In order to apply for a Global Exchange Programme, first make sure to read thoroughly all the information on the webpage ‘Orientation’. You can continue your application by reading the information below.
Also check our FAQ for further explanation.
To apply, you must submit a completed online application via the digital world map. A complete file consists of:
With the Academic Approval Form (AAF) you obtain permission from your faculty/UvA study programme to apply for the Global Exchange Programme. Without this signed form, your application will not be processed. By means of the AAF your faculty declares that you have obtained sufficient credits to apply. For further information, see the explanation on the AAF.
You can find more information about the placement procedure on the webpage Placement.
The Office of International Student Affairs (BIS) offers several information sessions and workshops to help you choose a destination within the Global Exchange Programme and to submit your application. These information sessions and workshops are offered on multiple occasions, and are published in the Events calendar. We have also created an overview listed by theme, with a short explanation per activity, so you can determine what is most valueble for you.