Open Days and other events

If you choose to study at Leiden University, you will receive proper guidance in making the right choices. Our Leiden Study system will help you to first orientate in the study of your choice and then help you investigate your options in greater detail.

Experience Day

Are you enthusiastic about studying Archaeology in Leiden? Come visit us at our location to see our lecture rooms and student facilities, to experience the atmosphere and find out what studying at the Faculty of Archaeology in Leiden is really like. You can attend your first real lecture, be informed about the programme in detail, get a tour of our building and student facilities, and even meet your future fellow students.

Open Day

All Leiden University studies and student facilities are represented in the monumental Pieterskerk building. The Faculty of Archaeology will be there for you to give information on our programme. Please join our presentation “Study Archaeology in Leiden” and talk to students and study advisors.
You will find answers to questions such as: What is the set-up of the programme? Why should you choose this particular programme at Leiden University? What are your options after completing it? Is this the right choice for you?

Online trial study module (Preparing for uni: Archaeology) – start in fall or spring

This online course for prospective students will allow you to experience what the Archaeology programme at Leiden University has to offer. You will also get an overall impression of what is expected from our students. Over a period of four weeks you will read articles and complete online assignments. This experience, combined with our individual feedback, will give you an idea whether or not studying Archaeology suits you.