International Business

Dear students,

Welcome to our International Business programme. You are on the eve of a great time, your student time. This week is Study Start Week, It is a week to get to know your lecturers, the campus, and above all your fellow students in an informal way, but also to learn some practicalities such as timetables, your way round the campus, and any other query you may have. We wish you a pleasant, instructive and, above all, a beautiful and enjoyable week together.

The Team International Business Campus Emmen

Tuesday 23rd of August

Times Activity Description Location
09.00 – 10.00 Registration Registration with Buddies IB Desk (next to the reception desk)
10.00-10.45 Team IB/Buddies Introduction Team IB

Introduction SSW buddies

SSW programme

11.00-12.00 NHLStenden Emmen Tour Campus Buddies Campus  Emmen
12.00-13.00 Lunch Stones Food Trucks IB/MM/LM University Grounds
13.00-14.00 Workshop Intercultural sensitivity Julia Intercultural Sensitivity: You are now in The Netherlands LM/MM/IB  2.056
14.00-15.00 Pim


Get to know each other activity/Game 0.080
                     Registration At Town Hall Internationals from 14.00 to 16.00

 Wednesday 24th of August

Timetable Activity Description Location
9.45 -10.00 Wildlands Adventure Park IB/MM/LM We need to access Wildlands as a group so please be on time Wildlands main entrance
10.00-15.00 Active day in Wildlands. Theme the Crazy (Wacky Race) Wildlands Adventure Park


15.00-17.00 De Fuif Award Ceremony, drinks and games De Fuit pub City Centre
End Programme

 Thursday 25th of August

Timetable Activity Description Location
10.00-11.00 Timetable, blackboard, DBE

(bring your laptops)

Coach/DBE Coach/Buddies


12.00-16.30 Escape the


Explore the City and end of the day with Food Trucks Starting point Campus Emmen
End Programme

 Friday 26th of August

Timetable Activity Description Location
9.00-10.30 Visit Town Hall Meet and Greet with the Mayor of Emmen with Coach Town Hall
End Programme

Monday 29th of August

Timetable Activity Description Location
10.00-11.00 Library/Student Info Alie Library/Student Info 0.080
11.00-12.00 Workshop Sanskrit Experience what is to learn from scratch what is to learn a rare language 0.080
12.00-13.00 Lunch Lunch Cantine
12.00-13.00 Recap with coach: Timetable, Blackboard Are we ready to Kick off? Vital questions still left 0.080
13.00-14.00 Erasmus (Julia) Erasmus Students Practicalities 0.080
End Programme

Tuesday 30th of August

  Activity Description Location
9.30-12.00 Language Carrousel Mini workshops foreign languages 0.080
12.00-12.30 Lunch Lunch Cantine
12.30 Leave for company visit With own transport. (We will check this in time)
13.00 – 14.30 Company Visit Company visit at LBS Coveyor Belts -Emmen Phileas Foggstraat 48 – Emmen
End Programme

Good to bring list    

Passport and/or ID

Birth certificate (For registration at Emmen municipality)

On Tuesday bring your laptop.

Price and payment

Free of charge

Booklist and ordering

Our literature list will be published and available at shortly. To view and/or order your IB study books please choose:

  1. NHL Stenden University
  2. Emmen
  3. 2022-2023, International Business Emmen (IB)
  4. 4. International Business year 1.


For all questions regarding the Study Start Week please send an email to

Study Start Week start

Tuesday the 23rd of August