and Student Travel
ABOVE: An Anne Frank commemorative postage stamp
University of Applied Sciences
This professional school has 18,000 students in 16 institutes. Its English pages have useful information on
visa requirements, cost of living, etc. for foreign students in the Netherlands.
Universiteit van Amsterdam (UVA)
The University of Amsterdam has 20+ undergraduate and 200+ master's programs
that are taught in English.
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
VU was founded in 1878. Today, it emphasizes "science with a conscience" and has
more than 31,000 students (including 5,100+ international students) in nine
International Student Network - Amsterdam
The ISN helps students at the Universiteit van Amsterdam find their way around
the university and the city.
Primary and Secondary School
School of Amsterdam
ISA has 800+ elementary and high-school pupils of more than 40 nationalities on a modern campus where
English is the language of instruction.
For inexpensive accommodations geared to students, see our Amsterdam Hostels
and Camping pages.
Scan of postage stamp: Jaap2.