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  • 8 May 2018
    UvA in Carré line-up confirmed for 2018

    The MSc Business Administration has confirmed its 2018 line-up for the UvA in Carré 2018 speaker series and business seminars. Corporate leaders from prominent companies will speak about business issues such as the ...

  • 2 May 2018
    A call for future leaders: Schwarzman Scholars application now open!

    Schwarzman Scholars, designed to introduce the future generation of leaders to each other and to educate them about China, provides full scholarships for a one-year Master’s Degree in Global Affairs at Beijing’s ...

  • 1 May 2018
    Results of food and drink survey

    At the end of 2017 a total of 2,070 UvA students and staff completed a survey about the food and drinks on the campuses.

  • 16 Apr 2018
    Appeal: build 2000 affordable student residences each year

    Knowledge institutions including the UvA, VU, AUAS, AHK, GRA and student housing providers DUWO and de Key have appealed informateur Maarten van Poelgeest to consider the severe shortage of student housing in Amsterdam.

  • 16 Apr 2018
    Share your input on student housing

    As a student, you would ideally like to live in pleasant, affordable and safe housing in the city where you are studying. This sounds simple, but is often different in practice due to waiting times, high rents and ...

  • 13 Apr 2018
    New platform helps startup entrepreneurs find mentors

    Launched on 5 April, the Startup and Running platform is a new initiative that helps Amsterdam students who want to start a business to find a mentor.

  • 11 Apr 2018
    Econometrics World Championship bring world’s brightest students to the UvA

    Harvard, Cambridge, Oxford or perhaps the University of Amsterdam? Which university will be crowned econometrics world champion? From 11 to 13 April, 120 of the world’s best and brightest students from across the ...

  • 10 Apr 2018
    New flexible education building on Roeterseiland Campus

    At the start of academic year 2019-2020, the range of lecture rooms at the Roeterseiland Campus (REC) will be expanded.

  • 9 Apr 2018
    Prizes awarded to best ideas for increasing UvA’s accessibility

    On 22 March the three best ideas for making the UvA more accessible for students with diverse backgrounds were rewarded with a prize. The ideas were submitted in response to a call made by President of the Executive ...

  • 6 Apr 2018
    Search engine with Dutch passwords

    A search engine containing ‘millions of Dutch passwords’ has appeared online. If a password is linked to an email address, the first two characters are shown. Following this news, the UvA’s ICTS Services has carried ...

  • 5 Apr 2018
    SummerFest Roeterseiland is back!

    Save the Date, on Thursday 21 June from 16:30 to 21:00 to celebrate the end of the academic year with your fellow students and/or colleagues!

  • 5 Apr 2018
    Completion of provisional design for interior of new University Library

    The provisional design for the interior of the new University Library by interior architects MVSA Architects was agreed this week. Among the defining elements of the design are its use of colour, a reference to the ...

  • 4 Apr 2018
    Team AcaBoo in Philips Innovation Award final

    AcaBoo, a team from the minor in Entrepreneurship, has made it to the final of the Philips Innovation Award. AcaBoo is book streaming service which provides you with unlimited access to textbooks for a fixed monthly fee.

  • 3 Apr 2018
    Lecturer of the Year faculty winners in the limelight

    The faculty winners of the 2018 Lecturer of the Year award have been announced. Between 12 and 18 February, over 1,500 UvA students voted for their favourite lecturers. Each faculty and corresponding Faculty Student ...

  • 28 Mar 2018
    Do you have a good idea for an event organised by and for students?

    The Amarna foundation makes an amount of €5,000 availble for the organisation of an event by and for students. This could for example be a lecture, debate, theater play, concert or exhibition.

  • 28 Mar 2018
    Minor in Entrepreneurship: two teams in the semi-finals

    Two teams from the minor in Entrepreneurship, AcaBoo and De Bierbakkers, have advanced to the Philips Innovation Award semi-finals.

  • 27 Mar 2018
    Representative advisory bodies endorse proposal for new allocation model

    On 9 March, the Joint Meeting of the COR and CSR agreed to the proposal for a new allocation model. The aim of this model is to distributing the UvA’s direct funding (government grant and tuition fees).

  • 21 Mar 2018
    EB Lecturer of the Year: Maarten Pieter Schinkel

    After winning the Van der Schroeff Award in January, Professor Maarten Pieter Schinkel has now been chosen by UvA Economics and Business students as the faculty’s winner in the 2018 UvA Lecturer of the Year ...

  • 20 Mar 2018
    Take part in the Roeterseiland Football Tournament

    Students and employees of institutes and departments based at the Roeterseiland Campus and at Science Park are invited to take part in the 59th edition of the Roeterseiland Football Tournament on 25 May.

  • 16 Mar 2018
    Extended library opening hours and 750 additional study places during examination period

    Are you looking for somewhere to study during the examination period? All of the major library locations have extended opening hours and additional study rooms during this period. During the peak period, from Monday ...