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Throughout the year, Student counsellors of the UvA offer workshops and training courses in study skills for international students.

The workshops study skills for 2019-2020 have ended. Nevertheless, we can still do something for you this academic year.

Studying from home has an impact on your focus, relaxation and concentration. For questions about studying at home, you can therefore visit Here you will find tips and information about whom you can contact at the UvA if you have any questions or concerns about continuing your studies. The study advisors are available and there are chat sessions with other students in which you discuss your situation in a small group, moderated by a student counsellor. You can also talk to the student psychologists.

We have good tips and advice about studying successfully.

If you have a question about the workshops and training study skills, you can send a personal email to student counsellor

Overview 2019-2020

Below you will find the Dutch-language workshops and training courses offered by the student counsellors in 2019-2020. The overview for 2020-2021 can be found here as of 1 September 2020 (and possibly a week earlier).

Short weekly workshops (every two months)

Monthly workshops

Occasional workshops

Groups and workshops in Dutch

We also offer groups and trainings in Dutch for students who are Dutch or who have sufficient command of the Dutch language.