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UvA Career Day (November)

Last modified on 26-05-2023
Start your career journey at the UvA Career Day. Join the inspirational talks and interactive workshops, and get your CV checked. Open to all students at the UvA.Pre-register here for the UvA Career Day 2023!
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UvA Career Day 2023

The next UvA Career Day will take place in November 2023, and is freely accessible for all UvA students. As soon as we know the exact date, it will be displayed on this page. However, you can already pre-registerExternal link; then we'll keep you updated.

The event in 2022

On Wednesday 9 November 2022, the annual Career Day was held, and took place in CREAExternal link at the Roeterseiland campus.

Among other activities, an inspirational keynote "Discover Your Purpose" was given by none other than Alexander den HeijerExternal link. Alexander is author of the book "Nothing you don't already know" and a well-known speaker. With over 203,000 followers on InstagramExternal link, he can be considered an influencer.

To give you an impression, here are various other sessions and activities that took place:

  • Career workshops: Cover letter, Networking, Finding a job, LinkedIn, Motivation, Discover what you want, Transferable skills, Storytelling, and Resilience. Are you interested in these workshops? Please check the list with Career orientation sessionsExternal link to see when you can attend them again.
  • CV checks by professional recruiters and career advisors from the UvA, RandstadExternal link, and ProjobExternal link.
  • Speed coaching: Discuss your career questions with a coach from the UvA, Randstad, and Projob.


Please fill in the pre-registration formExternal link, and we'll let you know when regular registration opens for the UvA Career Day in November 2023! Regular registration will also appear on this page in October/November 2023.