Application and Admission
Graduate School of Humanities
It is now possible to apply for a Master's programme of the Graduate School of Humanities. All of our programmes start in September.
Applying for a Master's programme
Please be sure to carefully follow the steps below if you are a Master's degree-seeking student. If you only want to study one or two courses, please follow the procedure for guest students (bijvakstudenten). Students wishing to switch to a Research Master's per February need to follow the transfer procedure (overstapprocedure) by the beginning of January.
Information in Dutch
For information in Dutch or about the Dutch-taught Master's programmes, we kindly refer you to the Dutch step-by-step Application Guide, 'Toelating en inschrijving'.
Step-by-step Application Guide
Registering through Studielink
Please make sure you apply for the correct study programme name in Studielink. You can find an overview of the study programmes and their corresponding name in Studielink via the guide below.
Miss the UvA Master's Day 2016?
Read the complete Application and Admissions walkthrough we presented at the UvA Master's Day on 12 November 2016.
Before starting your studies
Prepare yourself for the start of your studies by reading through our practical information for admitted students.
If you have any further questions about the Application and Admission procedure, please do not hesitate to contact the Admissions Office of the Graduate School of Humanities.