Programme for Master Kick-In - General programme

On this page, you can preview the concept programme of the Kick-In. This means that some changes in the programme can still occur. Kies-Op-Maat students, Exchange students and Pre-Master students will participate in the Master Kick-In.

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Programme activities

Time Activity
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Registration
During the physical registration you will receive your participant band and bag. After this, you can walk along to the Meet-Your-Peers lounge to get to know your fellow students.
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Meet-Your-Peers-Lounge
Get to know your fellow students while playing some fun relaxing games!
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Grand Opening
At Grand Opening, a splashing opening show will be performed and you will be welcomed by the Kick-In Committee, the Student Union and the Rector Magnificus. We will kick off this fantastic period together!
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Dutch Culture Class
During the Culture Class, a speaker will introduce you to the Dutch culture and the international environment at the University of Twente.
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Pizza Dinner
Enjoy a pizza with your new do-group and get ready for the Dance Workshop! [DO-GROUP TICKET]
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Rico Latino Dance Workshop
Learn some new dance move to impress your fellow students during the Dance Workshop!
9:30 PM - 2:00 AM Karaoke
During the first evening of the Master Kick-In, a karaoke party will take place. So warm up your vocal cords and come grab a mic at this party!
Time Activity
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Facility Market
An informative marketplace which is highly recommended for new international Master students. You will find out about the various facilities, services and student associations the UT has to offer, such on-campus medical services, career services, the library, UnionCard and student world associations. UT Student Services will also be present to answer your questions about visa, housing, formality appointments and other student administrative matters. The Facility Market will take place in the Vrijhof Audiozaal. Please attend during the time spot for your faculty: 10:00 - 11:00 BMS 11:00 - 12:00 ET & TNW 12:00 - 13:00 EEMCS Furthermore, there is also the opportunity to buy a bike at the Hogekampplein!
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Campus Hunt
Discover the University of Twente by participating in this puzzle hunt that takes you across campus!
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Campus Fair
During the Campus Fair, you can get in touch with, among others, the different sports and performing arts associations of the UT.
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Master Lunch
Take a break with your do-group and enjoy lunch! [TICKET]
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Think Tank
Put your heads together and come up with something great during a Think Tank.
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Master BBQ
Enjoy a nice barbecue with your do-group.
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM Sing Along Cantus
A cantus is a typical student activity that is all about singing, drinking and eloquence. This evening you will get to know the 'rules' of the student life in Enschede. If a Cantus is not for you, you can already go to the Vestingbar. It is open from 20:00!
10:30 PM - 2:00 AM Bring your Flag party
This party hosted by ESN Twente is all about showing your roots! It can't be too much, think about; outfits, face paint, decoration...You can enter the Vestingbar from 20:00 onwards.
Time Activity
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Faculty Day
Time Activity
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Faculty Day
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Dish of the Day
Enjoy a dish of the day together with your friends! [TICKET]
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM Concert @ Oude Markt
It is time to enjoy a massive concert at the Oude Markt, at the heart of Enschede’s city center! The awesome performances will start at 20:00.
1:00 AM - 4:00 AM After Party
Did you enjoy the Concert at the Oude Markt? Continue the partying at the after party!
Time Activity
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM More Than a Degree Lunch
Enjoy a wonderful lunch and be inspired by what the University of Twente has to offer regarding your student life! During this lunch, you can get to know more about the activism at the UT. [DO-GROUP TICKET] for Bachelor's & [TICKET] for Master's Please attend during the time spot for your faculty: 12:00 - 12:40 BMS 12:40 - 13:20 ET & TNW 13:20 - 14:00 EEMCS & ATLAS.
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM Kick-Out Festival
The Kick-Out Festival will once more show you everything the student life can offer you. A mix of music, sports and games will keep you occupied for the entire afternoon!
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM Do-Group Battles
Challenge other do-groups in a variety of games and battles!
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Food Truck Festival
During the Food truck Festival, you can get all kinds of food to enjoy with your Do-Group! [TICKET]
8:00 PM - 2:00 AM Kick-Out Party
After nine days full of activities dedicated to get to know the university, the campus, the city and your fellow students, it is time for the Final party.
10:00 PM - 11:00 PM Closing Show
The Kick-In will be wrapped up with an epic and popping Closing Show!
Final activities
Draft activities

Programme information

During the general Master programme you'll get to know your fellow students, the Campus, the city of Enschede, and all the various student associations at our university. The general programme takes place between Sunday the 28th of August and Thursday the 1st of September. In addition, on Tuesday, the 30th of August and Wednesday, the 31st of August, the study-related programme will take place.