ESN Amsterdam offers several programs to ensure that everyone has the best time while studying abroad. 

Buddy Program

Through the buddy program you can make new friends and have the opportunity to get to know Amsterdam with a local. 

You can sign-up as an international or local buddy. 

Language exchange

Did you always want to learn a specific language? Get matched with a native speaker through this program!

Dutch lessons

Would you like to make the best out of your time in the Netherlands and learn the Dutch language?


We believe in giving back to our community, which is why we regularly organize volunteering events, such as park clean-ups. 

Erasmus in schools

Help high school students to understand the importance of internationalisation. 

Introduction week

Start your experience in Amsterdam the best way possible! The introduction week is full of activities that will help you understand the Dutch culture and you will meet your friends for life!