International Hospitality Management

Welcome IHM students!

The time is almost here; the start of your studies at NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences. To give you a taste of what to expect of Stenden Hotel Management School, we gladly share the StudyStartWeek schedule with you.

See tentative programme here.

The participation fee of the StudyStartWeek for Stenden Hotel Management School amounts to 95 euros. You may pay this fee upon registration if you have not registered yourself via yet.

What to bring
Bring these things to ensure a memorable StudyStartWeek:

  • ID or passport.
  • Bank card or cash money.
  • A bicycle will come in handy.
  • An outfit for the themed dinner: ‘Black with a touch of gold’.
  • An outfit for the theme party: ‘Life’s a beach’.

Study start
Expect to start your classes in the first week of September. The class timetables will be ready at the end of August. You will receive these during the StudyStartWeek. Current book lists are available on

StudyStartWeek attendance
Attendance at the StudyStartWeek is not obligatory for Stenden Hotel Management School students. However, we do hope to see you there. It will be an unforgettable week! If you cannot attend, please send an email to

The programme is scheduled to go on until late at night, so it is recommended to arrange for a place to sleep. You may take care of this yourself, but you may also ask your host for accommodation tips.

Additional information
Additional information can be found in the SSW booklet you have received by mail, on or check out our Facebook event.

For questions about the StudyStartWeek, please contact the hostprogramme at or +31 58 244 16 18.