Since 2006, tuition free education for citizens of the majority world, migrants, refugees and
Since our Foundation offers tuition-free education for those from the developing world, we always advise the applicants to study at the regular, governmental university in their respective countries. When there is no other opportunity in doing so, or you are interested our programs or support our vision and mission and you want to help, then you may apply for Foundation Academy of Amsterdam.
Foundation Academy of Amsterdam offers tuition-free education for the people from the following categories:
Residents with low income from the developing countries, and any country not mentioned in category C.
Missionaries & NGO workers with low income (worldwide)
Christians residing in countries or regions, where Christianity is limited or restricted
Minority groups in countries where they have limited or low lights, regardless religion or race.
Migrants with low income, refugees, domestic workers in any country mentioned below:
Andorra, Australia, Austria Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Bermuda Brunei, Canada, Cayman Islands, Channel Islands, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Darussalam, Denmark, Estonia, Equatorial, Guinea, Faeroe Islands, Finland, France, French Polynesia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece ,Greenland, Guam, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Kuwait Latvia Liechtenstein Luxembourg Macau, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Northern Mariana Islands, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden,Switzerland, Taiwan, Turks and Caicos Islands, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Who can study at Foundation?
Foundation Academy of Amsterdam offers alternative higher education, which is tuition-free or in some cases very low budget academic education. Foundation is established for the following persons:
1) Migrants with low incomes, domestic workers, refugees & stateless people anywhere in the world, especially in Europe who cannot attend a regular university, but they are willing to further their education in the fields of Human Rights, Global Studies and Theological Education.
2) Minorities in any society who are discriminated due to race, gender, religion or lifestyle and therefore the higher education is not accessible to them.
3) Persecuted Christians, pastors and, clergies, church workers and leaders.
4) The citizens of the Majority World (the developing world), who cannot afford to study at a state or private university,
due to high fees and heavy financial loads.
5) Those who cannot afford to study at a regular university due to financial reasons, but they are looking to further their academic education.
6) Human rights NGOs, social justice institutions can refer their members or workers (with their consent) to our Integrated Human Rights Education or Global Study programs.
Foundation Academy of Amsterdam is known for its Integrated Human Rights education and its Global Study education. Foundation's alumni are currently active in Labor Unions, NGOs, and other social movements.
7) Churches and Christian ministries who are looking for a balanced and holistic theological education to train their leaders and their pastors. Foundation has special theological programs and paths that can prepare them either for ordination or for ministry.
Do you belong to any of these groups, and you feel you are called to study with Foundation, then send the office an email
and express your interest and your motivations. Look into our programs and indicate your choice.
Send your email to
All the programs of Foundation Academy of Amsterdam are fully accredited by International Council of Higher Education . Further, Foundation is a member of various organizations.