What is your study programme?

Training, workshops, information sessions and groups

Last modified on 11-10-2022
The UvA offers you workshops, training courses, information sessions and groups to study more effectively. You can also work on the skills you need after graduation.
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What is your study programme?

Find our offer on UvA Corsizio 

Are you looking for tips on studying? Do you doubt whether you have made the right choice? Are you interested in sharpening your postgraduate skills? Or are you curious about the possibilities for psychological support or e-coaching? On UvA CorsizioExternal link, you can choose from various inspiring workshops and training courses, concise information sessions and support groups. Registration for an event is possible from 6 weeks in advance.

Study skills

Are you curious about ways to make studying more enjoyable, efficient, or effective? The sessions focused on study skills will help you on your way. Topics include smart reading and planning, processing study material, studying with a disability and tips for exams. Interested? Find the complete range of courses on UvA Corsizio/Study skillsExternal link.

Study motivation

Do your studies turn out differently than you expected? These workshops help you rediscover joy and relaxation and get more out of your studies. Themes are, for instance, boosting your motivation, the art of failure, and procrastination and planning. Interested? You can find the complete range of courses on UvA Corsizio/Study motivationExternal link

Psychological guidance

Are you dealing with issues you’re not able to resolve? Don’t worry, you are not alone. These courses help you experience less judgment and stress and more space and trust. Interested? You can find the complete range on UvA Corsizio/Psychological guidanceExternal link. There is also a Graduation support group, about which you will find information here: Graduation: support group.

Career orientation

Get support with the steps after your graduation. The focus is on self-reflection and inspiration. Interested? You can find the complete offer on UvA Corsizio/Career orientationExternal link.

Personal effectiveness

Are you interested in developing your practical skills for the time after graduation? The focus is on job applications, your CV and LinkedIn, but also on your vision of yourself as a professional. Interested? You can find the complete range of courses on UvA Corsizio/Personal effectivenessExternal link.

Study abroad

Would you like to meet other students who are interested in studying abroad? These sessions help you do so. The focus is on offering support with tackling the biggest challenges of studying abroad. Interested? You will find the complete offer on UvA Corsizio/Study abroadExternal link.

Study choice

Is studying costing you more energy than expected? Do you wonder if you're in the right place? This training helps you orientate on the best choice for you. Interested? Go to UvA Corsizio/Study choiceExternal link and choose the category 'Study choice'.

Success Strategy Sessions for first-year internationals

Once the first few weeks at the University of Amsterdam are behind you, what do you need to boost your student experience? The Succes Strategy Sessions were explicitly designed for first-year international students and will smoothly help you onboard your academic adventure.

E-coaching for time management and studying effectively 

Are you busy studying, and would you like to have more control over your time? The e-coaching programme (in Dutch) helps you with time management and studying effectively.


Training Centre Student Services

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