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. 07 Dec
    The Royal Tropical Institute

    Explore trends and connect with other peers in HPC, AI, Machine Learning, Quantum and Data Science.

  2. 23 Jan 2024
    SURF Utrecht

    Do you engage with big data in your research in astronomy or earth observation? Or do you want to learn about innovative projects in these domains with a strong data processing component? Then join this seminar, organised by SURF and NSO, bringing together the astronomy and earth observation communities to discuss shared challenges and best practices.


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.

Eric Louisville - WorkingBij

Employee story of Eric

“I am happy that I’m in the position to contribute to the development of education and research in the Netherlands.”

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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