Are you considering studying at Saxion?
Discover your future at the Digital Discovery Days!
The Digital Discovery Days are the perfect way to discover your possible future at Saxion University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands. Want to know more about your favourite Bachelor's programme? Curious about Saxion's facilities? Like to find out more about student life? Or need help with any practical matters? We've got your back!
What is a Digital Discovery Day? 💻
A Digital Discovery Day is all about bringing a grasp of Saxion to you online! Saxion is the home of a big community of international students from all over the world. And no matter where you are, this is an opportunity for you to get to know who we are at Saxion. During this day, you will be introduced to our study programmes online and to the special care Saxion offers to international students. So you can get to know us and we can get to know you!
What can I get from the Digital Discovery Day?
Overall, you get a realistic impression of what it's like to study at Saxion by interacting directly with teachers, current students and our staff. You will get all the answers you need to shape your future as a student.
During the study programme livestreams, you can meet teachers and understand in detail everything about your future Bachelor's. How to prepare for the intake? What is the programme for each year? What are the job opportunities after graduating? Current students will also be there to exchange their own experiences: Do you work often in groups? What type of laptop do you recommend? How busy are the weeks? Is it possible to have a student job on the side?
Our general livestreams will provide useful information to help you land smoothly in the Netherlands. When do I need to request my Visa? How to apply for a scholarship? How to look for accommodation?
Prepare your questions, and see you online 👋
FAQ about the Digital Discovery Day
In the midst of choosing a study? In order to explore the international study programmes we offer, you can sign up for our study programme livestreams. These livestreams are hosted by lecturers and international students. They can tell you all about their programme and are happy to answer your questions for you. Check these Youtube videos for more info!
Finding the right study programme is probably the biggest part of you shaping your future. But we understand that your choice does not only depend on your favorite study programme. During the Digital Discovery Day you will get the opportunity to get a bigger picture of Saxion by:
- Checking-in during our livestream with our international office. Our support officers from the international office will tell you together with current international students more about international student life.
- Joining a Crash Course Dutch. Since Saxion is internationally oriented (as well as the Netherlands in general), you will easily get around by speaking English. However, to discover more about the Dutch culture and our way of communicating, you can start to learn your first words in Dutch or find more info here.
- Explore Saxion online. Before the Digital Discovery Day starts you can already explore Saxion online.
Yes, definitely! Every study programme Q&A is hosted by lecturers and students, so you can get the chance to ask your study-specific questions to them. Moreover, you can ask your questions about practical matters to our students that are joining the International Office livestreams. Curious about our students' experiences in general? Follow us on Instagram! Here we will host live sessions with students for you, and you can discover everything about student life in the Netherlands. Have a quick question? Go to IntoSaxion and directly ask a student!
Choosing your study online might feel a bit challenging, and we completely understand you. Therefore, we have gathered some tips & tricks for you in order to get the most out of the Digital Discovery Day.
Take a look at this playlist where you can find videos about all the study programmes.
Most of all, check the program of the day: choose your favourite livestreams and make your own schedule.
If you're not sure yet which study programme suits you best or if Saxion is the right choice for you; become a student for a day and find out! Join one of our international students from your preferred study programme and get to experience the campus, the lessons and the student life. Check this page for more info.
Ben jij een studiekiezer uit NL en wil je naar een open dag?Lees hier meer!
Do you need help?
We will try to answer your question immediately or bring you in contact with somebody at Saxion who will be able to help you out.