The course will help you with practical, academic and cultural/social matters:
Introduction to Maastricht including help finding accommodation, opening a Dutch bank account, information on insurance, your residence permit and city hall registration. Our team will be available for questions and will help you find a second-hand bike and provide you with a Dutch sim-card so that you are all set to start living independently in Maastricht.
Cultural & Social
You will have the opportunity to participate in several cultural and social events, such as a barbecue, boat tour, historical city tour, sports day and dinner during which you will get the chance to bond with students from all around the world.
Depending on the programme of studies you are enrolled in (Bachelor’s or Master’s) you will be able to choose different tracks within the Pre-Academic Training.
All PAT participants take Introduction to Maastricht.
In addition to this,
- All Bachelor’s students take English Skills and can choose between Mathematics or Introduction to Academia;
- All Master’s students take Advanced Study Skills and can choose between Dutch language Course or English Skills - Academic Writing and Oral Presentations.