There are several steps involved in the admissions process – from checking the entry requirements and submitting your application to ultimately being enrolled at the UvA. The steps and deadlines may differ depending on which type of programme you wish to apply to.
Because of the coronavirus outbreak, the official application deadline for Bachelor’s programmes was moved to 1 June. For other coronavirus updates, please see uva.nl/coronavirus.
Follow our step-by-step guide on how to apply for our Bachelor's programmes.
The application process for Master's programmes differs per programme, but you can find a general overview of the steps on our Master's application process page.
If you have questions about the application and admissions process, or about studying at the UvA, you can contact our Central Student Service Desk.
Refugees wishing to study at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) must follow the same application procedure and meet the same entry requirements as all prospective UvA students who come from outside the European Union. Looking for more information ? Check our webpage for refugee applicants.
Current UvA students who would like to switch to another Bachelor's programme must follow the same application procedure (and meet the same entry requirements) as new students.