International Trips - Aureus

International Trips

Explore your global opportunities!

Aureus organizes many international trips, holidays, and projects for you to maximize your experience beyond our borders. No matter what study phase you are in, there’s a trip suited for everyone. Read more about our Wintersports Trip, European Study Trip, Graduates Development Program, and Amsterdam Research Project below & hop on!


Wintersports Trip

Travel with us to the snow and get ready for the most fun week of your entire studies! Right after the exams of the third period, on February 2nd, we head off to the Alps for a week full of snowboarding, skiing & Après-Skiing of course!
No experience? No problem! You can also take lessons and become a pro together with your fellow students. So whether you’re just getting started or you’ve already been shredding the slopes for years, join the Aureus Wintersports Trip for the best ski trip of your life. After all, how could you doubt between School or Risoul?

When:  from Friday February 2nd to Sunday February 11th 2018
Where: Risoul • French Alps
Price:    only €399.-

This event is open to all members of Aureus. Applications will open later this week, but beware: our ski trip is extremely popular and is always completely full within a day! Make sure you don’t miss out & subscribe to the Application Reminder Mail at the bottom of this page.


European Study Trip

The EST is our biggest study trip for which we visit a different European Capital for a whole week every year!
During this week you will not only visit all must-see’s & landmarks of the city, but you’ll also get in touch with some of the biggest companies & multinationals stationed in the capital city so you can start exploring the many opportunities you have as a business student to start an international career. On top of all that during the daytime, you will of course spend your nights exploring the amazing nightlife & party together with all the other students!

When:  from Saturday March 31st to Saturday April 7th 2018
Where: Rome • Italy
Price:    only €349.-

This is an Aureus Juniors event, which means it is open to all 1st- & 2nd-year Bachelor students. Applications will open in a few weeks, but you can already subscribe to the Application Reminder Mail at the bottom of this page!


Graduates Development Program

Do you strive to make the world a better place & would you like to make a change in a local, underdeveloped community? Then the Graduates Development Program is the international project for you!
Over the course of several months, you and 15 other students will prepare to run this unique student development project and travel to the other side of the world for three weeks to use your academic knowledge & help communities in an upcoming economy improve their small businesses and society.

Project Preparation
When:  from February 2018 to July 2018
Where: Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

When:  July 2018
Where: Haut Bay • South Africa
Price:    €975.-

This is an Aureus Seniors project, which means it is open to all Master & 3rd-year Bachelor students. Applications are open! However, if you  need more time to think, subscribe to the Application Reminder Mail at the bottom of this page!


Amsterdam Research Project

Do you dream of becoming an international consultant? Then why wait?! Put your ambitions to the test and become that international consultant for a year with the Amsterdam Research Project!
The ARP helps Dutch firms & multinationals like ABN Amro, KPMG, Philips, Schiphol, and Shell enter frontier economies by performing on-the-ground market research across the globe. As of early 2018 we are looking for new committee members to run this big, international project for the coming year. During this year you will first choose the next destination for your own project yourself together with the rest of your committee, then you will select the consultants for your project towards the summer, and as of September you will all work together to select the companies for which you will do the actual consultancy work on location in the spring of 2019!

Committee & Project Preparation
When:  from February 2018 to March 2019
Where: Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

When:  Spring 2019
Where: TBA
Price:    TBA

This is a Golden Aureus Committee, which means it is of the highest level and therefore only open to the best & most-experienced students. Applications will open next year, but you can already subscribe to the Application Reminder Mail below! Are you up for the challenge?!