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.

Praat mee op SURF Communities

SURF Communities is dé inspirerende website voor en door onderwijs- en onderzoeksprofessionals. Samen brengen we innovatie en ict verder. Samen met vakgenoten de volgende stap zetten? Word lid van de community's die actief zijn in jouw vakgebied. Leg contact met andere leden, deel je eigen expertise en maak gebruik van de ervaringen van anderen.

Vind jouw SURF Community

SURF agenda

  1. 20 Jun
    Spoorwegmuseum, Utrecht

    On Tuesday 20 June 2023, the next edition of the SURF Network Day will take place at the Spoorwegmuseum in Utrecht.

  2. 14 — 15 Nov
    Den Bosch

    Improving education sustainably with decisiveness: that's the focus of the SURF Education Days on 15 & 16 November 2022. Live in Den Bosch.

  3. 29 — 30 Jun

    On 29 and 30 June 2023 you can catch up on current security and privacy challenges in education and research. The conference will take place at the Utrecht University of Applied Sciences, Domstad location. We hope to meet you there!


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.

Kirsten Veelo, programmamanager innovatie

Employee story of Kirsten

“Here we have people working with a passion for content. People who are willing to help each other.”

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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