Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam: Amsterdam - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

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VU University Amsterdam is a state-funded university with about 23,000 students and 2,500 academic staff. With almost 60 Bachelor’s degree programmes and over 100 Master’s degree programmes, VU University offers a wide choice of study options.   T... read more

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OVERALL RATING 3.4
Based on 16 Reviews
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September 22, 2019 A Whirlwind In Amsterdam
I gained so much insight into a different way of living. It was so worthwhile I cannot recommend it enough to other people. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
I loved living in amsterdam for a year! I feel so lucky to have had this beautiful opportunity. I have learned so much about myself. thank you - Wellesley College View Entire Review
It was nice not having to stress about school. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
January 17, 2019 Semester In Amsterdam
I learned more about myself and how to survive in a new city than anything else, but it was a valuable experience. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
I learned how to take care of myself. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
I was able to have time away from wellesley to rest and not work as hard. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
Extremely worthwhile - Wellesley College View Entire Review
March 15, 2017 Explorative
I learned a lot about myself and saw just how large the world was beyond my home university. It was absolutely worth while and the friends I made there, I will be in touch with for the rest of my life. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
Had to learn to be by myself for long periods of time. Probably not - Middlebury College View Entire Review
Learning how to "adult" - Wellesley College View Entire Review
August 13, 2019 Fun!
I learned how to live on my own in a foreign country! - Wellesley College View Entire Review
February 21, 2019 Won’t Go Back
I was glad to see Europe, didn’t like Amsterdam - Wellesley College View Entire Review
I definitely got outside my comfort zone in many ways. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
January 04, 2019 Semester Inn Amsterdam
I learned how to cope in an environment without my primary support system. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
January 22, 2018 Adventure In Amsterdam
I gained the ability to live on my own without too much support from the school; it was certainly worthwhile. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
I became so much more independent, financially conscious, culturally aware, and adventurous. It was definitely worthwhile. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
March 01, 2017 Challenging
I really enjoyed my time traveling and I learned about the world around me. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with Exchange: Amsterdam - Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
It was absolutely worthwhile! I learned so much about myself, about the Netherlands, and about cultures from around the world! I was also able to travel a lot during my semester here, which gave me many eye opening experiences! - Truman State University View Entire Review

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VU University Amsterdam is a state-funded university with about 23,000 students and 2,500 academic staff. With almost 60 Bachelor’s degree programmes and over 100 Master’s degree programmes, VU University offers a wide choice of study options.
 
The programmes are of a high quality, the atmosphere is very conducive to study and the teaching staff are easily accessible. VU University provides an inspirational educational setting in which students from the Netherlands and abroad can develop their potential to the full

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