The Boardroom

High-level masterclasses

High-level masterclasses by prominent VU alumni

What does a day in the life of a corporate executive, athlete or diplomat look like? Which skills can they teach you to help you develop a fulfilling career? Apply to one of the 20 positions in The Boardroom and learn from inspiring professionals

• Join an inspiring programme of 10 high-level masterclasses
• Meet VU alumni working in different organizations and companies
• Build skills that are not part of your ordinary curriculum
• Work on a project with fellow students
• Be part of an exclusive network of former boardroom members and alumni speakers

Read experiences by former boardroom members.


In order to join The Boardroom you need to apply. A committee selects 20 students invited to join the programme. The programme runs from October 2017 to June 2018. Read more information on how to apply.


Each of the 10 masterclasses takes 3 hours (in the evening). Sometimes you will be asked to prepare a (small) assignment. In 5 project sessions and in your own time you will work on a project.


The Boardroom is open to English speakers.


For more information, mail to Sake Slootweg ( or Nynke van der Hem (