Kick-off Sessions

MAK Mentorship System organizes the mandatory Kick-Off Sessions for all starting students who subscribed for a study at Tilburg School of Economics and Management (TiSEM). The Kick-Off Session is the best way to start your student life at Tilburg University. During this day you will get more information about your study program and about Tilburg University in general. You will also get to know your fellow students and explore the campus of Tilburg University. Please carefully read the information below applying to your situation: Bachelor, Pre-Master, or Master student.

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Bachelor student

For the Bachelor programs, the Kick-Off Session will take place to kick-start your academic carreer. Participation is mandatory for all students.

During this day, you will meet your Program Coordinator and mentor group, which will also be your tutorial group throughout the year. Your Program Coordinator will provide you with detailed information about your study program. Furthermore, you have the opportunity to get assistance from experienced students in navigating the Digital Learning Environment of Tilburg University, Blackboard. Finally, you will meet organizations offering services especially for Tilburg School of Economics and Management students.

Important: do not forget to bring the email you received from the student administration. This email contains your student number (U-number) and your password. You will need this information during the Kick-Off Day to enroll for courses and exams!

Pre-Master or Master student

For Premaster programs the Kick-Off registration will take place to kick-start your academic carreer. Participation is also mandatory for all students.

Throughout the Kick-Off Day you will receive more information on:

Important: do not forget to bring the email you received from the student administration. This email contains your student number (U-number) and your password. You will need this information during the Kick-Off Day to enroll for courses and exams!

Registration

You need to register yourself for the Program Introduction. You are automatically subscribed for the Program Introduction if you subscribed yourself for the TOP Week. If you are not planning to participate in the TOP Week you can subscribe here for the mandatory Kick-Off Session of your Study Program!

A Perfect Start

In this booklet, you can find all information you need to know when starting a program at Tilburg University. It includes information about courses, examinations, studying at Tilburg University, study progress and the possibilities to become active besides your studies. Furthermore, you will find an overview of the academic year and the important contact information.

Digital Learning Environment

During the Kick-Off Sessions, you receive assistance in navigating the Digital Learning Environment of Tilburg University. If you need further assistance or would like a recap, MAK Mentorship System has made a series of instruction videos. To view these videos, please click here.

Board

Jarno de Wit – Vince van Well – Naomi Verdult – Jeroen Lenaers