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Share your experience

As alumni your knowledge and experiences are very valuable to current students. You can use your knowledge and network to help them be better prepared for the job market and improve their professional skills.

  • Join!

    UvA Bridge

    • There are several ways for you to help students and programmes and to give back to the Amsterdam Business School (ABS). Join UvA Bridge, the online alumni platform exclusively for University of Amsterdam alumni, to expand your social and professional networks and help others with your network.

    International Alumni Chapters

    • Were you an international student? You can join an International Alumni Chapters event in your home country, or become a guest speaker or co-host at those events.
  • Volunteer

    Share your experience and knowledge with (international) students and young alumni. You can become a guest speaker at one of our events or trainings:

    1. Let students solve your Business Problems with fresh ideas by joining: The Amsterdam Living Case Lab. If your company is facing a challenge or has recently solved one, consider sharing it as a business case with our students. Get in touch by sending us an email.
    2. The Summer Business Challenge (a consultancy assignment during the summer)

    If you’re interested in any of these opportunities, please let us know by filling in the following form.

  • What are the time investments?

    Wondering how much of your time these activities may take? Please refer to the table below.

    Activity

    Frequency/time of year

    Time investment

    Meet the alumni
    Be the subject of an alumni interview
    - Appear in an alumni/career video

     

    All year round

     

    1-3 hours

    Guest speaker at:
    - Professional Development weeks
    - Going Dutch
    - FuckUp Night
    - ASE NEXT! 


    October-November
    September
    February
    February

     

    3-5 hours, preparation and presentation

    Offering business cases via:
    - Summer Business Seminar
    - Amsterdam Living Case Lab


    June - August
    All year round

     

    2 - 4 hours


    Member of the (international) Advisory Board

    Once a year

    2 - 4 hours
    Internship supervisor September-December 8 - 10 hours
    Mentor/coach for a student (Social Mentor Programme/Alumni Coach café) 2 - 3 times a year 3 hours