University of Amsterdam

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University of Amsterdam

A modern university with a rich history, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) traces its roots back to 1632, when the Golden Age school Athenaeum Illustre was established to train students in trade and philosophy. Today, with more than 30,000 students, 5,000 staff and 285 study programmes (Bachelor’s and Master’s), many of which are taught in English, and a budget of more than 600 million euros, it is one of the largest comprehensive universities in Europe. It is a member of the League of European Research Universities and also maintains intensive contact with other leading research universities around the world.

Postal address: University of Amsterdam (UvA)

Visiting address

  • Spui 21
    1012 WX Amsterdam
    The Netherlands
  • T: +31 (0)20 525 9111 (main switchboard)

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