Organisation Faculty of Science
The Faculty of Science has a student body of around 5,000, as well as 1,200 members of staff working in education, research or support services. The faculty consists of eight research institutes, the Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies, the College of Science and three Graduate Schools.
Every year UvA-researchers publish around 10,000 articles in scientific journals. Fundamental research conducted at the University is highly ranked internationally. Our programmes for applied research are often at the interface of multiple disciplines and focused on societal issues.