SURF is the collaborative organisation for IT in Dutch education and research

Driving IT innovation in education and research together

More than 100 education and research institutions in the Netherlands work together in the SURF cooperative to fully utilise the opportunities of digitalisation. Our goal: improved and more flexible education and research.

Join the conversation on SURF Communities

SURF Communities is the inspirational website for and by education and research professionals. Together, we take innovation and IT further. Want to take the next step together with colleagues? Join the communities active in your field. Make contact with other members, share your expertise and benefit from the experiences of others.

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SURF agenda

  1. 28 May

    Sharing knowledge around practice-based research in the Netherlands is easier than ever before!

    Informative session
  2. 30 May
    De Prodentfabriek, Amersfoort

    Learn more about the latest mind-blowing opportunities in high performance computing and data technology to speed up your scientific research.

  3. 27 — 28 Jun
    Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, location Kralingse Zoom

    Get updated on current security and privacy issues in education and research on 27 and 28 June 2024. We will be guests at Hogeschool Rotterdam, location Kralingse Zoom.


Working at SURF

Working at SURF means working in an innovative organisation that plays an important role in society. Do you wish to set ambitious goals, and continue to develop your personal strengths? Then working at SURF might be just the thing for you.

Pieter aan het werk

Our colleague Pieter in the spotlight

"The diversity of work appeals to me greatly."

Read Pieter's story

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Working at SURF

Working at SURF means working in an innovative organisation with an excellent reputation; an organisation that leads the way internationally and matters socially. 

About working at SURF