Registration is mandatory

Complete the form to register. 

There's a limited number of free tickets to the dinner event

Date and time

Start 21 November 2019 12:00 hours, event ends at 19:00 hours. Dinner starts at 19:00 hours. 


The Gallery (area DesignLab) - Google Maps Route

0.25 European Credits

A certificate of attendance will be given to all participants who register and attend. It is calculated that the activities in the program equal 0.25 European Credits (ECs). 


All PhD and PDEng candidates of the University of Twente and the other 4TU's (TU Delft, Eindhoven University of Technology and University of Wageningen) are welcome to join the PhD Day. Upon special request, we may also decide to allow access to bachelor/master students or external persons, please read the restrictions below. 

Are you a UT doctoral candidate and not yet a member of P-NUT? You can become a member by filling in the P-NUT membership form ( and bringing it to the registration desk during the PhD day, or by sending the filled form to As a member, you not only get access to this event but also all regular P-NUT events!   

Are you a bachelor, master student or an external person and would like to attend? Send an e-mail to with your motivation for attending the event. Notice that you then need to proceed with this registration form as well as receive an additional email confirmation before your registration is confirmed. 

No entrance fee

Attendance is free of charge, registration is required. The certificate will not be handed over without registration. 

Free dinner For the first 30 registrations

Dinner is free of charge for the first 30 registrations. Otherwise, one can join the dinner event for €12.50. Registration and on-time payment for this are required. You will receive more information about this later. 

Please fill in all the required field below to register for the PhD & PDEng Day 2019. *These fields are mandatory

Which of the parallel session(s) would you like to participate in?

Please note that there is a limited number of participants for each session. We will do our best to accommodate you according to your preferences. 

Parallel Sessions I

  1. "Starting your own business after your PhD" by Novel-T and partners. 
  2. "What I learned from my depression" by Erik Kemp. 
  3. "PhDs: Slaves of science? Precarious working conditions of PhDs vs possibilities to do something about it" by Promovendi Netwerk Nederland (PNN) and Academic Union (VAWO).
  4. "Networking: Building Sustainable Relations" by AcademicTransfer. 

Parallel Sessions II

  1. "From discovering a passion to developing better materials for sustainable energy conversion" by Monica Morales-Masis (Hosted by the Female Faculty Network Twente, FFNT). 
  2. "How to be a happy and successful PhD!" by Julia Wijnmaalen. 
  3. "Why happiness matters: The importance of psychological well-being and development as we move into the future" by The Collective Unconscious. 
  4. "Going to industry after your PhD - experiences from former PhD students" by Saab Technologies. 


If I cannot make it to the event, I will let P-NUT know by 15 of November (12:00) at the latest. 

Available for consultation here

The terms can be consulted here