Two FSS Bachelor’s programmes among the best in their field

The Keuzegids Universiteiten 2019 has awarded the distinction of ‘Top Programme’ to Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) and the distinction of best programme within its own discipline to Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology.

11/15/2018 | 11:00 AM

VU students are very enthusiastic about the interdisciplinary Bachelor’s programme PPE. They appreciate their lecturers who give good guidance and they are positive about the practical skills they acquire. Being a ‘Top Programme’ means that PPE is among the best Bachelor’s programmes in the Netherlands
Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology gets compliments on the attainability of the programme. Students really appreciate the extent to which they acquire academic skills and skills for critical thinking.

Seven Top Programmes VU
A total of seven VU Bachelor’s programmes received the ‘Top Programme’ distinction: Biology, Earth Sciences, Econometrics and Operations Research, Greek and Latin Language and Culture, Medical Sciences, Philosophy, and PPE.

Keuzegids Universiteiten
Every year, the Netherlands Higher Education Information Centre (CHOI) publishes the Keuzegids Universiteiten, which provides information to help students find the right Bachelor’s programme. The rankings are based on the opinions students expressed in the National Student Survey (NSE), the percentage of students that continue their studies in the second year and expert views.

Get to know these Bachelor’s programmes
Philosophy, Politics and Economics
Culturele antropologie en ontwikkelingssociologie (Dutch programme)
Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology (international programme)