Welkom to the Career Website!

This website of the Student Career Services is intended for Governance and Global Affairs students. Discover all the information you need on a career after your degree.

This website provides information on, for example:

  • Career orientation: Job opportunities for your degree programme, alumni profiles
  • Internships, vacancies, and vacancy websites
  • Job applications: CV guidelines, workbook Looking for a Job, career choice tests
  • Workshops and activities in the field of careers and job applications
  • Choosing a degree

Career Adviser

Faculty of Governance and Global Affairs has its own career adviser: Dianne Karkdijk.

She is currently working on launching several different initiatives, such as: this career website, workshops, training in the field of the job market and job applications, and a Career Event in the spring of 2016.

If you have ideas, wishes, or questions, please contact Dianne Karkdijk at loopbaanservice@cdh.leidenuniv.nl


CV check

One of our career advisers will check your CV for contents and form (lay-out, style) and will give you tips and advice by email.

Send an email with the (Word) attachments to:
loopbaanservice@sea.leidenuniv.nl with the header: mail-service”
You will receive an answer within 5 days.

Career test

Icares Professional provides online Career tests in English!

Please send to: loopbaanservice@sea.leidenuniv.nl the following data:

Last name
Date of birth
Study Program (and year)
Country of origin
Email address

Refer to: Icares Career test

You will receive an online invitation for the Career Test. If you want to discuss the results with a career advisor, please make an appointment : 071-527 8025, Plexus Student Centre

Last Modified: 08-12-2015