Bachelor's programmes

There are five different Bachelor's programmes currently offered by the Faculty of Social Sciences at VU Amsterdam. Please note: the Bachelor's programmes are taught primarily in Dutch.

  • Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration and Organization Science
  • Communication Science
  • Sociology

PPE however is taught in English: Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE)

At the bachelor's level, our courses are designed to help students develop strong academic research and writing skills as well as a substantive knowledge in the field of their study and a critical scientific attitude. Detailed information about the format of the Bachelor’s programmes can be found on our Dutch website.

Bachelor’s Programmes (Dutch)

Prospective students who would like to apply for one of the Bachelor's programmes in social science should contact the admissions office of the university.

Admissions, Bachelor's programmes