Welcome to your Master’s programme!

During the orientation you will meet your fellow students and future lecturers, and get acquainted with the study programme itself. You will also receive information on practical matters needed during your studies.

See you during the Orientation Week!

Last updated: 6 September 2021

Here you can find the most recent version of the programme inclusive all activities by the Student Association Helix.

The groups are made based on your last name, so please look carefully in which group you are. If there is a programme part offered online, you need to log into Microsoft Teams with your students.uu.nl email address. Here you can find a manual how to install Teams.

Group 1: Aa- Qi
Group 2:  Qi-Za

Monday 6 September 2021

Time Activity Organizer Location
13:15 - 14:45 Welcome Programme leader Simona Negro
Study Association Helix
ANDRO C101 (Group 1)
BOL 1.051 (Group 2)
15:00 - 18:00 Company workshops Study Association Helix BBG - 119
BBG - 179
BBG - 115
BOL - 0.202
BOL - 1.055

Tuesday 7 September 2021

Time Activity Organizer Location
10:30 - 11:30 Lecture Scientific Integrity Jarno Hoekman Online
14:00 - 15:00 Lecture Scientific Integrity workshop Simona Negro BOL - 2.050
BOL - 2.110
BOL - 1.049

Wednesday 8 September 2021

Time Activity Organizer Location
10:00 - 11:30 Career Orientation Career Services Online
14:30 - 15:30 Alumni presentations Simona Negro Ruppert Rood (Group 1)
Ruppert 119 (Group 2)
15:30 - 19:00 Company fair Study Association Helix BOL - 1.051
BOL - 1.055
BOL - 1.082
BOL - 0.202

Thursday 9 September 2021

Time Activity Organizer Location
9:00 - 12:45 Course: Innovation Management Giovanna Capponi Online
13:15 - 17:00 Course: Technologies for Sustainability Jesus Rosales Carreon BOL 0.204*

* Please check MyTimetable for the latest update about the rooms and times for the courses.

Building locations

BOL: Bolognalaan, Bolognalaan 101
BBG: Buys Ballotgebouw, entrance via Victor J. Koningsbergergebouw, Budapestlaan 4a-b
ANDRO: Androclusgebouw, Yalelaan 1
Ruppert: Marinus Ruppertgebouw, Leuvenlaan 21

You will find information about your study programme, studying at Utrecht University and so forth on this Sustainable Business and Innovation students website. TIP: bookmark this page!

  • Read more about the content of your study programme, such as your compulsory and elective courses.
  • You will be automatically registered for your courses for the first period only. After this you have to arrange the course registration yourself.
  • Your course schedule will be available four weeks before your courses begin. Also see the academic calendar.
  • Study materials -such as books and readers- can be ordered online.
  • You will need to use your own laptop for computer practicals during your studies. You can also use it for other classes. There are specifications that your laptop needs to meet. 
  • Your Solis-id is your username for most university IT facilities (Blackboard, OSIRIS, WiFi, printing). You will receive your login details shortly before the beginning of your programme by email.
  • Students must apply for the introduction week through Helix

All practical matters will be addressed during the first week of your programme.

As an international student there are certain things you have to arrange when coming to Utrecht University, such as finding accommodation, paying your fee(s) and other practical matters. To help you on your way we have a special ‘Welcome to Utrecht’- webpage with:

Make sure to come to the general orientation for international students of Utrecht University on Wednesday 1, Thursday 2 and Friday 3 September 2021. Don’t forget to sign up on our special ‘Welcome to Utrecht’-webpage.

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It is also possible to participate in the Utrecht Introduction Time (UIT) week. This will take place from 16 - 18 August 2021. It is a general city introduction open to anyone who is going to study in Utrecht. Here you can meet students of Utrecht University (UU), University of Applied Sciences Utrecht (HU), University of the Arts Utrecht (HKU) and University of Humanistic Studies (UvH) among others. But also get to know all the student organisations that Utrecht has and of course the city itself. Do you wish to join? Then register on time!