VU Amsterdam Summer School offers interactive small-scale courses (max. 25 students) at Bachelor and Master level. Most courses are suitable for PhD staff and professionals. Courses have a high academic level are designed to provide an intensive, in-depth look at your topic of study. You engage in discussions with a unique group of peers from all over the world. All courses include built-in excursions to museums and institutes such as the Anne Frank House, the International Criminal Court and the Port of Amsterdam.
The beautiful city of Amsterdam will be your home, capital of The Netherlands. Amsterdam is a historic city with a creative and modern feel. You will soon discover its safe and accessible open society. With 187 nationalities, it's the most international city in the world. 93 percent of the Dutch speak English, so it is easy to enjoy everything the Netherlands has to offer.
We are there for you all the way, making sure you feel at home from the moment you arrive. We offer various accommodation options to all students and a social programme for those who wish to explore more. We are proud of our high student satisfaction. VU Amsterdam Summer School is credited by its students with an average score of 8.6 out of 10.
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