7th Burgerhartlecture: Divine Fury. A History of Genius
The John Adams Institute and the Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies have joined forces to organize the annual Burgerhart lecture, in which an eminent scholar reflects on the Enlightenment.
3 Sep 2014
Ben jij een maatschappelijk betrokken en ambitieuze academicus en wil je een bijdrage leveren aan de toekomst van de volgende generatie?
Dan hebben we goed nieuws: je kunt nog tot 14 september 2014 naar een plek in ...
3 Sep 2014
UvA celebrates opening academic year with eye on Africa
On Monday, 1 September, the University of Amsterdam celebrated the opening of the 2014-2015 Academic Year. Various speakers reflected on this year’s theme: 'Amsterdam in the wider world: Africa’.
11 Aug 2014
Lowlands University presents: Ewald Engelen, Frank Linde and Wouter Vansteelant
Coolpolitics and Lowlands will give a stage to science at Lowlands 2014. At Lowlands University, UvA researchers Ewald Engelen, Frank Linde and Wouter Vansteeland will give lectures on global inequality, the Higgs ...
24 Jul 2014
TEDxAmsterdam Award 2014
The Technology Transfer Office UvA-AUAS-AMC is pleased to invite you, on behalf of Amsterdam Science Park and all of its scientific institutes, to participate in the TEDxAmsterdam Award 2014. Amsterdam Science Park ...
23 Jul 2014
Day of National Mourning at the UvA
Today, the Netherlands mourns for the victims of the Malaysia Airlines disaster. This tragic event has also robbed the UvA of two of its researchers, a student and, as far as is known, one of its graduates. To ...
21 Jul 2014
Message in connection with the Malaysia Airlines aircraft disaster
With deep sadness and disbelief, we have learnt that UvA/AMC staff members Joep Lange and Jacqueline van Tongeren, UvA student Sascha Meijer and UvA alumnus Laurens van der Graaff were on board the Malaysia Airlines ...
17 Jun 2014
Huawei and UvA launch 'Telecom Seeds for the Future' programme
Huawei, a global ICT solutions provider, and the University of Amsterdam have joined forces to offer the first ‘Telecom Seeds for the Future’ programme in the Netherlands.
26 May 2014
Student satisfaction increases in all areas
Student satisfaction at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has increased with regard to almost all aspects of their degree programmes, according to the 2014 National Student Survey (Nationale Studenten Enquête, NSE). ...
14 Jan 2014
Mieke Mulder named UvA Lecturer of the Year 2013
Dr Mieke Mulder was named UvA Lecturer of the Year 2013 during the University's Dies Natalis celebrations on 8 January 2014.
10 Sep 2013
UvA top Dutch university in QS World University Rankings
For the fourth consecutive year, the University of Amsterdam is the highest ranked Dutch university in the QS World University Rankings. Previously ranked 62nd, the UvA has moved up four places and is now ranked 58th ...
3 Sep 2013
UvA opens academic year with an eye on China
The University of Amsterdam (UvA) celebrated the opening of the 2013-2014 academic year on Monday, 2 September. During the opening, a number of prominent speakers elaborated on the theme ‘Amsterdam in the wider ...
13 Sep 2011
Study Abroad Fair UvA-HvA 2011
The Study Abroad Fair UvA-HvA 2011 (Buitenlandmanifestatie) will take place on Wednesday, 5 October 2011 from 12.00-16.00 I in the Leeuwenberg HvA building.