Fees, Discounts and Scholarship

VU Graduate Winter School 2021 was a great success! Our website is currently on hold, winter school 2022 will open for applications in August. If you would like to receive a notification then please send us an e-mail or leave your details in our contact form. Did you know that we also offer a summer school? VU Amsterdam Summer School is open for registrations. Find out more! 


Students and PhD Students€600
Students, PhD students and employees at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Amsterdam UMC€500
Applications received before the 1 October (Early Bird Discount)-€50

The tuition fee includes: 

  • Application and registration
  • Exclusive course content for a limited number of participants
  • Individual/group guidance from course organiser
  • Access to all online VU facilities such as the library and online learning environments
  • A certificate of attendance after completing the course 
  • A transcript of records mentioning the grade and the obtained ECTS
  • Full support of the winter school team
  • Optional networking event and masterclass

Invoice request: 
In case you or your department wish to pay via an invoice then this is of course possible. We charge an additional administration fee of €25. Please request your invoice via graduatewinterschool@vu.nl.

VU Graduate Winter School is closed for applications. But great news: VU Amsterdam Summer School is open for registrations. Find out more!

Unfortunately the deadline for our Academic Scholarships has passed and the winners have been selected.

But for those that are interested in the course 'AI Society 4.0: from Earth to Space' we have great news! There are still scholarships available offered by Amsterdam Law & Technology Institute. Please find more information on the course page.