Institute for Advanced Study

The University of Amsterdam has established its Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) to offer outstanding researchers a haven – free from constraints of disciplinary boundaries – where they can work collaboratively on complex scientific and societal challenges.

University of Amsterdam

The University of Amsterdam is the Netherlands’ largest university, offering the widest range of academic programmes. At the UvA, 30,000 students, 6,000 staff members and 3,000 PhD candidates study and work in a diverse range of fields, connected by a culture of curiosity.

University of Groningen

The University of Groningen is a research university with a global outlook, deeply rooted in Groningen, City of Talent. Quality has had top priority for four hundred years, and with success: the University is currently in or around the top 100 on several influential ranking lists.

Inspectorate of Education

The Dutch Inspectorate of Education is responsible for the inspection and review of schools and educational institutions.

City of Amsterdam

Amsterdam’s city government and educational institutions are joining forces to ensure that every child receives the best possible education. We believe that all children in Amsterdam deserve the chance of a bright future. Every child is entitled to equal opportunities, regardless of the neighbourhood where they live, their ethnicity, or their parents’ level of education. The City of Amsterdam is working hard to level the playing field.