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Welcoming events

for newly arrived international philosophy students

Congratulations on having been admitted to one of our philosophy programmes, and thank you for registering with us!

We hope to welcome you in Groningen end of August, both for the University of Groningen Welcome Ceremony and for the Faculty of Philosophy introduction event on Thursday morning 29 August 2019 at 10:00 (i.e. prior to the UG Welcoming Ceremony). Our Handbook for International philosophy students will be sent to you via email and handed out on the Faculty introduction event. You will meet your fellow students, our international officer and your student mentors.

Academic year 2019-2020 introduction activities

  • 26th and 27th August: UG pick-up service (Movin' to Groningen) at Schiphol Amsterdam Airport (sign-up required)
  • 28th August: Immigration Day (for non-EU/EEA students)
  • 29st August: Faculty of Philosophy Introduction event for international students (10.00 – 12.30 h, room Beta)
  • 29th August: UG Welcoming Ceremony (from 13.00 h) + party
  • 2nd September: Start of the academic year 2019-20
  • 4th September: Faculty of Philosophy opening of the academic year celebration (+ barbecue)

Please see our webpage for study information once your programme starts.

Last modified:02 July 2019 3.59 p.m.