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How do I find a job or internship in the Netherlands?

Are you looking for an internship or job and wondering where to start?

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The path to a to a (new) career is different for everyone. What phase are you in? What steps do you still need to take? Click on the buttons above for advice from the Tilburg University career advisors!

How do I find a job or internship in the Netherlands?

Some practical tips

  1. LinkedIn is a great place to start. Follow interesting companies, join groups, look through the vacancies, and connect with recruiters and alumni!
  2. Grab a cup of coffee with an alumnus to ask questions, receive useful advice, and learn from their experiences. Tilburg University Alumni Mentor Program  offers you this great opportunity!
  3. Visit career events organized by Student Career Services, your study association, or interesting companies. The Career Portal offers a nice overview of events where you can start orientating and build your network.
  4.  Check out the Tilburg University LinkedIn page and connect with alumni who have an interesting profile to ask for tips & advice.
  5. Use the connections in your personal network for help. Ask if they have a suitable job or internships available or know other people who could help you.
  6. Look up vacancies and company profiles on the Tilburg University Career Portal, LinkedIn or commercial jobboards. Check our Internship page for an overview of useful websites to find an internship.

Need help?

Please ask Student Career Services for advice.