International Business

Introduction day

Great that you have chosen to study at Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences. Your first day as a student International Business will be on Thursday 3 September. You are welcome at our university in Leeuwarden from 8.30 am.

The programme of the introduction day will be as follows.

8.30 am – 9 am             a warm welcome

9 am – 1 pm                 general information about the study programme, introduction and lunch*

1 pm – 5.30 pm            continuation of the programme

6 pm – 7 pm                  hot meal*

7 pm                               waving goodbye to the first-year students.

* lunch and meal offered by Van Hall Larenstein. Please fill in this form in case you have dietary requirements.

Before you come to the introduction day, we would like to ask you to watch the instructional videos on how to use our ICT systems (see below at digital facilities = Facilities) and the multimedia centre. We also ask you to do a virtual tour of our building (both under opening hours and services* = Service points and opening hours Leeuwarden).

Studying in times of corona

The start of the 2020-2021 academic year will be different as a result of the corona measures. Here you can find up-to-date information about studying at our university in times of corona.


  • General questions concerning the introduction week can be addressed to
  • Questions about the international day, first day of study, travel instructions and housing can be addressed to 
  • Questions regarding the book lists can be directly sent to the contact person of your study programme.