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Humanities Lab AVS

The Humanities Lab AVS (Amsterdam Venture Studio) offers a platform for education about entrepreneurship and is aimed at staff, PhD students, students and alumni. Central to the Lab are the concepts of inspiration, innovation and impact.

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About the Humanities Lab AVS

Do you have a creative idea and are you keen on transforming it into a successful business? The Humanities Lab AVS offers a lively collaborative space that gives you room to develop your ideas and exchange them with your peers. In addition, the Lab functions as a platform for education about entrepreneurship. As such, the impact of Humanities research is increased and students enjoy additional career advancement options. 

Continous programme

The Humanities Lab AVS's continuous programme entails the following activities:

  • Coaching Business Developer
    Wednesdays and Fridays, by appointment
  • Coaching Personal Development
    By appointment

If you would like to make an appointment, please contact the Humanities Lab AVS via


Humanities Lab AVS is always on the lookout for enterprising students, alumni and staff with a background in Humanities at the UvA. If you have a great (business) idea or are looking to use your knowledge to directly create impact, please contact us: