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About the Collective Agreement for Universities of Applied Sciences (CA)

HKU University of the Arts Utrecht wants to be the kind of place you love to work. This means providing modern, attractive conditions of employment.


These conditions are set out in the Collective Agreement for Universities of Applied Sciences (CA) which deals with employees' rights and obligations, terms of employment contracts, salaries, work times, holidays, personnel policy, pensions and social security, reorganisations and termination of employment.

Current Collective Agreement (2018-2020)

English (pdf)
Dutch (pdf)

Association of Universities of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands

The Association of Universities of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands (Vereniging Hogescholen, VH) acts as employer on behalf of the 37 affiliated universities of applied sciences with regards to the CA. The VH consults with national employees organisations and trade unions over conditions of work, work and leave and social security on behalf of the 41,000 employees of universities of applied sciences in the Netherlands.