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Combine study and professional practice in Amsterdam

The Amsterdam Academy of Architecture is a distinguished educational institution. Year in year out, professionals and students alike have ranked our Master’s programmes as excellent. Over the years, our students have won prestigious prizes such as the Archiprix and the Prix de Rome. In brief, we have a great deal to offer you.

The Amsterdam Academy of Architecture challenges you to develop into an excellent architect, landscape designer or urbanist. Here you work in conjunction with other design disciplines in an international context. This synergy and breadth is unique to our training programmes. Our tutors are leading designers who combine their roles of designer and educator. Our students receive a thorough academic training in combination with practical experience, giving them a head start once they graduate. After obtaining the Master's title (Master of Science), you are entitled to start an independent professional practice and granted immediate admission to the Dutch register of architects, urbanists and landscape architects.

Here, you will receive all the scope you need to develop your professional skills to their fullest. From you we expect talent, motivation and great personal commitment. This approach enables us to achieve our ambitions to maintain our reputation as an internationally-renowned academy, now and in the future.

For the students and tutors of the Academy, the city of Amsterdam is a permanent laboratory for design projects. The Academy maintains strong ties with the professional community in the region, with public services, clients and project developers. Our training programmes are internationally renowned. The Academy has close connections with similar education programmes in Europe, and strives to expand and strengthen its international collaborations. We attract students from all over the world, are regularly visited by international guest lecturers and speakers, and our students are frequent participants in international excursions and projects.

Learn more about our Master's programmes and admission at www.academyofarchitecture.nl.

Contact us via 0031-205318218 or e-mail: theo.peters@ahk.nl.