Introduction Velp

Introduction week

In the week of 28 August - 1 September, VHL organises (mandatory) introduction days and also an introduction week (not mandatory). If the link to the event is not active yet, then this information will be pusblished here shortly so please keep an eye on this page. Are you unable to attend the mandatory days? Let us know so you don't miss out on important information.

When What Description Link
Bachelor students: Monday 12 June

Master students: Tuesday 27 June
Pre- arrival webinar (online) In June we hosted a live webinar for upcoming students in which we discussed practical information on what to know and prepare before your arrival in The Netherlands. 

Bachelor students (watch the recording here)

Master students (watch the recording here)

Monday 28 August: 10:00 - 16:00 (Mandatory) International Day

On this day you will meet your fellow International Students and we will tell you everything you need to know about studying at VHL in The Netherlands. 

Sign up for the International Day!

Schedule International Day 

Tuesday 29 August: 10:00 - 16:00 (Mandatory) Study Programme Introduction Day
(not for Erasmus students)

This day is hosted by your chosen study programme. You will meet your lecturers, classmates and you will kick off your study programme.

Animal Husbandry

Food Technology  

International Agribusiness and Trade   

International Development Management 

28 August - 1 September Introduction week A week full of, as the dutch would say, "Gezelligheid" which means having a lot of fun. To participate you pay an entrance fee.

Sign up for the introduction week! 

Introductionweek Programme

Sign up for the full introduction week Click here
Sign up for the Mandatory days only Click here


In the table below you will find the booklist of your study programme. 

Animal Husbandry Booklist
Food Technology Booklist
International Agribusiness and Trade Booklist
International Development Management Booklist

Sometimes you can purchase books secondhand on (the dutch Ebay) or in Facebook groups.

Did you register for a Dutch-taught programme in Velp? Please click here for more information on the booklist and introduction. 

If you have any questions, please contact us! 

Student Service Centre
E-mail: [email protected]
Tel: +31 (0)58 284 62 32