VU Amsterdam Summer School

This summer you can discover Amsterdam and experience life on campus while you develop yourself both personally and academically! VU Amsterdam Summer School offers interactive small-scale courses at Bachelor and Master level. With over 25 courses there is definitely something for you! Besides the inspiring courses we also offer exciting social activities. Will you join us this summer?

Short Courses

Social Sciences (15)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (10)
Business & Management (6)
Humanities (6)
Computer Science & IT (5)
Education & Training (3)
Engineering & Technology (3)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (3)
Medicine & Health (3)
Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Law (1)

About

History

This summer will be the 9th edition of VU Amsterdam Summer School. Over the years we have welcomed over 1500 students. 

Education

The one and two week courses cover multiple themes and are offered by all nine faculties of the university. Bachelor, Master and PhD students as well as professionals are all welcome to apply. From start to finish, we will be here to support you with your course and practical issues such as accommodation. In addition to the course, we offer exciting social activities! Will you join us?

Services

Housing services

  • We offer different accommodation options in different parts of Amsterdam. The accommodation options will be shared on this page in Spring (15 April latest). Registrations will be based on a first-come-first-serve basis (the earliest you apply and pay for your course, the earlier you can select your accommodation preference). 

Student Life

Campus life

VU Amsterdam is a campus university: almost all university buildings are situated on one site, with teaching and research facilities and several leisure activities all together. It is located in the business district of Amsterdam, so that during your studies you can also get a glimpse of the business world.

Our cam­pus is:

  •  a modern international campus
  •  situated in the middle of the most dynamic and fastest growing business district in Europe
  •  well connected to public transport

Accreditation

2 to 3 ECTS per course 

Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

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