Career advice

Walk-in hour at the faculty

Every Monday and Thursday from 12.30 - 13.30 pm for quick coaching appointments about your career planning, CV or cover letter!

Tu every Tuesday 12.30 - 13.30 Gorlaeus Laboratorium
Science Lounge (next to the library)
Th 1st Thursday of the month 12.30 - 13.30 Sylvius Laboratorium
First floor next to the stairs
2nd Thursday of the month 12.30 - 13.30 Gorlaeus Laboratorium
Atrium in the new building
3rd Thursday of the month 12.30 - 13.30 Huygens building
Central hall near the entrance

One to one appointment

Come by during our walk-in hours at the Science Faculty or call 071-5278025 for a 1-hour appointment with our career advisors about:

  • career planning and your personal profile

  • your CV and LinkedIn profile

  • job opportunities and applying for a job

  • job seeking strategies

Location Student Career Service
Plexus Student Centre, Pitsstop
Kaiserstraat 25, Leiden

Ask your question online

Please contact for short questions about careers and employability!

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: 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: 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 : 071-5278025, Plexus Student Centre

Last Modified: 14-10-2016