Exchange programme Law

Amsterdam Exchange Programme in Law

International students who are interested in going on exchange for a semester to the Amsterdam Law School of the UvA can either come through an official exchange programme, or as an independent fee-paying student.

The Amsterdam Law School offers a selection of ABA approved advanced European Union law and public international law courses at the Master's (LLM) level. These courses are taught in English by the Law faculty’s most distinguished lecturers. Classes consist of both international and Dutch students.

Student profile

The following students may enrol as exchange students:

  • Erasmus/U21 students enrolled at a university with which the Amsterdam Law School has concluded an exchange agreement;
  • Students from partner universities with which the Amsterdam Law School or the University of Amsterdam have concluded an exchange agreement;
  • Other third and fourth year (academic) law students, provided they meet all requirements.

Major international network

The Amsterdam Law School is part of a major international network of law schools.

Start and duration

Students can study in the Amsterdam Exchange Programme in Law for a period of one semester. The 20 week semesters start in September and in February.


All students in the Amsterdam Exchange Programme in Law receive a transcript stating the courses they have succesfully completed and the credits and grades obtained for these courses.

30 ECTS, one semester months
Language of instruction
Starts in
February, September

Published by  Faculty of Law