International Development Management

De start van je opleiding

WELCOME to your new study, International Development Management!

The official academic year starts on Monday, September 2. You all are expected to attend the starting week of the programm.

On Monday, September 2nd you will meet fellow students, your mentors, and get to know many different and useful features of the university and your study program.

And we will start with your first lectures. The tentative schedule is as follows:

8.30    Register (lecture room J002, this is the Chapel, come in and go all the way left). Introduction to the Study Programme
10.15 Introduction to the Module Sector Analyses (lecture room D002)
13.15                   School picture (for your student card) (room A005)

Your first Lecture! Sector Analyses (lecture room D002)


In addition, you will get a manual that will help you get through the first weeks at VHL.

Around 17:00, you will have finished your first day at VHL. 

On the 2nd day, Tuesday, September 3, we also start at 8.30.

Wednesday you have a free day.

Thursday 5th of September, we will start again at 8.30 with group work and coaching. And a lecture on Development and Sustainability. At 14.00 h, the University week is over.

In week 2 you will have classes all week days, and an excursion on 12th of September.

You need a bicycle for this.

Please take care that you have bought the required books, because the programm starts with reading assignments in week 1.

Hope to see you at September 2nd.

If you still have questions or need clarifications, please contact Monique Heger ( or Arno de Snoo (