Switch periods

Questions and general information about the switch weeks, a part of the elective registration process.

Can I switch electives between Rounds 1 and 2?
No, it is not possible to switch electives during or between Rounds 1 and 2. You will only be able to switch electives during one of the official switch wee...
Wed, 20 Oct, 2021 at 10:03 AM
I was not allocated to my favorite elective and it is full. What are my options?
When an elective is full, it is full - course coordinators and MSc Programme Management will not be able to add more seats to a full course. Please make su...
Wed, 20 Oct, 2021 at 10:05 AM
I missed one of the preference ranking rounds. What are my options?
If you miss one (or both) of the preference ranking rounds, no elective(s) will be allocated to you. You may then participate in the switch week(s) to selec...
Wed, 20 Oct, 2021 at 10:07 AM
Can I drop a course after the switch week?
Officially it is not possible to drop a course after the switch week. If you were unable to deregister in the Elective Registration System due to personal c...
Wed, 20 Oct, 2021 at 10:48 AM
I am a recidivist student and want to improve the result of an elective that I have completed last academic year.
Note: A recidivist student is a student that is in the second year of the same MSc programme the student started last academic year. We cannot never ...
Wed, 20 Oct, 2021 at 12:48 PM
How do the switch weeks work?
It is not possible to change your electives between Rounds 1 and 2. After the end of Round 2, there will be several opportunities for you to change your ele...
Wed, 20 Oct, 2021 at 2:44 PM
When are the switch weeks?
Here you can find the dates for the switch periods of this academic year: Before Block 3: Monday 10 January 2022, 08:30 – Sunday 16 January 2022, 23:59...
Wed, 20 Oct, 2021 at 2:45 PM
I missed a switch week. What can I do?
Please follow the link to this article for your options if you missed the opportunity to participate during a switch period.
Wed, 20 Oct, 2021 at 3:07 PM