Open Days

We will organise several online open days in late 2023, and the on-site open day in January 2024.

> 12 & 14 December 2023: Online Q&As with Student Affairs. About practical issues such as the admission procedure, your visa application and accommodation.

> 26 January 2024: OPEN DAY. Come to the academy and learn about the educational programmes!


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Online Q&A's met Studentenzaken

What: online Q&A about practical matters like the admission procedure

Where: Online

When: 12 December 2023, 14:00 hrs CET

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What: online Q&A about practical matters like the visum application procedure and housing

When: 14 December 2023, 14:00 hrs CET

Where: Online

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What: Open Day in all the academy buildings

Where: Fred. Roeskestraat 96, Amsterdam

When: Friday 26 January 2024, 10:00-17:00 hrs CET

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Are you considering studying at an art academy? Come to the Rietveld Academie's Open Day and find out if our Bachelor's programme is right for you. The Open Day is the perfect time to wander around our buildings and take a look at all the workshops, classrooms and various preparatory courses. During the Open Day there will be a variety of presentations and demonstrations. You can also take part in tours led by our students. The full programme with times and locations will be available on our website from mid-January.


Goedemorgen Gerrit

What: online open day about the preparatory courses and the first year

Where: Online

When: 11 November 2023, 10:30-12:30 hrs CET

'Goedemorgen Gerrit' is an online open day in Dutch on 11 November 2023. This information morning is the perfect opportunity to find out more about the first year of the bachelor programme and preparatory courses. Ask your questions to lecturers, talk to students about their experiences, and follow the digital tour of the academy buildings. Furthermore, you will get information about the application procedure and you can get tips for your portfolio. All talks are in Dutch.

*please note that this information session is in Dutch only. We advise our English speaking guests to visit one of the other (online) open days.

Do you want to apply for the Bachelor?

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The admission procedure for the Gerrit Rietveld Academie consists of two rounds. The first round is consultation interview. From 1 November 2023 onwards you can book an appointment for this consultation interview. Our regular online interviews run from November 2023 until mid-February 2024. After a positive assessment of your portfolio in the first admission round, you pass on to the second admission round: the entrance examination. You can read more about the admission procedure at

The Open Day in January is about the bachelor's programme. Are you interested in the master's programme? Then come to the Sandberg Instituut's Open Day in February

Would you like to know more about the academy before your visit? Have a look at our brochure.