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Amsterdam: Psychology and Sciences

Netherlands -

Tags: Anthropology, Biology, Environmental Studies, Global Studies, Neuroscience, Psychology


Students take courses at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU Amsterdam) which is known for its strong science programs, particularly global health, biomedicine, and neuroscience, as well as offering courses in psychology, earth sciences, and other areas. Students have the option of taking elective courses taught through IES’s Study Abroad center. VU courses are taught in English.


No previous language study required. Minimum GPA of 3.0 preferred. GPA of 2.9 or lower will not be considered. Students with a cumulative GPA between 2.9 and 3.0 will be asked to supply additional application materials.

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Important Details

Duration and Application Information:

Offering Duration: Year, Semester

Direct admission is not available for this program.

Language(s) of Coursework:

Primary: English
Secondary: Dutch

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