Universities in Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Amsterdam
6 out of 7
  • Universities in Amsterdam
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Amsterdam
  • (15 institution and 5 subject rankings)
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  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Amsterdam
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Amsterdam
  • 19 Jan, 2022: THE World’s Most International Universities - Times Higher Education updated with University of Amsterdam ranked highest among 2 listed universities in Amsterdam.
  • 15 Dec, 2021: Urap published most recent results of URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance. Includes 2 universities from Amsterdam.
  • 24 Nov, 2021: Publication of THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education. University of Amsterdam with highest ranking among universities in Amsterdam ranked #127.
  • 28 Oct, 2021: THE Times Higher Education, UK published most recent results of THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education. Includes 2 universities from Amsterdam.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Amsterdam

Communication & Media Studies
#1 
University of Amsterdam
Sociology
#5 
University of Amsterdam
Technology
#9 
University of Amsterdam
Dentistry
#10 
VU University Amsterdam
Linguistics
#20 
University of Amsterdam
Education
#24 
University of Amsterdam
Law
#29 
VU University Amsterdam
Arts and Humanities
#36 
University of Amsterdam
Earth & Marine Sciences
#51 
VU University Amsterdam
Statistics
#51 
University of Amsterdam

Rankings of universities in Amsterdam, Netherlands 2022

#1

University of Amsterdam

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (756 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #65 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #55 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #57 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

VU University Amsterdam

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (531 reviews)
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  • #8 
  • #115 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #10 
  • #209 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #99 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

Tinbergen Institute

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (346 reviews)
  • #17 
  • #557 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #23 
  • #3548 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#4

Hogeschool van Amsterdam, University of Professional Education

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  • #19 
  • #568 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #40 
  • #554 
StuDocu World University Ranking - EMEA - Europe, the Middle East and Africa
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #16 
  • #1743 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#5

Amsterdam University College

  • #9 
  • #261 
StuDocu World University Ranking - EMEA - Europe, the Middle East and Africa
[Published 06 September, 2021]

#6

Amsterdam School of the Arts

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (68 reviews)
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  • #18 
  • #346 
StuDocu World University Ranking - EMEA - Europe, the Middle East and Africa
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #40 
  • #6855 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#7

Amsterdam Fashion Institute

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Amsterdam Key Facts for International Students

Population: 742000

Time: GMT +1

District/province: North Holland, Gemeente Amsterdam

Living costs for students in Amsterdam:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 77* (23% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 70* (30% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 53* (47% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 4.34 €
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type F
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
Nobel prize laureates:
Johannes Diderik van der Waals (Amsterdam University, 1910)
 
Pieter Zeeman (Amsterdam University, 1902)

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University of Amsterdam ranks #1 in Amsterdam in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Amsterdam VU University Amsterdam is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 24 rankings where VU University Amsterdam is listed.

University of Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Journalism & Media Studies (Communication & Media Studies). See all rankings for the University of Amsterdam.

University of Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Social Studies & Humanities (Sociology). See all rankings for the University of Amsterdam.

University of Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Computer Science (Technology). See all rankings for the University of Amsterdam.

VU University Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Medicine & Health (Dentistry). See all rankings for the VU University Amsterdam.

University of Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Languages & Literature (Linguistics). See all rankings for the University of Amsterdam.

University of Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Education (Education). See all rankings for the University of Amsterdam.

VU University Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Law (Law). See all rankings for the VU University Amsterdam.

University of Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Arts Visual & Performing (Arts and Humanities). See all rankings for the University of Amsterdam.

VU University Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Natural Sciences (Earth & Marine Sciences). See all rankings for the VU University Amsterdam.

University of Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Mathematics (Statistics). See all rankings for the University of Amsterdam.

VU University Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Sports Science (Sports Related Subjects). See all rankings for the VU University Amsterdam.

VU University Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Engineering (Environmental Engineering). See all rankings for the VU University Amsterdam.

University of Amsterdam is ranked best in Amsterdam for Agriculture (Agriculture). See all rankings for the University of Amsterdam.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Europe:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World’s Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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Tillburg University

Criteria used in ranking -Tilburg University Economics Ranking:
Ranking is based on 35 journals.
Journals (source) https://econtop.uvt.nl/journals.php

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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