Leisure & Events Management

Welcome to Leisure & Events Management


The Introduction Week for all new students starting February 2019 takes place from Tuesday 29 January until Thursday 31st of January 2019. During the StudyStartWeek you will get to know your fellow students, the Leisure & Events Management Staff, NHL Stenden, our educational system and the city of Leeuwarden. We advise you to take part in the StudyStartWeek.


Tuesday 29 January

Begin End Activity Details Location
09:30 10:00 Registration   Central Hall (Rengerslaan 8)
10:00 13:00 Welcome Game    
13:00 14:00 Lunch    
12:00 13:30 PBL Session 1    
13:30 14:00 Lunch    
15:00 16:00 Teambuilding    
17:00 19:00 Dinner    
19:00 …… Pub Crawl  
End of programme

Wednesday 30 January

Begin End Activity Details Location
10:00 13:00 Ice skating  
13:00 14:00 Lunch    
14:00 17:00 Workshop Arts & Culture    
17:00 21:00 Dinner & activity    
22:00 ……. Pleisure Party  
End of programme

Thursday 31 January

Begin End Activity Details Location
08:00 19:00 Event Summit Rotterdam By train with group.
End of programme

Good to bring

  • Bag/backpack;
  • International students should know their payment details (BIC and IBAN) and student number for filling in the payment form (it is NOT possible to pay cash);
  • Comfortable shoes and warm clothes for all days (when walking through the city, etc.);
  • Umbrella;
  • Check the weather forecast for each day – be prepared for changes (rain, wind, sun);
  • Drinks and snacks for in-between;
  • Passport, ID card;
  • Proper clothes for the visit of the Event Summit;

Costs, registration and payment

The costs for the StudyStartWeek package and programme are €70,- per person. To participate in the StudyStartWeek, you have to pre-register. Registration and payment (by credit card) can be done via this link: https://webshop.stenden.com/en-US/Home/ProductSelect

When registering, choose ‘Academie Leisure en Tourism’, location Leeuwarden and StudyStartWeek Leisure & Events Management.

Should online payment not work, then this will be arranged during the registration on the 29th of January.

If you are unable to join the StudyStartWeek, please inform us before the 25th of January by sending an e-mail to secretariaat.LT@stenden.com. If you can’t join some time during the week, you can also report this before 08:30 am at the Frontdesk of Tourism Management via the phone number: +31 (0)58 2441363.

Booklist and ordering

The booklist for students starting in February 2019 can be found here https://www.studystore.nl/en/nhl-stenden. Books can be ordered via Studystore. Of course, you can also buy them in other book shops or second hand.


Contact us on: secretariaat.lt@stenden.com.

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Study Start

Your first module will start on Monday, 4 February 2019.