Being a working UT-Student is seriously great

Something that many students contemplate, or even struggle with, is deciding whether or not they should work alongside their studies. Should I focus on my classes or should I become a working student? Well, the good news is, you don’t have to choose. You can do both!

Working as a student

all student jobs & providers in an overview

Are you looking for a paid substantive student job in Enschede in which you can develop yourself? Then there are plenty of opportunities to start working at the University of Twente. For example, you can check whether your program needs a student assistant for the execution of a course or course evaluation. In addition, they are also regularly looking for students who wish to inform and enthuse new pupils about their studies during the Open Days and the Student for a Day days.

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  • Student Union
    Work for the Student Union

    The Student Union (SU) is an organisation that advocates for the interests of all UT students. The goal of the SU is to support students in getting the most out of their student time and to inspire them to achieve “More Than A Degree”. There are several teams within the SU that contribute to this goal. These teams consist out of a total of 65 enthusiastic and motivated students from varying studies, backgrounds and expertise.

    As a student employee at the Student Union, you collaboratively work towards a goal with your team. Besides this, there is space for you to work on your own projects. There is also regular contact between boards, committees and other services within the SU; including contact with the respectively relevant board members. Everyone is up to date with the recent activities in their own field, but also outside of this. It does not matter if you are part of a committee or board, everyone comes together to stand up for the students and to motivate them to get More Than A Degree. This way, you will find yourself at the core of student life.

    Go to SU vacancies
  • UTFlex (virtual job agency)
    Work as a student-assistant?

    Professors and other faculty members often require student assistants to assist them with various tasks like assisting them during lectures, practical courses, grading, etc. The content of a jobasstudent assistant is always related to education and/or research. Opening a job as student assistant is therefore only for the faculties. After all, that is where education and research take place. However, first year students cannot be employed as a student assistant! As a student you will receive an UT FLEX employment in case of a job as student assistant.

    General provisions student-assistants
  • UTFlex (virtual job agency)
    Work as an on-call worker?

    UT students may also be required to assist in other short-duration and temporary tasks for which you may be called upon on demand. Such opportunities can be found on the UT Flex 2.0 portal. The content of a job as an on-call worker has ageneral character and is notrelated to education and/or research. Opening a job as on-call worker is bothfor faculties and services. All UT-students can be employed as an on-call worker. As a student you will receive an UT FLEX employment in case of a job as an on-call worker.

    General conditions student on call-worker

UT FLEX is an UT application where supply and demand of activities for students come together.