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VU Amsterdam is one of two universities located in the lively and multicultural capital of the Netherlands. It is a campus university situated in the southern Buitenveldert neighbourhood, and is split in to 10 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.


Quick Facts:

Location: Amsterdam, 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


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

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