Programme for Master Kick-In - General programme

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
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM [Online] Central opening MSc
The Kick-In starts in a spectacular way with a dazzling online opening show!
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM Get Together
Meet your mentor group: the people you will enjoy your Kick-In with! Get together safely or get in touch online.
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM [Online] Kick-In TV
During Kick-In TV you will be updated about all the ins and outs on the Kick-In and student life in Enschede. See you there!
8:30 PM - 10:00 PM [Online] Choose Sides
During this fun and funny game show (based on the SBS program Echt Waar?) You and your do-group will have to find out which stories about student life in Enschede are unbelievable truths or just credible lies.
10:00 PM - 12:00 AM [Online] Aspen Valley Live DJ
In collaboration with Aspen Valley we will host an online DJ live stream for your do-group to enjoy on your first night together.
Time Activity
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM [Online] Facility Market
During the online Facility Market webinar, various organizations will be present to help international students handle all kinds of administrative matters. You can watch a Webinar or ask questions about all kinds of stuff. This activity is not mandatory, but highly recommended for international students. More information and registration for the Facility Market can be found here: https://www.utwente.nl/facility-market
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM [Physical] Campus Tours (Thu)
During a tour on the green campus of the UT you will hear a lot of stories about everything happening on campus and the active student life of Enschede! Enjoy a Subway sandwich during the tour and receive your participants bag!
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM [Physical] City Tours (Thu)
Discover the city centre of Enschede!
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM [Physical] Workshops (Thu)
Time to discover the many sports-, world- and performing arts associations! Reserve a spot for one of the many workshops together with your group, there is something to do for everyone!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM [Online] Sport Workshops
During the many online sports workshops you can take a look at what the different sport associations have to offer. Maybe you will find a new talent!
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM [Online] Sport Info Market
Talk to the many sports associations of the University of Twente and find out which association fits you the best!
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM [Online] Kick-In TV
During Kick-In TV you will be updated about all the ins and outs on the Kick-In and student life in Enschede! See you there!
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM [Physical] Foodtruck Drive Through Dinner (Thu)
Ride by the Twentsche Foodhal on your bike and enjoy a nice drive through world cuisine dinner!
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM [Physical] BBQ (Thu)
Come to the campus to enjoy a nice BBQ with your fellow students!
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM [Online] AEGEE Pubquiz
Do you remember the most odd facts? Are you outstanding in quizes? Then this is the activity for you! Join student association AEGEE in their pubquiz!
10:00 PM - 12:00 AM [Online] Audentis rooftop session
From 20:00 to 22:00 Club24 will provide you with the greatest hits and songs live in your living room. There will be a beautiful view over Enschede and meanwhile you can enjoy freshly made cocktails right at your doorstep!
10:15 PM - 12:00 AM [Physical] Silent Disco (Thu)
Show off your dance skills during the Silent Disco: a corona-proof party!
Time Activity
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM [Physical] Campus Tours (Fri)
During a tour on the green campus of the UT you will hear a lot of stories about everything happening on campus and the active student life of Enschede! Enjoy a Subway sandwich during the tour and receive your participants bag!
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM [Physical] Workshops (Fri)
Time to discover the many sports-, world- and performing arts associations! Reserve a spot for one of the many workshops together with your group, there is something to do for everyone!
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM [Physical] City Tours (Fri)
Discover the city centre of Enschede!
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM [Online] Facility Market
During the online Facility Market Workshops, various organizations will be present to help international students handle all kinds of administrative matters. You can join the different workshops that help you starting up your life in the Netherlands and Enschede. This activity is not mandatory, but highly recommended for international students. More information and registration for the event can be found here: https://www.utwente.nl/facility-market
1:45 PM - 5:15 PM [Physical] A Taste of Entrepreneurship by Novel-T
Novel-T helps new companies to start and existing companies to keep innovating. They are here for startups, students and SME entrepreneurs and researchers. During Taste of Entrepreneurship by Novel-T we introduce you to entrepreneurship with a Startup Talk and a quick workshop. Get inspired by a young entrepreneur who will share his experiences and learn the basic insights to build an innovative idea into a business. There will be two timeslots of each 1,5 hours, so make sure to claim your spot!
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM [Online] Kick-In TV
During Kick-In TV you will be updated about all the ins and outs on the Kick-In and student life in Enschede. In this episode you will be introduced to student activism. See you there!
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM [Online] C.S.V. Alpha Cooking Workshop
Collect all groceries and cook together with your do-group and C.S.V. Alpha a delicious meal!
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM [Physical] Foodtruck Through Dinner (Fri)
Ride by the Twentsche Foodhal on your bike and enjoy a nice drive through world cuisine dinner!
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM [Physical] BBQ (Fri)
Come to the campus to enjoy a nice BBQ with your fellow students!
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM [Online] Taste Escape Room
During this nerve-racking activity you and your do-group solve as quick as possible all kinds of puzzles in order to escape from the Pakkerij! Is your do-group the fastest?
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM [Online] Gaming Tournament
Join E-Sports association Blueshell in their gaming tournament. The games included in the tournament will be announced soon!
10:15 PM - 12:00 AM [Physical] Silent Disco (Fri)
Show off your dance skills during the Silent Disco: a corona-proof party!
Time Activity
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM [Physical] Campus Tours (Sat)
During a tour on the green campus of the UT you will hear a lot of stories about everything happening on campus and the active student life of Enschede! Enjoy a Subway sandwich during the tour and receive your participants bag!
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM [Physical] City Tours (Sat)
Discover the city centre of Enschede!
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM [Physical] Workshops (Sat)
Time to discover the many sports-, world- and performing arts associations! Reserve a spot for one of the many workshops together with your group, there is something to do for everyone!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM [Online] World Workshops
Get to know the World associations even more through their workshops. Not only will you get to know the different cultures around campus, you might also pick up a new skill!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM [Online] Performing Arts Workshops
Get to know the Performing Arts Associations even more through their workshops. Not only will you get to know the big variety of Performing Arts around campus, you might also pick up a new skill!
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM [Online] Performing Arts Info Market
Get to know the performing arts associations around campus through an online information market. You can chat with all the associations and ask them all your questions.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM [Online] World Info Market
Get to know world associations through an online information market. Ask them all your questions in a one on one chat.
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM [Online] Kick-In TV
During Kick-In TV you will be updated about all the ins and outs on the Kick-In and student life in Enschede. This episode contains a recap of the day and a tour through the pubs at the UT. See you there!
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM [Physical] BBQ (Sat)
Come to the campus to enjoy a nice BBQ with your fellow students!
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM [Physical] Foodtruck Drive Through Dinner (Sat)
Ride by the Twentsche Foodhal on your bike and enjoy a nice drive through world cuisine dinner!
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM [Online] Grolsch Beer Tasting
Enjoy a selection of three delicious specialty beers and learn more about the story behind the beer. Don't forget to pick up your beer package in advance!
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM [Online] Music Bingo Quiz
Music bingo is bingo, but slightly different. Instead of numbers passing by, music tracks are played during the music bingo! A traditional bingo, but with music! Do you know the title of the song? Check it off on your music bingo card!
10:00 PM - 1:00 AM [Online] Kick-Out Festival
You can never have enough parties! During this party you can enjoy different stages with all kind of different music styles.
Time Activity
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM [Online] ChOOSE Church Service
The Christian student associations will organise a church service. These service is open for all Kick-In participants: both Christian and non-Christians.
10:00 AM - 5:15 PM [Physical] Campus Tours (Sun)
During a tour on the green campus of the UT you will hear a lot of stories about everything happening on campus and the active student life of Enschede! Enjoy a Subway sandwich during the tour and receive your participants bag!
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM [Physical] Workshops (Sun)
Time to discover the many sports-, world- and performing arts associations! Reserve a spot for one of the many workshops together with your group, there is something to do for everyone!
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM [Physical] City Tours (Su)
Discover the city centre of Enschede with your tour guide!
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM [Fysiek] Pakkerij Tours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM [Physical] Fun activities in and around Enschede
You can reserve a spot at a fun activity in and around Enschede! Take a look at the many possibilities.
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM [Physical] Domino's Pizza Dinner
Enjoy a pizza with your fellow students on campus during the Domino's Pizza Dinner!
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM [Physical] Foodtruck Drive Through Dinner (Sun)
Ride by the Twentsche Foodhal on your bike and enjoy a nice drive through world cuisine dinner!
10:15 PM - 12:00 AM [Physical] Silent Disco (Sun)
Show off your dance skills during the Silent Disco: a corona-proof party!
Time Activity
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Bike marketplace
In the Netherlands, the bicycle is one of the most popular and convenient transportation methods. Visit the on-campus bike marketplace to view the selection of second-hand bikes for sale, or find out about hiring a bike through Swapfiets. You can find more information here: https://www.utwente.nl/facility-market/#on-campus-activities
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Final activities
Draft activities

Programme information

The general Master Kick-In programme the is organized especially for all upcoming Exchange, Pre-Master and Master students of the University of Twente and connects directly to the faculty programme. During these days you will be introduced to your fellow students, the campus, the city of Enschede, several sports and culture associations and the business sector. You will be familiarized to the environment where you are about to live and study. In addition, you have the opportunity to arrange all the formalities necessary for your stay in The Netherlands. The general programme will take place between Wednesday the 19th of August and Sunday the 23th of August.