Amsterdam University College

University typeLiberal Arts College

The Hogeschool van Amsterdam, University of Applied Sciences (HvA), or Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, is one of the largest institutes for higher professional education in the Netherlands.

With study programmes in English it offers cutting-edge professional, international education to students from the Netherlands and abroad.

We focus on your needs by offering practical learning opportunities, meaning that you will gain a solid foundation for building your future career.

We are one of the largest institutes of higher education in the Netherlands, with over 90 programmes and over 40,000 students from all over the world.

All programmes within the International Business School are offered at Bachelor’s level. On successful completion of the programme you will have the degree of Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA). This degree is internationally recognised and will allow you to apply for Master’s programmes in the Netherlands or abroad.

Facilities: Everything you need from computer labs, library to excellent sport facilities.

Tuition Fees:

Annual tuition fees are € 1,713.


Excellent students at the University of Amsterdam can apply for a scholarship of the Huygens Scholarship Programme (HSP). HSP is open to both new and current students at HvA. In order to apply for HSP you need to contact the international office of your HvA school. You can find out more about HSP and the procedures for application at the
Nuffic website.

Entry Requirements:

General Certificate of Secondary Education (6 academic subjects of which three must be A level or equivalent)

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