For Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS), Amsterdam is not just part of our name, it’s part of our identity. The city of Amsterdam and AUAS are intertwined in many ways: the city is our classroom.
Amsterdam is a city founded on knowledge. Beyond the AUAS and the University of Amsterdam, it is also home to many other prominent knowledge institutions, including two academic hospitals. Amsterdam consistenly ranks among the best European cities in which to live and do business.
|Inhabitants (greater Amsterdam area)||2,388,318|
|Concerts and theatrical performances/year||9,000|
|Cafés and bars||1,515|
[reference date: 2016. Source: Iamsterdam.com]