Overview of all academic science programmes in Amsterdam

About Science in Amsterdam

The science faculties of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and VU University Amsterdam (VU) have been working together in the domains education and research for years now, joining forces to share our knowledge, specialist facilities and advanced equipment. These partnerships have led to a broad and diverse offering of programmes and courses. 'Science in Amsterdam' is the overarching name for all of the scientific research and academic teaching which take place at our two universities in the cosmopolitan capital of Amsterdam.


On this website you can find an overview of all bachelor and master programmes offered by these universities, some programmes shared, others offered by one of them, others by both. Whether you are interested in the fundamentals of science, the applied orientated sciences or prefer the field of societal challenges, you can find it here.

Wide range

From exact sciences like physics and chemistry, to life and health sciences, and interdisciplinary programmes that cross various scientific fields, we offer a wide range of programmes, based on our strong research groups.


Our portfolio and programmes are internationally orientated; all master programmes are taught in English, as well as some bachelor programmes. Furthermore we stimulate students to study abroad and also welcome students from abroad.

Please stroll along the various programmes and see which one you like!

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