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Applying for a job: online applications

Last modified on 09-09-2022
More and more often, applicants are being asked to apply for a job online. On this page, you will learn how to complete an online application process as effectively as possible.
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In an online job application process, you will be asked either to make a video to present yourself or to take part in a virtual interview with the employer, held online via Teams or Zoom. Careers coach Elisa Ng explains how to apply for a job with confidence.

Four tips for your job application video

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Technical tips for a professional video

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How do you create a personal ‘click’ when applying online?

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Help with online applications

Do you have questions or doubts about making an application video of your own? Or would you like to practise for your online job interview? In that case, contact the career advisers at the UvA Student Careers CentreExternal link.

Attending a workshop

To identify your motivation for a particular job or to learn the best tips for presenting yourself during the job application process, you can take part in the ‘Conducting a successful job interview’

workshop. This workshop is free of charge for students and new alumni who graduated less than one year ago. You can sign upExternal link online in advance.