23 August 2022

10:00 - 11:00

Kick-off International Business

School A warm welcome by:
RBS Dean: Ms. M. Wit
RBS Course Director: Ms. J. Keating

Your host of ceremony:
Mr. A. Butani (lecturer IB)
Mr. K. Jastrzebski (Fast Track 2nd IB student)

Motivational speakers:
Ms. A. Ordean (3rd year IB student)
Ms. K. Bijl (Social Strategist & Student of Master Business Communication and Digital media @Tilburg University)
Mr. D Liempt (Compliance Officer @Triodos Bank)


Luxor Theatre
Posthumalaan 1

11:00 - 11:15


11:15 - 12:00

Kick-off Curriculum Year 1

Business Track: Mr. N. Jovanov

Languages: Ms. M. Théfaine

Professional and Academic Skills: Ms. C. Egusquiza-Berrocal

12:00 - 13:00

Information Market

At the information market you find many different stands representing a service we offer or something related to your studies or stands that are linked to your free time. All stands contribute to your study success or your study experience in one way or another.

24 August 2022

09:30 - 10:00

Get to know your classmates and practical information*

Welcome and walk in (including a reading assignment "How to survive the STARTWeek and your first study week")

Rotterdam Business School
Postumalaan 120

10:00 - 11:00

In-class activity 'Meet & Greet with class mates'

and meet your IB Mate and your study career coach

11:00 - 11:30

Practical Information about the year calender and your block schedule


11:30 - 12:30

Break (Please bring your own lunch)

12:30 - 14:00

Start of your studies

All you need to know to get started + Quiz

*Note: This is a general programme. Click here to see the programme per class. 

25 August 2022

13:00 - 16:00

Erasmus University Sports activities*

Fun Sports Activities

Get to know your classmates in an interactive and sporty way. You will join different kinds of active workshops where you will get introduced to different sport associations.

Erasmus University Sport
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50

26 August 2022

11:00 - 15:00

City game and end party

Rotterdam City Game

City Challenge with your classmates. Afternoon snack is included: French fries @ "Bram Ladage"

Rotterdam City Centre



17:00 - 20:00

Munch End party*

Theme: Summer Festival
One free drink per person is included

Maasboulevard 300