Leiden University Career Zone
The Career Services offers a number of free professional career tests.
The Career Service offers a number of free professional tests (via 123 test). You can take these independently, or as part of a career advice plan. There are also a number of (free) online tests available.
Icares professional career-choice tests
In addition to the tests offered by 123test, via the Career Service you can also take free career-choice and competency tests offered by Icares Professional.
After taking a career-choice test you’ll be provided with a list of professions, accompanied by the required competencies and educational qualifications for each.
Competency tests compare your results with the competencies required for specific professions.
Do you have a disability? The Icares test offers you the possibility to link your disablility to your results and this way find out to what extent your disablity could hamper you in practising a specific function.
Requesting a career-choice test / competency test
Send an email in which you request to receive these tests to email@example.com.
You’ll receive the test via email and can take it at home, in your own time.
Discussing test results
Would you like to discuss your test results? Make an appointment with the Career Service.
Choice aid (T model)
The decision aid (T-model) can be used when making a choice between two or more possibilities. Compare for instance two different jobs, directions or companies with each other or two bachelor's or master's programmes.
Download the explanation form here:
Doubts about your study choice?
You can find more information on study (re) choice (study choice guidance, making choices and finding a new study programme) on the LU Career Zone.
Take a free study-choice test on Icares.com
VIA Strenghts Finder
Take the free strenghts finder test on https://www.viacharacter.org/survey
Would you like to discuss your test results? Make an appointment at your faculty's Career Service: