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University of Amsterdam

Amsterdam, Netherlands

The University of Amsterdam (abbreviated as UvA, Universiteit van Amsterdam) is a public research university located in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The UvA is one of two large, publicly funded research universities in the city, the other being the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). Established in 1632 by municipal authorities and later renamed for the city of Amsterdam, the University of Amsterdam is the third-oldest university in the Netherlands. It is one of the largest research universities in Europe with 31,186 students, 4,794 staff, 1,340 PhD students It is the largest university in the Netherlands by enrollment. The main campus is located in central Amsterdam, with a few faculties located in adjacent boroughs. The university is organised into seven faculties: Humanities, Social and Behavioural Sciences, Economics and Business, Science, Law, Medicine, Dentistry.

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Total Publications
Lifetime
223,809
Prior Five Years
46,880
Total Citations
Lifetime
5,269,556
Prior Five Years
575,911
Total Scholars
Lifetime
33,119
Prior Five Years
11,274

Academic Institutional Ranking

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Worldwide

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66
Prior Five Years
50
National Overall (All Fields)

Netherlands

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1
Prior Five Years
1
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