Excellence Association Amsterdam
the community for all students in Excellence and Honours Programs at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences.
About EVA Members
At EVA we always strive to achieve the maximum and exceed expectations. We are committed to excellence in education, personal development and social responsibility. What unites us is our passion for self-actualizing ourselves while bringing value to our societies.
We do realize that it takes time to achieve each of our goals and that is why we are strongly committed to constantly challenge ourselves and drive innovation in everything we do. In the core of our organizational philosophy lie also teamwork and diversity.
We do believe that the international network of students we are building does enhance our intellectual capacity and delivers a vast number of opportunities. Additionally, we have understood the value of networking and the benefits of longevity relationships as those stimulate the fresh flow of views and ideas.
EVA aims to grow and shape a community for excellent students, to connect all expertises, share knowledge and provide opportunities
EVAvisionHow do we see the world?
We believe that in this globalized world there is an ever increased need to collaborate across disciplines to create synergy effects and develop innovative ideas.
Higher education goes beyond what is often preached at school, preparing students professionally.
EVA is the social side of Excellence, opening possibilities outside the box of school. We are working together, celebrating together.
So above all EVA is a community. Harboring relations between like-minded people, lasting long beyond the day we graduate.
EVAmissionWhat drives us?
At EVA we embrace diversity and individual talent.
We want to give ambitious, young people with drive the chance to grow and develop.
EVA wants to create strong bonds across all disciplines to create a community of fun, commitment, inspiration and challenge.
EVA is a learning organization. We build upon the knowledge, creativity and expertise of each individual and want to create a network in which we can all learn from each other.
Profile of an Excellent Student
It is useful to create a profile of what an Excellence student is in order to communicate what is expected of students in the Honours Programme and in order to establish assessment requirements. The aspects of the profile describe both the raw talent that the student displays and the direction in which the student can develop his/her talent. The assessment criteria are as follows: