Program 2018

Master Kick-off, 28-30 August 2018

The Master Kick-off program is challenging and educational and will help you optimally prepare for the start of your master’s degree program.

Program day by day

On Monday the 28th of August all new students can register themselves at the TU/e, inform themselves at the information market and join the activities organized by Cosmos, the international study association.

Tuesday 29th of August the Master Kick-Off will start. This day is focused on exploring your department. Your faculty will organize a challenging and educational day to make sure you have the best kick-start for your Master’s program. After the faculty program, you can join masterclasses organized by the Graduate School Elements and Connecting Culture. This day will end at your study association, which will organize diner, drinks and the evening program.

Wednesday the 30th of August we will leave in the morning to visit the High Tech Campus. You will meet professionals and get to know the companies. This day will have a plenary part where you get the opportunity to talk to professionals who also have studied at the TU/e. The second part of the day will focus on the companies at the High Tech Campus, where companies will organize masterclasses and company tours for you. The day will end at the Luna building where a BBQ and a silent disco will be held. In Luna you get the opportunity to meet Scala, the cultural student associations of Eindhoven. Scala will organize open workshops in which you can participate.

Thursday the 31th of August will focus on the Challenge. During this day you work in groups, composed of students from different departments. The challenge will focus on the three Strategic Areas of the TU/e namely, Health, Energy and Mobility. There is a lot to discover within these themes. So, do you have the winning idea? Subscribe for the Master Kick-Off! The Master Kick-Off will end with a Food Truck festival and the Master party for you and your fellow members of the university!