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New Master's students

Introduction days 29 and 30 August

Amsterdam Law School

Below you'll find the schedule for the introduction days of your Master's programme.

Thursday 29 August

You will have an opportunity to meet your new professors and fellow students, followed by an amusing introduction about cultural differences and the day will end with drinks and a dj.

11:00 AM – 11:30 AM | Walk-in | REC A central hall

With barista coffee and tea

11:30 AM - 12:20 PM | Welcome | REC A0.01

  • Word of welcome by the Director of the Graduate School of Law
  • Practical matters by Marlous Donders, Study Counsellor, Faculty of Law
  • A conversation with UvA Law students
  • Interview with the study program committee + Faculty Student Council

12:30 AM - 2:30 PM | Introduction to your study programme

Starting with a lunch provided by us. You will receive information about your study programme and will meet your professors and fellow students.

[Exchange students will have a campus tour during this introduction]

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM | Plenary session | REC A.01

Crash course cultural differences by Jochem Meijer

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM | Drinks | REC A Central hall


Friday 30 August

You will be given all the practical information you need for your studies here and the day will end with a tour of the city.

12:30 PM – 1:00 PM | Walk-in | REC A central hall

Coffee and tea

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM | workshops

You can register for a maximum of three. Each workshop is offered three times (lasting 30 minutes each). Depending on availability, you will be assigned to a maximum of three workshops of your choice.

  1. Library introduction
  2. Canvas session [digital learning environment]
  3. Campus tour [Exchange students will have the tour 29th August]
  4. Yoga
  5. Art and Law

3:15 PM – 5:30 PM | Guided tour 

Walk around the most iconic parts of Amsterdam on a 2.5-hour tour. The tour will start in front of building A on the bridge.