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Join a Committee

the most fun way to develop yourself!

Aureus is hiring again! Apply now and get the most out of yourself! 

‘The unique opportunity to work on your resume while enjoying the student life’

By joining one of our committees you will have a year full of experiences, both socially and professionally. This is what we offer you:

  • Experience in organizing events
  • An extensive professional network
  • Development on personal, professional and team level
  • Free training and coaching
  • Great new friends and stories
  • Teambuilding activities
  • Practical and professional skills

Which committees are available?

The Aureus committees are divided into four different levels: bronze, silver, silver + and gold.

Bronze committees are excellent for your first committee experience. These committees take about 3-5 hours per week and are available for first and second year bachelor students. The committees which have a bronze workload are: Almanak, Sports committee, Introduction, Juniors BK, Juniors EBE, Juniors IBA, Internal events.

Silver committees take on average 6-8 hours per week. These committees are more challenging and are available for first, second and third year bachelor students. The committees which have a silver workload are: Business Experience Days, Commercial Team, Marketing Team, FEWEB Training Days and the Master Clubs (only for master students).

Silver +:
Silver + committees are more challenging and require more responsibility. These committees take 8-15 hours per week. Silver committees are available for third year bachelor students, premaster  and master students. The committees which have a silver plus workload are: Aureus Business Month, FEWEB Masterday, Speaker Series, Student Business Battle.

Gold committees are on the top level of the committee pyramid. These committees will take more than 15 hours per week. These committees are available for third year bachelor students, premaster and master students. Examples of golden committees are: Amsterdam Research Project, Graduates Development Program, Amsterdamse Carrière Dagen.

Need more information?

Ready to apply?

Do you have any questions regarding the recruitment and selection? Please send your question to or visit the Aureus Rooms. You can find us on the 8th floor of the main building of the VU (HG-8A32).