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Regulations, procedures and documents overview

Here you can find several important regulations and documents applicable to Applied Mathematics (AM) students.

There are specific requirements for getting access to some parts of the AM bachelor programme, for example for the minor in module 9 and 10 and the graduation semester in module 11 and 12. If you want to know more about these requirements, please check the current general TER and the programme specific TER for the AM bachelor programme.


All modules are assessed by an exam. This exam can consist of a number of tests and varies per module. The way in which the tests lead to the exam result is laid down in a test plan for each module and is published at least two weeks before the start of the module on the Blackboard page. Where and when the tests will take place can be found in the module’s timetable. Any changes, for example test data, will be made available on the module’s Blackboard page.


An overview of all the rules concerning assessment can be found in the Education and Examination Regulations (EER), Article 4 – Education and Examination.

Form Alteration BSc Study Programme

If, for whatever reason, you have to change your BSc programme, please fill out the accompanied form and send it to the examination board (adress on the form). Your study advisor or the programme coordinator may help you with this matter.

Bachelor's Exam

The Bachelor examination

The bachelor programme is concluded with a final examination by which the examination board decides if a student has passed. When you are nearly finished with all courses it is time to apply for the bachelor examination. Usually this is the case when finishing your bachelor assignment. By applying for your bachelor examination you also apply for your bachelor diploma. You can use the following registration form:

On this form you can indicate what you will do after your bachelor AM. If you indicate you want to continue with a master's programme at the UT, BOZ will forward this to the student administration. When the examination board has confirmed the passing of the bachelor examination BOZ will also indicate this to the student administration. Bring or send your registration form to BOZ-AM (, Citadel room H429)

For the bachelor programme there is a monthly meeting of the examination board and usually one bachelor graduation ceremony. In 2020 this ceremony will take place on October 9. The meetings of the examination board usually take place in the last week of the month; you can apply until the first week of the month. In the summer months this schedule may deviate. You can find the meeting schedule on the website of the examination board.

If you have any questions regarding this procedure, please contact BOZ:

Binding Recommendation (BSA)

Being a first-year AM-student you received on Friday, 16 August 2019, by email, a Binding Recommendation (BSA). This advice will be positive or negative. If you think you received an unjustified intention to a negative BSA, you can send a request for a hearing at the AM programme board within 5 workdays following the date of this email, that is 23 August 2019. You can send your request to Dr. J. W. Polderman, 

The hearing will take place on Wednesday, 28 August between 15:00 - 17:00. At the latest on Thursday, 29 August - the programme board will inform you by email about the decision. You will then receive the final BSA. This can be a final negative BSA or a postponed BSA.

In case of personal circumstances, you ought to inform your study advisor and submit your assessment application before 30 June. Please keep in mind, you must have had a meeting with the study advisor before 30th of June.

See the webpage of Student Services for more information.