The Web Links shown above like Student City, Study City, Student Housing, Student Fraternities, Student Associations, Sport Clubs and Student Nightlife are the Students Topics which is described for your Student City Amsterdam. These topics for instance describes the different academic Studies which you can choose from and where and how to find Student Housing. Also demographic City Information will be written. If you are interested in joining a student associations you will find more information here and also various student sport clubs. For the student party animal you can find out where to go partying or just have a drink or dinner.
Amsterdam is known for its Creative, Entrepreneural, Financial and Business Culture which is internationally orientated. This is shown in the broad amount of Higher Educations in diverse creative, business and science field. In the city are 2 general Universities and many 'Universities of Professional Education'. These University Institutes provides many study possibilities.
Amsterdam has the highest population in The Netherlands, with a population 799 278 (2013). It is located in the Randstad. The name Amsterdam is traced from its location on the landscaped dam in the river Amstel. Amsterdam is situated at the mouth of the Amstel river and the IJ.
Amsterdam has an area of 219.3 km2, which 165.2km2 land surface area. With a population density of 4838 people per km2, it is a fairly densely populated area by Dutch standards.
Amsterdam has a historic downtown with distinctive ring canals and various waterways. Amsterdam is also known for its attractive liberal nightlife. It is very touristy because of the canals, the Rijksmuseum, Stedelijk Museum, Van Gogh Museum, the Red Light District.
Amsterdam is a business city with a growing ICT sector. It is a city with lots of creative entrepreneurial business startups, many in ICT. Amsterdam city center is very popular with young professionals, students and expats. The cosy atmosphere with tourists and the international community make Amsterdam more fun and exitement, especially in the weekend.
It is very convenient and nice to cycle in Amsterdam due to the nice surroundings, like canals and parks. Amsterdam has bicycle friendly roads. The crowded streets and the small distances downtown makes cycling time efficient city centre transport. It is the ideal Students transport.
About 109 990 students studying in Amsterdam -->. Of these, 29 777 students study --> at University of Amsterdam and 23 588 students --> at the Free University. Around 49970 students live in Amsterdam. This is approximately 6.3% of the Amsterdam population. Amsterdam students is therefor not strongly represented in Amsterdam 'streetlife' like other cities. Amsterdam has about 17% of women aged 20-30 years. For what is pleasant for the male students.
The education institutes in Amsterdam is wide spread throughout the city.
Amsterdam University has a campus at Science Park Amsterdam location Watergraafsmeer, an establishment Roeterseiland and further buildings spread throughout the city center. Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is located at Boelelaan 1105, area Buitenveldert, near the Residential Campus Uilenstede in Amstelveen. Hogeschool van Amsterdam is spread throughout the city including at the Amstel, Weesperplein and Spuistraat.
INHolland Amsterdam / Diemen is located in nearby suburb town Diemen. Hotel School The Hague Amsterdam has an office on Jan Evertsen street 171. HES Consultancy BV (HVA Economics and Management) Fraijlemaborg 133 near Amsterdam Bijlmer Railway Station. Amsterdam School of Real Estate is located at 5 Jollemanshof North-East of Amsterdam Central train station at the Piet Hein quay. Duisenberg School of Finance can be found at the Gustav Mahler Square at 117 Amsterdam-South Railway Station. Centre for Latin American Research and Documentation can be found at Keizersgracht 395-397 in the city. University IPABO Amsterdam you can find on Jan Tooropstraat 136 in Amsterdam New West to the east of the Rembrandt and Einsteinstraat. The famous Art and Design academy, Gerrit Rietveld Academy is located at Fred Roeskestraat 96 North East of Amsterdam-Zuid Railway Station. Amsterdam School of the Arts can be found on Jodenbreestraat 3 in the city center. Hanze Hogeschool Groningen, Amsterdam, Hanzehogeschool Dansacademnie Lucia Marthas, you can find on Rustenburgerstraat 436 just south of Ceintuurbaan at area "de Pijp" also the city center.