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Astronomy Taster Day 7 February

Thursday 7 February 2019
Please note: entrance via the Leiden University Science Campus’
Niels Bohrweg 2
2333 CA Leiden

Do you want to find out if the Astronomy master’s programme is a good fit for you? Visit Leiden Observatory and take a sneak preview of life as an Astronomy master’s student. You will have lunch with our current master’s students who are happy to share their study experiences with you. Next, you will follow the first lecture of the Astronomy master’s course Large Scale Structure and Galaxy Formation by Prof.dr. Koen Kuijken, professor of galactic astronomy at Leiden Observatory. A tour through the building and drinks with our Astronomy master’s students will conclude your Astronomy Taster Day.

Please note that the Astronomy Taster Day is only open to prospective students with relevant prior education who have not yet applied for the programme.



Welcome by Astronomy master’s student Amy Louca at the reception of the Science Campus, Einsteinweg 55, 2333 CC Leiden


Lunch with Astronomy master’s students and Study Advisor


Lecture Large Scale Structure and Galaxy Formation by Prof.dr. Koen Kuijken


Break with refreshments


Tour through the building and laboratories


Drinks with Astronomy master’s students

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