Information for new master students
The time has come: you are starting your master at the Faculty of Spatial Sciences! To help you get started, you can find practical information here. This information is meant for students who are admissible (according to the Admissions office if you have an international diploma or the admission board if you have a Dutch diploma) to one of the master programmes of the Faculty of Spatial Sciences.
You have applied for a master of the Faculty of Spatial Sciences. The University of Groningen organizes a welcoming ceremony for all international students. This ceremony will take place on Thursday, August 29, 2019. You will receive an invitation from the University. The introduction of your master programme takes place in September. The dates will be announced later. You will receive more detailed information via email.
Registering for courses
You have to enroll for your courses every semester. You are automatically enrolled for your exams. You can view the registration periods for courses on the Student Portal. See the tutorial below for a guide how to enroll for your courses.
Tutorials ICT systems
In the practical links below you go to different systems and webpages for all your study information. If you are new this can be quite confusing. Please check these tutorials for the steps you have to take to follow courses and stay up to date before and during your study.
- Register for courses in ProgressWWW
- Find courses and your programme in Ocasys
- See your schedule
- Important announcements on the Student Portal
- Information in organization for master students
- Practical study information
- Location Faculty of Spatial Sciences
- More information about the Zernike Campus
- Location Campus Fryslân
- More information about Campus Fryslân and Leeuwarden
Services of the Faculty and the University
- The Student Support Desk of our faculty
- The study advisors of our faculty
- Ibn Battuta, the study association
- Pro Geo, student interest organisation
- Geo Promotion, organisation congress
- Girugten, faculty magazine
- Career Services FSS
- UG Career Services
- UG Student Support experts in study counseling (if you have problems go to the study advisor first)
- Practical information about studying at the UG
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