Amsterdam Merit Scholarships

The University of Amsterdam (UvA) seeks to entice the brightest students from across the world to study in its international classrooms. The Amsterdam Merit Scholarship is open to deserving students from outside the EU/EEA (AMS).


  • Opportunity type: Funded
  • Opportunity: Scholarship
  • Scholarship Level: Masters
  • Institution(s): University of Amsterdam
  • Study in: Netherlands
  • Program Period: Depends upon the selected course.
  • Deadline: January – May (Annually)

Who is eligible?

A non-EU/EEA passport holder who has applied to the University of Amsterdam for a degree program may apply for an Amsterdam Merit Scholarship.

How to apply?

Applications must be sent to the graduate schools’ admissions offices. The AMS has several deadlines depending on the faculty or graduate school. On the Faculty or Graduate School websites, you may discover information about the precise eligibility requirements, selection criteria, and application procedures.

Filed of Study

Currently enrolled at the UvA are more than 7,000 foreign degree and exchange students representing more than 100 nations. Throughout their time in Amsterdam, UvA personnel and other students provide active assistance. The UvA offers assistance with day-to-day tasks including creating a bank account, obtaining a visa, and locating housing.

How to apply

For more information and to Apply Please visit the official website

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