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UvA Career Skills Week (February)

Last modified on 02-08-2022
Acquire work skills and meet employers at the UvA Career Skills Week. This event takes place annually in February. All students at the UvA are welcome.
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Do you know what you will be doing in your first job? Are you interested to know what skills are top priority in your industry these days and in the future? During the Career Skills Week you can immerse yourself in today’s workplace.

  • Workshops by professionals from different sectors about relevant skills in the workplace (e.g. Improving healthcare with Extended Reality, Nationaal Energietraineeship (in Dutch), Design Thinking: from problem to functioning, How to start your own business, Consultancy skills, Working for the EU, Working at a content agency (in Dutch), and much more)
  • Career workshops about CV, LinkedIn, Cover letter and Networking
  • Feedback on your CV, from a recruiter
  • Personal career advice

Not sure which direction you want to go after your studies? Be inspired by the participating companies, or sign up for a personal career consultation.

Get an impression of one of the previous editions

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You can (pre-)register for the UvA Career Skills Week from December onwards via this website.

Organisation

The UvA Career Skills Week is organised by the UvA Student Careers Centre.

Contact

Student Careers Centre

Study choice and career advisers at the Student Careers Centre offer guidance in making choices at key moments in your academic career. Book an appointment, drop in during our online consultation hours or send us an email.

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