, VU is an easily accessibly metropolitan meeting place
  2. The urban campus is constantly improving to meet the growing demands of modern day technology
  3. VU was recently ranked among the top 5 universities in the Netherlands


Quick Facts:

Location: Amsterdam, the Netherlands

City Population: 805,166

University Population: 22,730

Climate: Amsterdam has an oceanic climate strongly influenced by its proximity to the North Sea to the west, with prevailing westerly winds.

Nearest airport: Amsterdam Airport Schiphol



VU Amsterdam us one of two universities located in the lively and multicultural capital of the Netherlands. It is a campus university situated in the souther Buitenveldert neighbourhood, and is split into ten faculties. The university ranks very highly in international league tables and features in the 150 best universities globally. Courses are offered in English and the capital city offers a vibrant cultural and social lifestyle to its students.


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