The number of international students at Dutch universities is growing, including at the UvA. Universities are pleased with this development but there has also been criticism. This fact sheet provides answers to questions about how we approach internationalisation at the UvA.
The University of Amsterdam receives student loan funds from the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science. These funds have become available because of the introduction of the student loan system and must be spent on new, innovative, education-related activities (as set out in the sector agreement on higher education. How will the UvA use student loan funds? Who decides what the funds are to be used for?