The Faculty of Law welcomes (International) Students!

Even though these are uncertain times, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is committed to engaging fully with the delivery of our education programmes. Thinking about studying at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam? That is still very much possible!

04/09/2020 | 4:22 PM

On campus if we can. Online because we can.
All teaching at the Faculty of Law will be offered at a distance until November. Lectures will be offered online throughout the first semester (September 2020-January 2021).

Do you have any questions as a prospective international student?
Please ask and do not be afraid to do so! Our International Office is very experienced and can help you with a lot of questions you might have. The International Office is ready for you to contact them at:

We have created a page for prospective students with the most Frequently Asked Questions. 
You can find that page right here.

Want to know more about a specific programme? 
Stay tuned for online taster activities and sessions! 
Interested in the programmes the Faculty of Law has to offer? 
Find our Bachelor programme here
Find our Master programmes here 

How about deadlines, etc? 
We have extended our deadlines for all programmes, both Bachelor and Master.*

Bachelor’s programmes
The application deadline for EU/EEA students has been extended from 1 May to 1 June. 
The application deadline for non-EU/EEA students has been extended from 1 April to 1 May.

Master’s programmes
The application deadline for non-EU/EEA students has been extended from 1 April to 1 May. 
The application deadline for EU/EEA students remains unchanged (1 June)

If you have any other questions regarding applying and admission, we refer you again to the Frequently Asked Page.

*Please note that on some programme pages the new deadlines might not be updated yet. However, the dates above are the correct ones.

Want to know about how VU Amsterdam is handling the corona crisis right now? 
Check our regularly updated pages on the subject.

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