Our Online Open Day took place on 28 January 2022. You could find out more about studying art and design at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam. Visitors of the online platform could chat with our students, join the live presentations by our teachers, ask for portfolio advice and explore the campus virtually. 

Check the links above for more information about the departments, the facilities and the admission process

When were we online?

Friday 28 January 2022

Full-time education: 11.00-18.00 hrs CET

Part-time education (DOGtime): 14.00-19.00 hrs CET

Where was the Open Day?



Programme of 28 January 2022

Online visitors could learn all about the preparatory trajectories, the full-time and part-time bachelor's programme during their online sessions.

Did you know that the full-time bachelor’s degree programme starts with a general formative year (Basicyear), after which students can make an informed choice from no less than twelve different specialisations, the departments? During the Open Day you could get to know every department during the live presentations and Q&A’s. You could also chat with students or teachers about the educational programmes. 

These talks took place at least twice a day, there was a time schedule.


Info desk & portfolio advice

People could visit the info desk to get information about the admission process, financial matters, housing and studying in Amsterdam. Here, you could also ask for advice for preparing a portfolio as part of your application to study at the Rietveld Academie.

The Student Office was be available all day in the chat and the teachers gave portfolio advise live twice.

You can look over the full programme here

See also

This online Open Day was focused on the bachelor's degree programme. If you would like to know more about the master's degree programme, please visit the Open Day of the Sandberg Instituut on 3 February 2022: sandberg.nl/open2022

A big thanks to the design team of the Open Day 2022 campaign, it is designed by graphic design students Philippine Bordeaux and Lola Frydman

Do you want to apply for the Bachelor? Click here to read more. 


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