ISN Amsterdam Summer Introduction Week will take place from the 22nd to the 25th of August 2017! You are coming to Amsterdam for your exchange. A lovely city with a rich history, culture and traditions. What better way to discover all of this during your own Introduction Week! Four intensive days will lay the foundation for your entire stay. You will get to know Amsterdam and its universities, make good friends, and go to exciting parties!

Keep an eye on our website and our facebook page! 

We've almost finished program for this summer, underneath you can find our preliminary program which might be subject to change:


Officical Welcome UvA & AUAS

Meet your coaches!

A Canal Cruise through Amsterdam

BBQ and Party at the Undercurrent in Amsterdam-Noord



Workshops and Crash Courses Dutch

Scavenger Hunt to get to know the beautiful city of Amsterdam

Dinner at the downtown UvA campus

Bar night at ISN's favorite bars


A day to sleep in a little

Visit the Artis Zoo and Speeddating in the park

Global Dinner (everyone brings some food from their own country), we'll make sure to have some food ready for you as well

At the same location we'll have a Democracy on the Dancefloor themed party! You decide what kind of music the DJ plays 



Sportsday at Amsterdam Sciencepark (where you'll also pick up your final party ticket) 

Final Party of the Introduction Week at the Melkweg.


For a glimpse of our previous introduction weeks take a look at the video below!



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How to register for the Summer Introduction Week 2017? You will receive an email from your University (University of Amsterdam or University of Applied Sciences Amsterdam (aka HvA)), if you have not received an email HvA/AUAS students can send an email to their international office to sign them up, UvA students can let us know at

* The ISN Introduction Week is specifically aimed at students who are on Exchange during their bachelor, therefore only these students receive emails from us. Full degree bachelor and master students have a specific introduction of their own (Intreeweek & Master Introduction). However, if you wish to participate in the ISN Introduction Week anyway, please send us an email (with your student number) and we might be able to sign you up anyway. 

*If something is unclear or if you have any further questions, just send us an email:



ISN Amsterdam, the UvA and/or the HvA/AUAS are in no way responsible for students participating in the ISN Amsterdam introduction week. All students agree to participate in the introduction activities at their own risk.

In case you decide not to participate in the ISN Introduction Week after your registration, please note that a refund is not possible. Registration is strictly personal and it is not possible to resell tickets or make use of someone else’s place.