University of Amsterdam

The University of Amsterdam (Universiteit van Amsterdam), or UvA, is located in the city of Amsterdam. It is the largest university in the Netherlands in terms of enrollment, has the second-largest endowment, and is the third-oldest university.

There are seven faculties, consisting of Medicine, Dentistry, Law, Science, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Business, and Humanities. 10 postgrad programs are offered, along with 133 master's and 59 bachelor's. Many courses are taught in English and several in Dutch. The university offers exchange programs with universities in and outside of Europe.

Based on the QS World University Ranking of 2023, University of Amsterdam is positioned as the #58 top university in the world, which makes it the #1 top university in Netherlands. The university's global rank decreased by 3 points from last year.

University Profile

Ranking #58 #1
University Name University of Amsterdam
Name in Local Language Universiteit van Amsterdam
Acronym UvA
Year Established 1632


Address Spui 21, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Phone +31 (20) 525 1401
Fax +31 (20) 525 2136
Website University of Amsterdam Website
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