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Registration subsidiary student and Kies op Maat

Bijvakstudent (subsidiary student)

A bijvakstudent (subsidiary student) is a student who is enrolled at a higher education or university in the Netherlands and who has the possibility to take some classes (and exams) at another institute then where they have paid the tuition fees. As a subsidiary student,  you can follow classes for the purpose of your study at a higher education or university. You will be registered as a bijvakstudent/subsidiary student, not as a regular student at the University of Twente.

Note: Students from the higher education who wants to follow a doorstroomminor have to sign in via Kies op Maat.

Admission: You have to fill in the application form and send this digitally with the following documents:

  • Original certificate of paid tuition fees for the purpose of the University of Twente (you can obtain this document at the student administration from the institute where you have paid the tuition fees and your institute will send this digitally to UT)
  • Valid and clear copy of your passport/ID-card and a recent up-to-date transcript of records from your institute. You can send these documents digitally to Student Services.

Register for the current academic year 2020-2021 use:
Application form subsidairy student UT 2020-2021

Register for the next academic year 2021-2022 use:
Application form subsidairy student UT 2021-2022

If you wish to send the documents by regular mail below our address:

Send the application form (included the other documents mentioned above) to the following address:

University of Twente
Student Services – Vrijhof 239B
Drienerlolaan 5
7522 NB Enschede
The Netherlands

General information

When we receive the signed application form, certificate of paid tuition fees, a clear and valid copy of your passport/ID card and your transcript of records we can finalize the registration. After we completed the registration you will receive your student number by email. If there are some incorrect or missing documents, we will send you an email with the request to send the right documents.

Deregister as a subsidiary student or transfer minor student

If you wish to deregister at your university of applied sciences or academic higher education institution while you are also registered at the University of Twente as a subsidiary student or transfer minor student, you must first terminate your minor or transfer minor student registration. Please send an email to studentservices@utwente.nl with the request to deregister, state your student number and the date you want to be deregistered.

Kies op maat

Via Kies op Maat you can arrange the permission for a (transfer) minor at the University of Twente if you are enrolled as a student at a higher education or university in the Netherlands. At the website of Kies op Maat you can find at each minor a button ‘apply’. When you follow the procedure you can create a learning agreement and make the registration complete.

When we receive the signed learning agreement, original certificate of paid tuition fees (you can obtain this document at the student administration from the institute where you have paid the tuition fees and your institute will send this digitally to UT) and a clear and valid copy of your passport/ID card we can finalize the registration. After we completed the registration you will receive your student number by email.

General information

When we receive the correct learning agreement (from the Minor coordinator of the University of Twente), original certificate of paid tuition fees and a clear and valid copy of your passport/ID card we can finalize the registration. After we completed the registration you will receive your student number by email. If there are some incorrect or missing documents, we will send you an email with the request to send the right documents.