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Study PPE at VU Amsterdam | Learn how to apply Philosophy, Politics and Economics directly to public policy issues

Webinar Date

This webinar is already available on demand.

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Program Starts
September 1st 2024


Why study PPE (Philosophy, Politics & Economics) at VU Amsterdam? We were founded in 2016 as the first PPE programme on continental Europe. Our education is small-scale, intensive and truly interdisciplinary. During this 3-year Bachelor’s programme you will learn how to integrate all three disciplines and apply them directly to important societal issues.

Do you want to become a part of an active and engaged international community of students? Then you should seriously consider this programme! More than 50% of our student population is international and we offer numerous extracurricular activities.

This webinar is suited for ambitious high school students with a high GPA and a motivation to join our intensive study programme. Proof of sufficient proficiency in English and mathematics is required.

Join the webinar to find out more about our curriculum and the application process.

Tuition Fee

13510 EUR / year

Tuition Fee

4560EUR / year

You Will Learn

1 PPE programme

2 Porgramme Curriculum

3 Student life

4 Life after PPE

5 Admissions and Support

6. Q&A

Admission Requirements

• Grade point average (GPA) of ≥ 7.0 • A (VWO) pre-university diploma or equivalent with sufficient mathematics • English proficiency level: • 8 on subject English (Dutch VWO) • IELTS 7,0 (min. 6,5 for each component) • TOEFL iBT 100 (min. 22 for each subsection) • CAE (Cambridge): grade A or B IB certificate in English (HL or 7 SL). • Motivation statement • Willingness to make an active contribution • International orientation.

Admission Deadline

• Rolling admission • Final deadline NON-EU/EEA: 1 April • Final deadline EU/EEA: 1 May • Early Bird Deadline 14 February


  • Phil Robichaud

    Co-coordinator PPE (Philosophy)
  • Karin van den Heuvel

    International Student Advisor, John Stuart Mill College
  • Lieneke Blok

    International Student Advisor, John Stuart Mill College
  • Julius Grohnert

    Julius Grohnert – PPE student / KallioPPE Boardmember
  • Enora Lanz

    PPE student / KallioPPE Boardmember