Study Association via

via, short for 'Vereniging Informatiewetenschappen Amsterdam' (Dutch), is the study association for Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence and Information Science at the University of Amsterdam.

Latest news

Drinks and snacks for sale again!

Floor van de Leur 2021-10-11

Good news: everyone is welcome in the Kelder again to buy drinks and snacks! You can pay with card or with your PoS account. If you don't have a PoS account yet, you can ask a board member to help you out to set one up!

To Dah Loo: October 2021

Floor van de Leur 2021-10-11

The To Dah Loo is the monthly newsletter that is posted on the doors of the toilets at Science Park 904. It is made specifically for UvA Science Students and published by the Faculty of Science in cooperation with the Faculty Student Council. The online edition for October can be found here.

In this edition you will find the first FSR 2021/2022 column, a mini interview with both the dean and vice dean, and announcements for the Master's Week and the Study Abroad Fair.

AUAS / UvA Cyber-Challenge

Floor van de Leur 2021-10-11

Do you love games or puzzles, are you an upcoming ethical hacker or just someone who simply is interested in finding vulnerabilities within networks and systems? If so, you should join the Capture The Flag Security event!

The first-ever edition of the Capture The Flag security event hosted by The Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences and the University of Amsterdam will take place this fall: The AUAS / UvA Cyber-Challenge 2021. The first round starts on October 15th and ends on October 18th, and is open to both students and employees.

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BIT Academy: Part-time IT or data teacher

Felix Hoekstra 2021-10-08

Would you like to work a day or evening per week next to your studies to help young programmers reach their full potential?

Are you a software or data expert and can't you get enough of inspiring others? Come and help BIT become the best tech educator of the Netherlands!

Apply now ->

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Virtual Career Days ASML: November 22–26

Felix Hoekstra 2021-10-05

Five days of interactive sessions with ASML engineers allows you to discover what it’s like to work at ASML with your degree. Talk to current employees about their experience with ASML, ask questions about your field of study, and see what opportunities await you.

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Travel committee is looking for new members!

Rachel de Haan 2021-09-26

Because of COVID, it has been a while since the last study trip. However it seems like in May 2022 there will finally be a study trip again! This means that we will be heading to awesome locations and do all kinds of activities there. First and foremost, we will be visiting the local university and IT companies. Additionally, some non-educational activities will be planned, such as going sightseeing and having a drink.

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First-year committee is looking for members!

Dylan Potharst 2021-09-23

Did you just start your studies and would you like to organize a cool event with a group of first-year students? Come and check out the Kickstart committee! Do you want to play laser tag at university, taste all your favorite types of beer or hitchhike to Düsseldorf? No problem for Kickstart! Together with your fellow students, you can create your own activity at via.

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Activity overview

Hitch-hiking Weekend

still 1 day
  • Sat 16 oct (10:00) - Sun 17 oct (22:00)
  • Science Park Amsterdam

It took more than long enough, but it's time for another hitchhiking weekend. We will hitchhike with teams of two people from Science Park to a city in Europe that will be announced on the day itself. After arrival it will also be possible to paint the town red in the evening and Sunday during the day, after which we will take the bus home. In addition to eternal fame, the duo that arrives first will...

  • Tuesday 19 oct 18:00 - 22:00
  • Science Park, room D1.111

The time has finally come, we are going to have a physical General Assembly!

On September 6th, board 21 was honorably discharged and board 22 was appointed. One General Assembly later, board 22 presented their policy plan and budget. However, as it was not completely finished and some improvements were deemed necessary, the policy plan was not accepted by the General Assembly and is currently being...

  • Wednesday 20 oct 19:00 - 23:59
  • Joan Muyskenweg 22, 1096 CJ Amsterdam

After the amazing Lustrum Opening event, the next event on the schedule will be: The Lustrum Poker Night! If you are either a seasoned gambler or just want to enjoy a night with drinks and games, we got something for everyone!

Next to the classic Casino games there will also be bar and snacks present in the beautiful building of our friends from Exellys! Their mission is to attract, develop and retain...

Lecture Tacstone:

in 5 days
  • Thursday 21 oct 17:00 - 18:00
  • Science Park lokaal


Do you have an idea for an activity?
Send an e-mail to the Activitycommittee.


Catena Investments

Catena zoekt front-end developer (2 dagen/week)

Catena Investments, part-time

Wij zijn per direct op zoek naar een ambitieuze front-end developer die ons team kan komen versterken voor 2 a 3 dagen in de week. Je wordt lid van een klein team bestaande uit (backend) ontwikkelaars en financiële specialisten. Met dit team zal je gaan werken aan de ontwikkeling van een fintech-toepassing genaamd “INRiSC”. INRiSC is een geautomatiseerd kredietscoring applicatie met als doel de transparantie en efficiëntie van kredietverstrekkingen te vergroten. Je hebt een solide basis van technische vaardigheden in het ontwerpen, coderen en implementeren van SaaS-applicaties.**


.NET Developer Datawarehouse

Chipsoft, full-time

Locatie: Amsterdam
Niveau: HBO / WO
Dienstverband: 40 uur per week

Werk jij als software developer het liefst met uitdagende systemen? Wil jij je steentje bijdragen aan een betere en efficiëntere zorg? Dan kun jij je bij onze vestiging in Amsterdam volledig uitleven als .NET Developer Datawarehouse.

Vereniging Informatiewetenschappen Amsterdam


Vereniging Informatiewetenschappen Amsterdam, part-time

Do you like explaining difficult concepts and do you also like helping fellow students with their courses? Then via's tutoring program might be something for you.

I&DT Software Groep

C#.NET Applicatie Ontwikkelaar Zorg ICT

I&DT Software Groep, part-time

Binnen een dynamisch Scrum team werken aan een SaaS applicatie voor de zorgsector. Gebruikersvriendelijke en proces ondersteunende software ontwikkelen van ontwerp, softwareontwikkeling tot aan eindtesten met de nieuwste technologie gestoeld op generieke en een uniek en flexibel metadata-drive databasesoftware framework.