M.Sc. On Campus

Artificial Intelligence

University of Amsterdam

24 months
16060 EUR/year
2168 EUR/year
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Self-driving cars, smart cameras, surveillance systems, robotic manufacturing and machine translations: examples of how artificial intelligence has become integrated in society. In the highly competitive two-year Artificial Intelligence programme of the University of Amsterdam you will develop a solid understanding of AI and become an expert in a rapidly evolving discipline.


What does Artificial Intelligence at the UvA have to offer me?

Technical approach to AI research 

The Artificial Intelligence programme of the University of Amsterdam is a regular Master programme with strong research orientation. It has a technical and scientific approach towards AI research: mathematical AI foundations and hands-on programming make up a large part of the curriculum.

Wide range of topics in AI 

The programme covers a wide range of topics, such as Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Deep Learning, Computer Vision, Information Retrieval, Fairness and Symbolic Systems. In courses on these topics you build a solid understanding of AI.

World-renowned researchers as lecturers 

All courses are taught by world-renowned researchers who are experts in their field.  The majority of lecturers are also involved in collaborative research labs with industry players so you benefit from in-depth knowledge of AI applications in real-world situations.

Informal teaching environment

Students with many nationalities and backgrounds start the programme each year. You are encouraged to regularly present and discuss your work with your fellow students and staff members. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Machine Learning
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Deep Learning
  • Computer Vision
  • Fairness, Accountability, Confidentiality and Transparency in AI
  • Information Retrieval

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Dutch Bachelor degree in ‘Artificial Intelligence’ or ‘Computer Science’
  • A Bachelor degree from the University of Amsterdam of the ‘Bèta-Gamma’ or ‘Future Planet Studies’ programme with a major in ‘Artificial Intelligence’
  • A Dutch or foreign qualification comparable to Artificial Intelligence or Computer Science, complemented by the following requirements: Computer Science, basic programming skills, basic university level Calculus, basic university level Linear Algebra, basic university level Probability and Statistics
  • A motivation which matches the content of the Master’s programme.
  • Proficiency requirement in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16060 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 16060 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2168 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 2168 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Amsterdam

1000 - 1500 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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