Amrita Center for International Programs is happy to announce a summer program at Vrije University, Amsterdam in cooperation with the University of Amsterdam. Vrije University is one of the largest, publicly funded research universities in the city and recognized as the second best university, nationally according to the"CWTS Leiden Ranking".

The Amsterdam Summer program consists of 3 blocks of two weeks courses. You can combine the courses together to create a 4 or 6 weeks program. 

Block 1

8 to 22 July 

Block 2

22 July to 5 August

Block 3

5 to 19 August


The tuition fee for a two-week course will range between € 1000 and € 1150 (Partner universities are entitled to a € 250 discount) and includes

  • Airport pick-up service (but only on the arrival day between certain times)
  • Goodie bag
  • Orientation program
  • On-site support
  • 24/7 emergency assistance
  • A transcript of records after completion of the course

but does not include:

  • Social programme activities
  • Costs for housing
  • Travel and living expenses such as plane tickets, public transport costs, food and drinks

Number of Scholarships available - 10 scholarships, which includes full tuition fee waiver.

Accommodation is available on payment basis, starting at € 450 for two weeks. 

Deadline for Application: 31st March 2017

For more details,click here

To confirm interest, please fill the Google form.

Note: If you need credit for the courses that you are doing in the summer school, please get prior approval from your HOD.

For other queries or information, please contact:

Amrita Center for International Programs
Email:​ ( Please use subject title: VU Summer Program 2017")