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Finding a job in the Netherlands (1 hour) (online)

Workshop: discovering opportunities when you don’t speak Dutch

For you?

Are you orientating on starting your career in the Netherlands as a non-Dutch speaker? In this compact online workshop, you’ll be introduced to the job market in the Netherlands. An expert on career coaching for international professionals will focus on how to further your career in the Netherlands. You’ll discover which part of the job market is interested in non-Dutch speaking graduates. Also, you’ll get an idea of what a job search strategy entails and how it can be of use, and if you have to learn Dutch or not. In the end, you’ll have a better picture of how to start your job search in the Netherlands.

Dates and times

  • Wednesday, 29 September 2021, from 11:00-12:00 (online)
  • Thursday, 14 October 2021, from 15:00-16:00 (online)
  • Tuesday, 14 December 2021, from 15:00-16:00 (online)
  • Tuesday, 18 January 2022, from 15:00-16:00 (online)

Registration is possible from 70 up till 2 days in advance.

Practical information

This workshop is free of charge. You can register if you are currently studying at the UvA or if you graduated no more than 1 year ago. Shortly before your participation, you'll receive specific information about logging in, preparing, etc.

These information sessions and workshops are a nice match 

Finding a job in the Netherlands is part of a series supporting you in your career development. You can register for each separately:

Personal development and self-assessment

Are you looking for a broad orientation on who you are, what is important to you, and what you want to contribute to? These workshops will get you going post-graduation.

Do it yourself?

You can find self-assessment tests, videos, and tipsheets on successful job hunting here:


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A choice of information sessions, workshops and training courses all year round. Check the event list for an up to date overview.

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