Science Park Amsterdam is located on the east side of Amsterdam. It covers an area of 70 hectares, which is the size of 98 football pitches. The science park occupies a prominent position in the field of scientific research, IT and Life Sciences, and intends to develop into a science park of European renown. It is a place where Education, Exploring and Enterprising interact.
This juncture of prestigious education, high-quality research and knowledge-intensive business encourages its users to benefit from each other’s presence and knowledge. Science Park Amsterdam is a joint development being fronted by the University of Amsterdam (UvA), the City of Amsterdam and the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research.