Introduction week and year schedule

Your new life as a BUas student starts with a spectacular introduction event.  

Together with your fellow students of Built Environment and the logistics programmes you will get to experience a week full of fun and laugther and getting to know each other. Here you’ll find a sneak preview of 'INTRO ABEL', the introduction week. 

Are you an international student? Please join us on Thursday 27 August for the ‘live online International Kick-off’ for international students. You will be informed about this per e-mail.

Start of the academic year

In the week prior to the introduction week there will be an introductory lecture for all first-year students of the Logistics and Built Environment degree programmes. You will be given information about your study timetable, digital facilities, your school identity card and several matters related to the course content of your degree programme. You will receive a personal invitation for this introductory lecture.

Lectures of your degree programme will start 7 september 2020

Year schedule 2020-2021

In your own planning, please take into account these holidays and days off at Breda University of Applied Sciences in the academic year 2020-2021.

27 August: Kick off programme for international and exchange students
31 August - 4 September 2020: Introduction programmes all students
7 september 2020: End summer holiday / start of the academic year
19 - 23 October 2020: Autumn holiday
21 December 2020 - 1 January 2021: Christmas holiday
15 February 2021: Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
15 - 19 February 2021: Spring holiday
2 April 2021: Good Friday, Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
5 April 2021: Easter Monday, Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
27 April 2021: King's Day, Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
3 - 7 May 2021: May holiday 
5 May 2021: Liberation day
13 May 2021: Ascension day, Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
14 May 2021: Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
24 May 2021: Whit Monday, Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
19 July - 20 August 2021: Summer holiday
6 September 2021: Start academic year of 2021-2022

Planning of the current academic year of 2019-2020

26 August 2019: Kick-off for international and exchange students
27 - 30 August 2019: Introduction of the study programmes
2 September 2019: End summer holiday / start of the academic year
14 - 18 October 2019: Autumn holiday
23 December 2019 - 5 January 2020: Christmas holiday
End January / Beginning of February 2020: Introduction of exchange students
24 February 2020: Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
24 - 28 February 2020: Spring holiday
10 April 2020: Good Friday, Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
13 April 2020: Easter Monday, Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
27 April 2020: King's Day, Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
27 April - 1 May 2020: May holiday
4 May 2020: Remembrance day Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
5 May 2020: Liberation day, Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
21 May 2020: Ascension day, Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
22 May 2020: Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
1 June 2020: Whit Monday, Breda University of Applied Sciences closed
20 July - 4 September 2020: Summer holiday
7 September 2020: Start academic year of 2020-2021