Bachelor Students

Here you find information for new bachelor students. The Take-Off for Bachelor students will take place on Monday, 3 September 2018.

Practical matters

We created a Practical matters webpage to make it as easy as possible to adapt to life in the Netherlands. On this page you will find additional information on immigration procedures, opening a bank account, getting health insurance, finding an apartment etc.

Study associations and introduction activities

A study association takes care of academic, recruitment and social events. So they can help you to get more insight on several topics, or help you with finding an internship or even a job. On the other hand they organize social gatherings. Here you can meet new people. Some study associations also offer an introduction weekend. During this weekend you get to know the city a lot better and you meet new people before you start your studies. By clicking on your study programme you will find your study association and if they have any introduction activities.

    • EFR - Economic Faculty association Rotterdam

      The Economische Faculteitsvereniging Rotterdam (EFR) is an official school association of Erasmus School of Economics. It is the study association for students Economics and related studies. From academic events, to recruitment occasions and social gatherings; they bridge the gap between theory and practice.

      Every year, Erasmus School of Economics and EFR organize together introduction weekends for all the prospective students who are starting an Economics programme in the new academic year. These weekends are full of relaxation and great activities, which provides you with the best opportunity to get to know your fellow students. We really recommend to take part in such a weekend.

      Dutch study programme

      For the students who are starting Economics and Business Economics, Fiscale Economie or Economics and Law (Mr. Drs. Programme) you can find more information about your introductionweekend here.

      International study programme

      Students starting the International Bachelor Economics and Business Economics can find more information about your introductionweekend here. For you there is also a welcome drink organized by the EFR the night before the weekend. This is an extra opportunity to meet new people. If you are interested in this drink you can find more about this via this link.

      For more information about the EFR, their activities or the book sale,, you can visit their website.

    • EFR - Economic Faculty association Rotterdam

      The Economische Faculteitsvereniging Rotterdam (EFR) is an official school association of Erasmus School of Economics. It is the study association for students Economics and related studies. From academic events, to recruitment occasions and social gatherings; they bridge the gap between theory and practice.

      Every year, Erasmus School of Economics and EFR organize together introduction weekends for all the prospective students who are starting an Economics programme in the new academic year. These weekends are full of relaxation and great activities, which provides you with the best opportunity to get to know your fellow students. We really recommend to take part in such a weekend.

      Dutch study programme

      For the students who are starting Economics and Business Economics, Fiscale Economie or Economics and Law (Mr. Drs. Programme) you can find more information about your introductionweekend here.

      International study programme

      Students starting the International Bachelor Economics and Business Economics can find more information about your introductionweekend here. For you there is also a welcome drink organized by the EFR the night before the weekend. This is an extra opportunity to meet new people. If you are interested in this drink you can find more about this via this link.

      For more information about the EFR, their activities or the book sale,, you can visit their website.

    • FAECTOR - Faculty Association Econometrics & Operations Research

      FAECTOR is an official school association of Erasmus School of Economics and it is the largest and most prestigious association for students interested in econometrics worldwide. They enrich the student experience of all econometricians in the broadest sense of the word. They achieve this through tree pillars: Career, Education and Social.

      On the social part, FAECTOR offers two introduction weekends for new students. These weekends offers you an opportunity to get to know the university, the city of Rotterdam and your fellow students in a fun and informal way, before the semester starts. You will be staying over on an external location with the other first year students. We have several activities planned both during the day as in the evenings, thus you will be with the group the entire weekend. The goal of the weekend is to make you feel comfortable and at home around your new classmates. We really recommend to take part in such a weekend.

      Dutch study programme

      For the students who are starting the Econometrics and Operations Research programme, you can find more information about your introduction weekend over here

      International study programme

      Students starting the International Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research or the Double Degree BSc2 in Econometrics and Economics can find more information about their introductionweekend here.

      For more information about FAECTOR, their activities or the book sale, you can visit their website.

    • FAECTOR - Faculty Association Econometrics & Operations Research

      FAECTOR is an official school association of Erasmus School of Economics and it is the largest and most prestigious association for students interested in econometrics worldwide. They enrich the student experience of all econometricians in the broadest sense of the word. They achieve this through tree pillars: Career, Education and Social.

      On the social part, FAECTOR offers two introduction weekends for new students. These weekends offers you an opportunity to get to know the university, the city of Rotterdam and your fellow students in a fun and informal way, before the semester starts. You will be staying over on an external location with the other first year students. We have several activities planned both during the day as in the evenings, thus you will be with the group the entire weekend. The goal of the weekend is to make you feel comfortable and at home around your new classmates. We really recommend to take part in such a weekend.

      Dutch study programme

      For the students who are starting the Econometrics and Operations Research programme, you can find more information about your introduction weekend over here

      International study programme

      Students starting the International Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research or the Double Degree BSc2 in Econometrics and Economics can find more information about their introductionweekend here.

      For more information about FAECTOR, their activities or the book sale, you can visit their website.

    • FAECTOR - Faculty Association Econometrics & Operations Research

      FAECTOR is an official school association of Erasmus School of Economics and it is the largest and most prestigious association for students interested in econometrics worldwide. They enrich the student experience of all econometricians in the broadest sense of the word. They achieve this through tree pillars: Career, Education and Social.

      On the social part, FAECTOR offers two introduction weekends for new students. These weekends offers you an opportunity to get to know the university, the city of Rotterdam and your fellow students in a fun and informal way, before the semester starts. You will be staying over on an external location with the other first year students. We have several activities planned both during the day as in the evenings, thus you will be with the group the entire weekend. The goal of the weekend is to make you feel comfortable and at home around your new classmates. We really recommend to take part in such a weekend.

      Dutch study programme

      For the students who are starting the Econometrics and Operations Research programme, you can find more information about your introduction weekend over here

      International study programme

      Students starting the International Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research or the Double Degree BSc2 in Econometrics and Economics can find more information about their introductionweekend here.

      For more information about FAECTOR, their activities or the book sale, you can visit their website.

    • In Duplo - vereniging voor mr.drs.-studenten

      In Duplo is the study association for Economics and Law (Mr.Drs. Programme) students. The events they organise are especially meant for students following this programme. As an Economics and Law student you will get to know In Duplo better during the Take-Off. During the Take-Off, In Duplo will organise an interactive introduction activity where new students can get to know each other better.

      In Duplo also organises a freshman trip to a foreign city. Here you get an ever bigger opportunity to get to meet the other new students. Here memories will be made for the rest of your studentlife. The weekend will take place from 16 until 18 November so make sure to mark this date in your agenda. For more information about the weekend and In Duplo you can visit their website. (https://www.induplo.nl/)

      As an Economics and Law student you can also choose to join the EFR introduction weekend, which takes place before the academic year starts. Here you will not only meet Economics and Law students, but this weekend is also meant for Economics and Business Economics students and Fiscale Economie students. You can find more information about the EFR and their introduction activities over here.

    • In Duplo - vereniging voor mr.drs.-studenten

      In Duplo is the study association for Economics and Law (Mr.Drs. Programme) students. The events they organise are especially meant for students following this programme. As an Economics and Law student you will get to know In Duplo better during the Take-Off. During the Take-Off, In Duplo will organise an interactive introduction activity where new students can get to know each other better.

      In Duplo also organises a freshman trip to a foreign city. Here you get an ever bigger opportunity to get to meet the other new students. Here memories will be made for the rest of your studentlife. The weekend will take place from 16 until 18 November so make sure to mark this date in your agenda. For more information about the weekend and In Duplo you can visit their website.

      As an Economics and Law student you can also choose to join the EFR introduction weekend, which takes place before the academic year starts. Here you will not only meet Economics and Law students, but this weekend is also meant for Economics and Business Economics students and Fiscale Economie students. You can find more information about the EFR and their introduction activities.

    • CT - Christiaanse-Taxateur

      Christiaanse Taxateur (CT) is the study association for students engaged in the Fiscale Economie programme. They organise several activities especially for the Fiscale Economie students. These activities are different of nature. If you want more information about this study association you can visit their website.

      New Fiscale Economie students can join the introduction weekend from the EFR. During this weekend you will not only get to know Fiscale Economie students, but also Economics and Business Economics and Economics and Law students. You can find more information about the EFR and their introduction activities.