University of Amsterdam


 阿姆斯特丹大学

阿姆斯特丹大学3

The University of Amsterdam has its origins in the Athenaeum Illustre (1632) and, with over 30,000 students, over 5,000 employees and an annual budget of 600 million euros, is one of the largest general research universities in Europe.
Official Website:
www.uva.nl
Website for inbound exchange students:
http://www.uva.nl/en/education/other-programmes/exchange/global-exchange/global-exchange-programme.html

School Calendar:

http://www.uva.nl/en/education/other-programmes/exchange/practical-matters/academic-calendar/academic-calendar.html
Spring: 1 February 2016 (week 5) – 24 June 2016 (week 25)
Summer: Depends on the course. http://www.uva.nl/summerschool
Fall: 29 August (week 36) 2015 – 30 January 2016 (week 4)

ABOUT COURSE

Full time load = 30 ECTS
1 ECTS credit represents 25 to 30 hours of study (including class attendance).
1 Course = 6 or 12 ECTS
Minimum course enrolment for exchange students: 24 ECTS
Maximum course enrolment for exchagne students: 30 ECTS

Course list:

http://coursecatalogue.uva.nl/xmlpages/page/2015-2016-en
Restricted Programs and other academic requirements:
The current curriculum is comprised of over 100 international study programmes. English-taught courses are available in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Psychology, Business and Economics, Law, Natural Sciences, Educational Sciences, Future Planet Studies, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Geography, and Planning and Development Studies. Students cannot take courses in Medicine and Dentistry

APPLICATION

PLACEMENTS

2017-2018 Spring Semester: 8
2017-2018 Academic Year: 8

DEADLINE

Nomination
Spring Semester: 15 September
Fall Semester: 1 April
Application
Spring semester: 1 October
Summer semester: Depends on the course. http://www.uva.nl/summerschool
Fall semester: 15 April

REQUIREMENTS

Students should have at least two years of academic education, a grade point average of 3.0 (US system) and show a relevant academic background in the proposed field of study. The guidelines to determine if a student has the relevant academic background are explained in the document ‘Courses and Faculty Criteria’ see website

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT

Non‐native speakers of English should provide proof of proficiency in the English language by means of a TOEFL an IELTS. For specific entrance requirements see: www.uva.nl/globalexchange > Courses

PROCEDURE

http://www.uva.nl/en/education/other-programmes/exchange/global-exchange/application-and-admission/application-and-admission.html

DAILY LIFE

INSURANCE

Insurance is required

ACCOMMODATION

The UvA guarantees accommodation for Global Exchange students applying before the ‘early bird’ deadline. www.uva.nl/housing

LIVING EXPENSE

During your stay in Amsterdam, you can expect to spend between €900 and €1,400 per month on living expenses. This includes rent.

AIRPORT RECEPTION SERVICE

The University of Amsterdam offers a pick‐up service from Schiphol (Amsterdam airport) during the recommended arrival dates. www.uva.nl/pickup

CONTACT INFORMATION

Name:Mr. Guido de Wilde
Email:exchange‐sts@uva.nl

附件:information sheet 2017-2018