Start of the study - International Studies

Frequently asked questions about the start of the study International Studies

Does the department have an introductory programme?

We will organise Introduction Days for the BA programme International Studies in The Hague on Wednesday 7 and Thursday 8 September.

Where and when is my first lecture?

Your first lecture will take place on Monday 12 September in The Hague.

How do I get hold of my prospectus and lecture timetable?

You can find the courses for the academic year 2016-2017 and the detailed course descriptions in the E-Prospectus. Please select your specialization to view all courses on offer. The timetable is available on the programme website.

Is there anything more I need to do to complete my enrolment?

If the Admissions Office sent you a conditional decision upon admission, please make sure that all documents are handed in before 1 September. To complete your registration with International Studies, you will receive an e-mail with further instructions.

Where can I buy my study books and study material?

To find out what books you will need for next year, you can visit the e-prospectus: Here you will find the course descriptions of the courses you will be taking next year, with the required literature. The international studies study association B.A.S.I.S. offers a bookdeal. More information follows by e-mail. You can also visit This online bookstore provides the possibility to order all required books for this programme at once.

Where do I go for any further information I may need?

For further information please visit our programme website or contact the coordinators of studies. Email:

Last Modified: 17-06-2016