Programme for Winter Kick-In 2020

On this page you can preview the activities of the Kick-In. By default we only show the activities of a single programme, but it is possible to register for multiple programmes. When logged in and applying for the Kick-In, we show you exactly for which programmes you can apply. After application we also provide an personal programme for you.

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Program activities

Time Activity
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Registration
Registration for the new students willing to participate in the Winter Kick-In programme. The registration for the Winter Kick-In will take place from 15:30 until 18:00h at the Zilverling (Building 11: Hallenweg 19, Enschede) Don't forget to print your E-ticket!
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Welcome Games
Get to know your fellow students while waiting for the central opening
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Central Opening
The president of the Kick-In Committee, the board of the Student Union and the rector magnificus of the University of Twente will welcome all students to the University of Twente.
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Welcome Dinner
Pizza dinner
8:00 PM - 8:30 PM Group Photo
Group photo with all the students
8:30 PM - 9:30 PM Think Tank
A small Thnk Tank on a topic concerning sustainability!
10:00 PM - 12:00 AM Pubquiz & Drinks @Vestingbar
Pubquiz and Drinks
Time Activity
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM ESN Campus Tour
Explore the campus together with guides from the Erasmus Student Network
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM Facility Market
Highly recommended, during this market a lot of information can be gathered by visiting different stands.
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Campus Market
Discover the many sports and culture associations the University of Twente has to offer during this market.
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Food Fair
Taste food from different cultures.
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM Concordia Movie Night
Join us after the food fair to watch a movie and relax!
Time Activity
12:00 AM - 11:55 PM Faculty Day
No Kick-In activities
Time Activity
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM Ice Skating
Take all your friends to the IJsbaan Twente for ice skating! Note that you will need a ticket for this. Tickets can be bought at the Facility Market
Time Activity
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Analog & Digital Gaming Night
Come play some video games or old school board games in the Bastille. Besides that you can play pool for free!
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7:30 PM - 10:00 PM Karaoke
Sing your best song in the karaoke!
10:00 PM - 3:00 AM Open Party @ Aspen Valley
Dance the night away in the Open Party in Aspen Valley
Time Activity
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM Sing Along Cantus
Discover what a real Dutch cantus is like (English activity)
Time Activity
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch
Visit a typical student location of an association in the Pakkerij and enjoy a lunch!
1:30 PM - 5:30 PM Scavenger hunt
In the citycenter a scavenger hunt will take place. Who will get the most points?
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Dish of the Day
In the city center, you will enjoy a nice meal at Fellini!
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Merengue/Salsa Dance Workshop
Show your smooth hips during this Merengue Dance workshop
9:00 PM - 1:00 AM La VOZ Brazilian Carnival Party @ Rico Latino
Imagine yourself in a Brazilian atmosphere at the Carnival Party, complete with dancers
Final activities
Draft activities

Programme information

The Winter Kick-In is intended for all (pre-)master and exchange students starting their studies in February. During this week you will get to know your fellow students and the possibilities of studying in Enschede. Beside this, you will join a lot of fun activities!