Welcome to the Faculty of Geosciences at Utrecht University!

The Faculty of Geosciences and EGEA (International Students Association) invite you to our orientation programme beginning Friday 2 February 13.30 CET. The programme provides you with basic information on what you need to get started with your studies at Utrecht University. Attendance is mandatory. Classes will begin on 5 February.

Location: Buys Ballot Building (BBG) room 001

Orientation programme Geosciences

  • 13.30 – 14.00 Faculty introduction, practical matters by Mirjam van Deutekom
  • 14.00 – 14.10 Introduction EGEA
  • 14.15 – 14.30 Making groups and meet your mentor/guide who will show you the Uithof
  • 14.30 – 16.30 Tour around the Uithof (including pancakes), Mirjam will sign documents in the EGEA room
  • 16.30 – 18.30 Free time: drink something with your group in the city centre/go home
  • 18.30 – 20.00 Dinner in one of Utrecht’s cafés (approximately 10 euro) subscribe at EGEA room during the tour
  • 20.00 - ….. Pubcrawl

Other orientation programmes

The general Orientation Day for all international students of Utrecht University is on Saturday 3 February.

There are also orientation programmes for Bachelor´s and Master´s programmes.