Skip to ContentSkip to Navigation
Over onsNieuws en agendaNieuwsberichten

Welcoming new economics and business students at the FEB!

31 August 2012

Update: Pictures

We are on the verge of the new academic year 2012-2013, which means that many new and enthusiastic students will get their first acqaintance with the Faculty of Economics and Business: The faculty introduction period has started!

All new students get a programme specific introduction. Today FEB welcomed the new students who will start their (pre)MSc programme and the students who will take an exchange programme.

Faculty Introduction Week:

As of Monday 3 September all new Bachelor Students will start their 'Faculty Introduction week'.
They will be welcomed by their programme director and study advisor and will get to know their so-called "Study Performance and Academic Attitudes (SPAA) group". This is a continuous element throughout the first year and in the Faculty Introduction Week as well.

Also on Monday, all students will attend the first lectures of their programme. In addition, practical matters will be arranged in an ICT training, a library instruction session and a book sale. On Wednesday, the study societies will present themselves in an interactive information market.

Furhtermore, numerous workshops are on offer in the Faculty Introduction Week. All students will follow a workshop with one of our many young researchers, in which they will share their passion for research with a group of first-years. EBF and its sub-associations will also give a workshop about being active next to the studies.

Finally, there will be a range of facultative workshops, from interesting games to study skills to workshops about the Dutch language and culture (especially for our international students). These workshops are given by a great number of people from inside and outside the faculty.

The FEB hopes all new students will have an interesting, useful and fun week!

More on all introduction programmes:

Last modified:04 July 2014 9.33 p.m.

More news

  • 19 September 2018

    UG Students help young students with logistics

    In the past months, pupils from various primary and secondary schools in the city of Groningen have formulated ideas for future urban logistics in cooperation with students of the University of Groningen.

  • 11 September 2018

    If online consumer switches from smartphone to PC, a purchase is imminent

    The role of the smartphone in our online shopping should not be underestimated. Many consumers begin their search on a phone or tablet, become convinced they want a product and then switch to a less mobile device (such as a PC or laptop) to make the...

  • 05 September 2018

    Breeding ground for smart technology can save people's lives

    ‘Collaboration between the Hanze University of Applied Sciences, the University of Groningen, the UMCG, and industry in the field of smart technology leads to innovation and new economic activity,’ says Hugo Velthuijsen, director of the Marion van...