Frequently Asked Questions

You might still have some questions about InterSib, on this page we try to answer most of them. If you remain with a question unanswered after reading this please contact us via;

Q: I did not receive an e-mail after my registration, what to do?
A: Check your spam inbox, you will probably find it there. Otherwise, send us an e-mail!

Q: Is joining the introduction mandatory?
A: It is not mandatory, but you do not want to miss it! Because during the InterSib you will get to know all your classmates and the other fellow students. Most students reflect back on the InterSib as the moment where they build friendships for life! Since most students will join, it will not be very favorable to miss out, though when you decide not to join the InterSib it has no consequences for the academic year as it is a stand-alone event.

Q: Where will we sleep during the InterSib?
A: The location of InterSib remains a secret until your departure, this makes the week even more excited! On location you will sleep in a large tent with your fellow students, there are showers available. At night there will be security surveillance around the sleeping accommodation.

Q: When will InterSib 2018 take place?
A: The InterSib will take place from Tuesday the 28th until the 31st of August 2018. 

Q: How can I pay for the InterSib? 
A: Under "Registration Intersib" you will find a page called "payment" where it is explained in clear steps how to pay for your introduction and to make sure you have completed the registration correctly.

Q: What do we eat and what is included?
A: During the InterSib we will take good care of you! Breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks will be provided and are complementary. You will have to pay for your own drinks during the InterSib but of course, we keep in mind we are all students not wanting to spend too much money 😉

Q: How do I move my bicycle to Breda?
A: You can take your bike with you on the train to Breda, this requires an additional train ticket. This ticket you can buy at the ticket service desk on the station or via the automates selling ticketsTravel with your bike by train

Q: What if I do not have a Bicycle?
A: Having a bike is not necessary during the InterSib. However, it might be handy to get around in Breda. You may find a bike on this facebook page or via this bike shop.

Q: I have a room in Breda, is it possible to sleep there?
A: No, during the InterSib you are not allowed to sleep at another accommodation or to leave the festive location at any time. NHTV is responsible for your wellbeing and will take good care of you!

Q: I am allergic or have a special diet, will this be taken into account?
A: Of course! When you are going to register there is a special section where you can fill out any special diets, allergies or medical concerns. We will do our best to provide appropriate meals that will suit everyone. We will make sure you are able to enjoy a nice meal with your classmates.

Q: What if I have a disability?
A: Please contact us via the contact page or send an e-mail to, so we can make this event as pleasant as possible for you.

Q: Which studies can participate in the InterSib?
A: The InterSib is ONLY for Hotel Management and Facility Management students.

Q: What are the alcohol and drugs policies during the InterSib?
A: In the Netherlands, it is forbidden by the law to drink alcohol under the age of 18, this rule also accounts during the introduction. You are allowed to smoke cigarettes in the outside areas. Drugs are strictly forbidden!

Q: Is there an ATM available during the InterSib?
A: No, there is no ATM available. Yet you can buy consumption coins with cash and pin (by card).

Q: What do I need to bring to InterSib?
A: Please find this information on the page of the packing list.

Q: Where can I find my student number? 
A: You will receive your student number from the NHTV in a letter via the mail. This letter will also contain your password. If you do not know your student number yet please call NHTV Student Office or send them your question via the link.

Q: Can I also participate parts of the program?
A: No. You can only participate the entire four-day program.

InterSib 2018