Perhaps you would like to know more about the international programmes. Or maybe even come along to experience for yourself what studying at VU is like. You are very welcome! VU Amsterdam organizes various events and activities for prospective students, including the VU Bachelor's Day and various Taster Days.

Every Bachelor's degree programme has its own International Student Advisor. 

If you have a specific question about applying with a non-Dutch diploma you can contact your programme ISA (International Student Advisor). The ISA will help you with practicalities about your bachelor admission and support you throughout the application process.
The International Support Assistant will inform you when your application is complete. 

If you would like to speak to your International Student Advisor over the phone you can book in a telephone meeting.

School of Business and Economics

- Economics and Business Economics
- Econometrics and Operations Research: Econometrics and Data Science
- Econometrics and Operations Research: Econometrics and Operations Research
- International Business Administration
+31 20 5984212
Tessa de Jong
Faculty of Science

- Artificial Intelligence (Lifestyle Informatics)
- Biomedical Sciences
- Business Analytics
- Computer Science
- Information Sciences (Information, Multimedia and Management)
- Mathematics
+31 20 5984212
+31 20 5982788
Julia Tan &
Alexander Lindemans
Faculty of Humanities

- Communication and Information Studies
  Specialisation: Language and Media 
  Specialisation: Language Learning and Language Teaching
- History: History and International Studies
- Literature and Society: English
- Philosophy   

John Stuart Mill College:
- Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE)
+31 20 5985641
+31 20 5985641
Rosa VijftigschildRosa
Faculty of Behavioural and Movement Sciences

+31 20 5982883
Frieda SchaufeliFrieda
Faculty of Social Sciences

- Communication Science
- Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology
- Political Science: Global politics
+31 20 5985073
Gijs van Ierssel
Faculty of Law

- Law in
+31 20 5985073
Gijs van IersselGijs
Application Support
International Support Assistant
+31 20 5985284Kim Daamen

Amsterdam University College (AUC)

- Liberal Arts and SciencesContact AUC


Have a question for a current student? Curious about everyday life in Amsterdam, from our campus to the food, music and events going on throughout the city? Want to know how much homework you will have each night, or how the Dutch educational system differs from your own? Ask one of our VU Ambassadors!
VU Amsterdam regularly organizes open days and taster days for students interested in studying towards a Bachelor’s degree. For a personal meeting, you can contact your International Student Advisor for all the information you need.

VU Amsterdam is frequently present at international education fairs around the world. It will be a pleasure to meet you at our stand! Please join one of our presentations, take a brochure or flyer and ask our colleagues and alumni about all that you need to know about studying at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Fairs in 2019:

18 January                               
Master and More                             
19 January
Bachelor and More
23+24 February
Study in Holland Greece
26 February
Study in Holland GreeceGreeceThessaloniki
End of February
MIT Eurpean Career Fair (PhD)
United Stated of America

United Kingdom tour 2019
VU Amsterdam will participate in the UK International Education Week:

17 March                         
International Education Week                      
Bristol - NOVOTEL, Bristol Centre, Victoria Street                   
10:30 AM - 02:00 PM
18 March
School fair - Eton College
Windsor - Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire
08:45 PM - 10:00 PM
20 March
International Education Week        
Birmingham - Hyatt Regency Hotel, 2 Bridge Street
04.00 PM - 07:00 PM
22 March
School fair - Loughborough Grammar
Loughborough - Loughborough Grammar School, Burton Walks
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
23 March
International Education Week
Leeds - Marriott Hotel Leeds, 4 Trevelyan Square
10:30 AM - 02:00 PM

Online session

30 MarchUniversity Fair (online session)
Spain: Sevilla - International School of Sevilla San Francisco
de Paula, Alcázares                                                           

We are represented abroad by a number of cultural institutions and education recruitment agents. We have contracted our agents to recruit and inform prospective students about the degree opportunities at VU Amsterdam. These organizations are reliable and will do their utmost to handle our student's application files with care. 

Brazil, China, Indonesia, Mexico, Russia, South Korea, Thailand and VietnamNuffic Netherlands Education Support Offices (Nuffic Nesos) Nuffic is the Netherlands organisation for international cooperation in higher education. Nuffic Nesos operate in locations around the world.

Edvance Education International
Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Bldg. E, 2/F
1, Wangjing Zhonghuan Nanlu
Chaoyang District
Beijing 100102
PR China
T: (+86) 10 8417 7407 ext 205

Netherlands-Flemish Institute for Archaeology and Arabic Studies in Cairo (NVIC)
1, Dr. Mahmoud Azmi Street
P.O. Box 50, 11211 Zamalek Cairo Egypt
T +20 2 7382520/22
F +20 2 7382523
Netherlands Insitute Athens (NIA)
Makri 11
117 42 Athens Greece
T +30 210 9210760/1
F +30 210 9210770
Dutch University Institute for Art History Florence
Viale Torricelli 5, 50125 Firenze Italy
T +39 055 221612
F +39 055 221106
Netherlands Institute in Rome
Via Omero 10/12, 00197 Roma Italy
T +39 06 3269621
F +39 06 3204971
Dutch Institute Abroad
Kyobashi Plaza Bldg 3F
25-3 Ginza 1-Chome
Chuo-Ku Tokyo Japan 104-0061
T +3 3567 2123
F +3 3567 5658
Netherlands Institute in Saint Petersburg (NIP)
Kaluzhsky Pereulok 3
193015 St. Petersburg Russia
T +7 812 327 0887
F +7 812 118 1939
Join In Campus Education Pvt Ltd
Avani Trivedi
74, Alexander Crescent,
Otara, Auckland -2023
T: +64 226973037
 RussiaSouth Korea
Student International
Olga Krivileva
115054, Russia, Moscow,
Schipok Str 20, office 306-308
T: +7 495 956 1576/1575 ext.112
TNS Worldwide co.
Hojin Kang
Ltd. Headquarters –Seoul, Korea
3F Samhaeng Bldg, 18 Gangnam-daero 94-gil,
Gangnam-gu, Seoul, 135-932 South Korea
T: 82-2-3288-1733~1735
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