Travelers are voting Vrije Universiteit and The Hague University as the best universities in Amsterdam. There are 1 university in Utrechtse Heuvelrug a city just 30 km from Amsterdam and 3 universities in Lansingerland which is 30 km distant. The most popular of these are Vrije Universiteit in Utrechtse Heuvelrug and Erasmus University in Lansingerland. You can find 1 university in North Holland and 4 universities in the country of Netherlands. Vrije Universiteit is the top pick in Netherlands. Want more? Check out our map of universities in Amsterdam.