Exchange: University of Amsterdam

A modern university with a rich history, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) traces its roots back to 1632. Today, it is one of the largest comprehensive universities in Europe, rising to international prominence as a research university and offering an inspiring international academic environment. Students have studied subjects such as Semiotics and Psychology here. Check out their promotional video here.

Departments open to exchange: Amsterdam University College – Liberal Arts & Science; Child Development and Education; Communication Science; Economics and Business; Humanities; Law; Psychology; Science – Interdisciplinary Studies; Social Science.

University of Amsterdam Brochure

Credit Equivalency: 60 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses: Check here.

Restricted Programs:Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, Graduate School of Social Science, MSc. Business Studies.

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed. Please find more information here.

Note: Fall exchange is possible if students finish a full-time course load before the end of the semester. (e.g. in the first two blocks of the semester). However, the housing contract cannot be shortened.


Country(ies): Netherlands
City: Amsterdam
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: Fall (Aug-Jan), Winter (Feb-Jun), Year-long (Aug-Jun)
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Yes

Deadlines: Fall/Full Year Deadline: January 17, 2024
Winter Deadline: April 3, 2024


Language of Study: Dutch, English
Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate
Subjects Available at Host: All
Program Type: Study
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: No fee
Funding: IE Award


Schools/Faculties: All Faculty of Law
Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 3.0 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates), Must have completed 2 years of studies at the time of departure for exchange.