Working at VU Amsterdam

Working at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU) means working at the most diverse university in the Netherlands. In addition to undertaking outstanding research and providing education to over 23,000 students, contributing to a better world is another of our key objectives. The emphasis is on personal development combined with societal involvement. VU Amsterdam is an environment in which over 4,500 people from different disciplines and backgrounds work together on innovations and on generating new knowledge. If you would like to know more about what it's like to work at VU Amsterdam, please take a look at our careers page:


VU Amsterdam has a wide range of positions at all levels of the organization. Would you like to find out more? Take al look at our vacancies:

The benefits of working at VU Amsterdam

VU Amsterdam offers its employees a very attractive package of employment benefits. You can choose some of these yourself in our options model. To ensure the optimum balance between work and private life, VU Amsterdam offers more leave days than the legal minimum. There is also plenty of scope for personal development, opportunities for collective insurance and a good pension for later in life.

If you would like to find out more, please take a look at our employment conditions page::