Minor programmes

A Unique academic challenge

International students

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam offers hundreds of English-taught courses at both the Bachelor's and Master's level. A minor programme is comprised of a coherent package of related courses that make up 30 study points in total. These minor programmes are intended to complement or deepen the learning in your chosen field of study. This webpage is an overview of short programmes available to international students: Exchange students, Semester in Amsterdam students and international Bachelor Degree students.

A unique academic challenge, where you will be studying and living in an international environment. Guaranteed to be a boost for your career opportunities and your personal development. In short, an unforgettable experience during your studies!

Some of the minors are accessible for bachelor students from all faculties. View the list of these widely accessible VU-minors (university minors).