What is your study programme?

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Last modified on 18-01-2023
Do you already know what you want to do after you graduate? The UvA will be happy to help you explore the possibilities.
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What is your study programme?
  • Career counsellingDo you want to start with your career and labour market orientation? Discuss your questions, doubts and plans with a career counsellor.
  • Working after graduation: how to go about finding a jobWill you be graduating soon and do you want to work after your studies? If you are not sure how to go about this, you will find some steps below that will help you find a job.
  • Future perspectives after your studiesAs a student, you do not always have a clear picture of your options on the job market. Read how to orientate on your future prospects and who you can talk to about your career options.
  • UvA Student Careers CentreThe Student Careers Centre is here to help with your career development. You can contact us to discuss your options, ambitions and doubts at any time during your studies. Take part in one of our events, have your CV checked, get personal advice from a career adviser or read our online tips for shaping your career. You can make use of our services for up to a year after graduation.
  • Applying for a jobOnce you have completed your degree, or if you want to gain work experience before graduation, you will need to apply for jobs. The UvA Student Careers Centre is happy to help you with this. From your preparation to submitting your application and the actual job interview. Use our tips to get started on your own or take part in a workshop or training course.
  • Vacancies and the UvA Job BoardThere are a number of places you can look for jobs, part-time jobs and internships.
  • EntrepreneurshipAre you considering entrepreneurship? Here you can discover if entrepreneurship is the way forward for you and how you can further develop this during your studies.
  • Becoming a teacherAre you thinking about becoming a teacher in secondary or primary education? The UvA offers various possibilities.
  • Obtaining a doctorateExternal linkInterested in academia? Doctoral students will encounter an attractive research environment at the UvA.