Introductory activities

Introductory activities

The official programme introduction of the English-language Pre-Master programme 2016-2017 will take place on Thursday, 25 August, 2016.

Time: The Programme Introduction will be held from 13:30 - 17:00

Location: Mandeville (T) building, 3rd floor, room T3-24 (see for details: campus map)

At this programme introduction:

  • You will receive your course schedule and booklist.
  • You will receive information about the communication and information systems used in the IBA programme.
  • You will receive information about the curriculum.
  • A campus tour will be organized to give you the opportunity to get to know the campus.
  • At 16:30 drinks will be served to get to know your fellow pre-master students

If you are not able to attend the mandatory kick-off then please inform Chantal de Groot, the Programme Manager of the English language Pre-Master programme, by sending an email to

Erasmus University Rotterdam information for new students

For an overview of all of the welcome activities planned for new students at the EUR and also lots of helpful information about student life, university facilities, and life in Rotterdam please check out the Erasmus University Rotterdam’s official welcome page: 

STAR Introduction Day

STAR is the study association of RSM Erasmus University. They organize all kinds of activities for their members, such as study trips, company visits, social drinks, book sales, etc. STAR has a designated pre-master committee that organises several events throughout the year especially for pre-master students. At the beginning of the academic year, they organise an Introduction Day for new Pre-Master students in the Dutch and English-language programmes.

The STAR Premaster Introduction Day will give you the opportunity to get to know your fellow Premaster students during activities and parties. You will also have the chance to ask us everything you would like to know about Rotterdam, your studies and RSM STAR. The exact date for this event is not known yet. Keep updated by checking the website.

Eurekaweek 2016

The Eurekaweek is organised from 15 August to 18 August 2016. During this week students are introduced to campus life at Erasmus University and to student life in Rotterdam. There will be presentations from all the University’s student associations, bars and restaurants will be visited and it is possible to spend the night in student houses in Rotterdam. For more information: