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Ace your job interview (2 hours)

Workshop: learn how to make a good impression and stay true to yourself

For you?

What is your motivation? What are your qualities and disadvantages – and why? What can you tell about yourself? In this online workshop, you’ll be introduced to an answer to these questions. You’ll get to challenge yourself, in a safe setting with your fellow students and a career coach. After role-playing, you’ll receive feedback and tips. These will let you engage in your interview with confidence.

Dates and times

Registration is possible from 7 weeks up to 2 days in advance.

  • Thursday, 24 September 2020 from 14:00-16:00 (online)
  • Tuesday, 17 November 2020 from 10:00-12:00 (online)

Interesse in deze voorlichting in het Nederlands?

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. After registration you will receive specific information about logging in, preparing, etc.

These information sessions and workshops are a nice match 

Ace your job interview 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?

On this page, you’ll find more information about the job interview and how you can prepare for them. You can find self-assessment tests, videos, and tipsheets on successful job hunting here:


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Man and woman talking. Back of woman in the foreground, man's face in the background.
Photo: Danielle MacInnes