Hogeschool van Amsterdam (Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences

At the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS), students and lecturers work closely with countless industries, companies and organisations to come up with smart solutions to the challenges facing the city.

Research at the HvA always addresses a real-life world problem from the professional field, conducted in close collaboration with both professors and professionals. Applied research is a crucial component of the many educational programmes they offer. Students work alongside professors in living labs throughout the city. AUAS focuses on six priority areas for research: Amsterdam creative industries, entrepreneurship, urban education, urban management, urban technology and urban vitality.

The university consists of seven faculties, with a total of 45,797 students and 96 Bachelor’s, Master’s and Associate degree programmes. They are one of the biggest employers in the field of higher education, and in Amsterdam, with some 4,077 staff members.

Latest news: The EFL Academy

Launched in January 2021, the EFL Academy is EFL’s online learning environment, offering exclusive courses on housing-related topics for our members and associates. 

Like our webinars, the EFL Academy offers another digital knowledge-sharing platform where members and associates can deepen their housing knowledge.

Courses are exclusively for the network and many are also offered by the network. If you'd like to contribute a course to the EFL Academy, get in touch with us at info@ef-l.eu

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European Federation for Living
P.O. box 67065
1060 JB  Amsterdam
The Netherlands
e-mail: info@ef-l.eu