This introduction page is not up to date yet. The dates of the upcoming introduction period of the GST are:

  • Startweek Internship/Job – Monday 31  January till Thursday 3 February.

  • Start Day First-degree module - Tuesday 1 February.

  • Opening Session - first week(s) of the semester. The days/times are not yet known.

Check the Intro GST Flowchart (pdf, in Dutch) to see in which introduction you have to participate.

Check the Intro GST flowchart (pdf, in Dutch) to see in which orientation period you have to participate.

Startweek Internship/Job

The Startweek Intership/Job will take place from Monday August 23 to Thursday August 26, 2021. The orientation programme consists of a general part and a school-subject-specific part.

Check the most up-to-date programme of the Startweek Intership/Job (pdf, in Dutch) .

PLEASE NOTE: the programme may be subject to modifications. Check this website regularly, since there can be last minute changes in the programme. To see your planned courses, always check your education programme via MyTimetable. Please note that the schedule for the Startweek will not be available via MyTimetable.

Opening session TSEC Research & Development track

The opening session will take place on Tuesday morning, September 7th, 2021. During the opening session and other introductory activities, you will learn more about the programme, you will meet your fellow students and get acquainted with the tutor(s). Detailed information will follow soon.


The study schedules for Period 1 will be available from late July/early August. Please use MyTimetable to view your personal schedule. (Note that the schedule of the Startweek Internship/Job is only available here on this website and will not be published via MyTimetable!).

There are various aspects to the courses, such as lectures (sometimes including practical and instruction classes) and working groups. The lectures are the same for everyone, but the working groups vary per person.

Find more information on your study schedule on the Science Education and Communication students website.

Introduction letters

Introduction letters of the two year Master´s programme Science Education and Communication (SEC):