During the academic year, students of the master Supply Chain Management have the opportunity to earn a certificate of extracurricular excellence signed by the Academic Director, Wendy van der Valk. The certificate of extracurricular excellence is an excellent way to acquire formal accreditation for extracurricular activities. Throughout the year, all students have multiple opportunities to enough points in order to obtain this certificate.
At the beginning of the academic year, a student should indicate via mail whether he/she is interested in obtaining the certificate. All students that apply for the certificate will receive an e-mail with more information about the structure. The progress of the certificate of excellence will only be updated for these students. Students thus cannot join the program at a later stage of the master program. Participating students will be able to follow their own progress via Blackboard. A students can earn one of two certificates:
Certificate of extracurricular activities: earn 15 points or more*
Certificate of extracurricular excellence: earn 20 points or more*
*In order to obtain the certificate, students should participate in at least 2 of the following 3 activities: Supply Chain Days, Supply Chain Battle, and EBT.
Disclaimer: some events will be for Dutch students only, please keep this in mind if you are an international student. However, there are enough possibilities to obtain the certificate if you don’t speak Dutch.
|Supply Chain Days||2 per day||
|Supply Chain Battle||2||Link|
|Asset Inhouse Day||2||Link|
|Economic Business week Tilburg (EBT)||2+2||2 for any participation, +2 point if students if student participates in an event based on CV-selection.The points will only be awarded if the activity takes place between April 3 and April 20||Link|
|Trainings||1||Applicable for Supply Chain related trainings given by both the University and Asset. All participants will receive an email if a training will count for the certificate|
|Lean SixSigma training||3||Is awarded with extra points due to the fact that a participation fee is required. Furthermore, the training consists of 6 training moments and an exam||Link|
|Kick-off session||1||1 point if the student signed up for the pubquiz|
|Seat in the sounding board||2|
|Seat in the education committee||4||2 for the education committee, 2 extra points as a seat in the education committee automatically entails the student has a seat in the sounding board|
|Active membership at study association Asset||6||Entails a commitment for an entire year (workload differs)||Link|