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The UvA's International Student Ambassadors (Bachelor's and Master's students) share their first-hand experiences of the degree programmes, teaching style, living in Amsterdam and more.
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An overview of information about student life in Amsterdam can be found on the web page Practical matters.
Yes, the UvA cooperates - among others - with the International Student Network Amsterdam (ISN-Amsterdam), an organisation run by and for international and Dutch students. One of their activities is organisation of the ISN Introduction week, which gives international (degree and exchange) the chance to get to know the city of Amsterdam, experience cultural highlights, and, of course, meet other students.
Check the links below to find an overview of UvA’s social media, or contact your programme to find out which social media they are using.