Study abroad at Vrije Amsterdam Summer School
During July and August, Vrije Amsterdam runs three sessions of two-week, full-time courses covering a wide range of fields and topics, from big data to mental health. These sessions can be combined together for a four or six-week program. Programs are suitable for graduate and undergraduate students, as well as for PhD staff and professionals.
VU Amsterdam Summer School has four different accommodation options to choose from.
Why study at Vrije Amsterdam Summer School?
- Great location
Amsterdam is a popular tourist and student city with many sights to see
- Social program
Enhance your summer school experience with extra activities
Life as an international student
In addition to course-specific trips that are organized as part of your tuition fee, Vrije Amsterdam Summer School also offers a social program where students can select additional trips at a cost. Joining the social program is a great way to get to know your fellow students and see more of Amsterdam and The Netherlands.
Student life & facilities
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Get support all the way to your first day at university
Fees and funding
VU Amsterdam Summer School offers three kinds of scholarships: the Academic Scholarship, the Photographer Scholarship and the Vlogger/Videographer Scholarship.
Three scholarships available:
- Academic excellence scholarship
- Photographer scholarship
- Vlogger scholarship
Vrije Amsterdam Summer School
De Boelelaan 1105, 1081 HV
Amsterdam is a gorgeous historic city that is bustling with life and events, making it the perfect place for you to study and immerse yourself in new culture.
Visa requirements for Vrije Amsterdam Summer School
Many international students will require a visa to study in the Netherlands, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.