First steps in Amsterdam

Welcome to (the Conservatorium van) Amsterdam! CvA student Dominika will inform you about the first steps you have to take when arriving in Amsterdam as an international student.

Growing as a person and musician

CvA students Dominika and Mafalda will share their experience about growing as a person and a musician. Hopefully you will find their insights valuable.

Making friends

Making new friends: It can be exciting and fun, but also stressful at the same time. Dominika and Mafalda will talk about it from their own experiences.

Working alongside your studies

Working alongside your studies comes with loads of benefits; you earn money, gain experience, make work friends and learn new skills. But keep in mind, it also means that you have a lot more responsibilities.

Discovering Amsterdam

There is a lot to discover in Amsterdam! CvA students Mafalda and Dominika share their ‘hidden gems’ in the city.