Congratulations on your graduation, and welcome to the alumni network. Whatever your next step will be, you can stay in touch with the University of Amsterdam. Take a look at the benefits and services provided to all alumni.



You are now part of the global network of more than 190,000 UvA alumni. This network can help you find work, enrich your professional network and provide opportunities to continue learning. 

News and activities 

Follow news about the University and keep abreast of interesting alumni activities in the Netherlands and around the world through the digital newsletter, social media and the alumni website. Subscribe to the English newsletter by indicating your language preference in this form.  


Find a job via the UvA Job Board and benefit from career services up to one year after graduating via UvA Student Careers Centre.


Participate in alumni events such as University Day in Amsterdam and UvA Alumni Chapter events in Beijing, London, New York, Shanghai and Saint Petersburg.


Enjoy free access to online journals through EBSCO. Or experience the many benefits of the UvA Alumni Association AUV. Members receive exclusive services and discounts at University facilities and cultural partners in Amsterdam.

AUV partners

UvA Thesis Prize

Did you receive a mark of 8.5 or higher for your Master’s thesis? Then you can join the UvA Thesis Prize competition! The UvA Thesis Prize is awarded annually to the best and most original thesis of a Master’s student. The prize is an additional reward for the university diploma and comes with a cash award: €3,000 for first place, €2,000 for second place, and €1,000 for third place. Winners of the UvA Thesis Prize will be announced during the UvA’s annual University Day.

Make a difference

Share your career experiences at the Student-Alumni Career Networking Events. Support fellow alumni with jobs, internships or advice and enable projects for students and researchers by making a donation to the Amsterdam University Fund.

Stay in touch

If you want to enjoy the benefits and services mentioned above, stay in touch and update your details! 

Published by  Bureau Alumnirelaties en Universiteitsfonds

28 November 2018