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Enrolment as Communication Science student

Enrolment as Communication Science student

The enrolment procedure for studying at the University of Amsterdam runs via Studielink. There are a few steps you will need to complete during the enrolment process.

To access you will need your own DigiD code. If you do not yet have your own DigiD, you must request this via It takes five working days to process your DigiD application. Please note: international students do not need to apply for a DigiD code, they are registered in Studielink by UvA for their first semester and receive their log-in and password for further use of Studielink.

The names of our programmes in studielink:

  • Communication Science (all tracks except the research master): Communicatiewetenschap
  • Research Master Communication Science: Communication Science (res.master)
  • Pre-Master's programme Communication Science: Communicatiewetenschap (b schakelprogramma)*

*You will find this programme amongst the Bachelor’s programmes, as the pre-Master's courses are on a Bachelor’s level.

Please note that you are obliged to apply for our programmes at the Graduate School of Communication first, except when you finished the UvA Bachelor's programme in Communication Science. Visit for more information.