Talent4NL prepares international students graduated from Dutch universities to be more successful in the start of their professional career in the Netherlands!

  • Can you present your career ambitions in a three-sentence pitch?
  • Do you know how to prepare for an upcoming job interview?
  • Do you see opportunities to build and activate your network?

Let us help you to raise your chances on finding your dream job in the Netherlands! At Talent4NL we offer tailor-made cross cultural career training and coaching to gain the skills and competencies you need to enter the dutch job market successfully. Based on your background and experience we design an individual career development plan that will help you to improve your chances on finding your next professional challenge.  We are experts in higher education and we believe in the value of internationalisation. In the Netherlands we have a broad network of employers who are in need of international talent to complete their workforce.

Kick-start your career in the Netherlands during Utrecht Summer School 2018

Talent4NL offers a unique opportunity to prepare for the start of your career in the Netherlands during an intensive one-week summer course offered in July and August 2018. As an international graduate, finding a job in the Netherlands can be challenging so preparation is key! Our summer course covers all aspects of job orientation, networking, personal branding and application skills and contributes to a successful start of your career in the Netherlands!

Kick-start your career in the Netherlands Life Sciences & Health special. Date: 16 – 20 July 2018

Kick-start your career in the Netherlands 13 – 17 August 2018

About us

At Talent4NL we understand international graduates and we know their skills, expectations of the labourmarket and what makes them special for employers. We are experts in international talent and international higher education, believing in global competition and internationalization as a driver for quality and innovation. Talent4NL offers cross-cultural career coaching for international graduates to increase their chances on the Dutch job market and assists employers to attract and retain international talent.

Roos Nieuwenhuis

Roos Nieuwenhuis

Maggy Ovaa

Maggy Ovaa

Student advisory board Talent4NL

Student advisory board Talent4NL


International graduates face many challenges on the Dutch job market and often have difficulties to find a position. That is where Talent4NL steps in with tailormade cross cultural career training and coaching opportunities for international students and recent graduates to enhance their access and succes on the Dutch job market!

We know what it is like for international graduates to start a career in the Netherlands. Based on our experiences and input from many international graduates we have worked with we have designed a training and career coaching plan that covers the most important aspects of finding a job in the Netherlands. The group training covers personal branding, career ambitions, networking- and application skills but also gives insight in the dutch job market and working culture. The coaching is personal and in-depth, focussing more on your personal development and personal competences and skills.

Open training

Talent4NL offers group workshops and summer school courses  for international students or recently graduated students. We focus on personal branding, career strategies, the Dutch job market and working culture and the necessary skills in application procedures and interviews. For an optimal preparation of your career search we encourage you to take a look at our offer. We hope to see you soon in one of our training opportunities!


Personal branding
Dutch labour market

Intensive Summer School

Kick-start your career in the Netherlands July 2018
Kick-start your career in the Netherlands August 2018

Personal training and coaching

We can design an individual one-on-one programme all around your career ambitions and goals. In the intake we get to know each other and we learn more about your situation and your career orientation. Based on your orientation phase and your ambitions and needs we will suggest a career orientation plan designed for your unique situation.

Based on an intake meeting we will organise the one-on-one coaching sessions and determines the skills and competencies you will focus on to increase your chances of succes on the Dutch job market. Besides we offer continuous application and interview coaching. If you have questions or need some advise about certain vacancies and applications or if you have an interview coming up we are there for you!


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Maggy Ovaa

+31 6 20 29 72 10

Roos Nieuwenhuis

+31 6 18 74 76 89