About ESP

The European School of Physiotherapy (ESP) offers an intense and high-quality physiotherapy programme for excellent students from all over the world! ESP is an honours programme of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS or HvA) and is recognised by The Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO) as “Small and Intensive Education”.

Our mission is to educate world-class physiotherapists and we do so by offering an intense programme, in an international classroom, with emphasis on personal contact.
ESP-globe-sticker-design-1024The ESP serves as an “extended family” that includes (prospective) students, alumni, faculty and staff.

Official Videos

Through this playlist of official video, you get all in the info presented to you in an easy and understandable fashion. From the selection procedure, until internship and post-ESP career, these video will tell it all!!


Student Videos


Interested? Motivated? Ready for an international physio adventure?

If yes, then we are looking for you! Apply now and get selected for a start in August 2020! Submit your application now as the application window is open from October 1, 2019 until January 15, 2020. 


This blog is managed by faculty and students of the European School of Physiotherapy (Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences). Our programme is intense, our students are amazing and this blog is meant to give you a feel of the athmosphere and student identity!