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Why join Lugus?

Are you going to study Industrial Engineering and Management at the University of Groningen?

TBV Lugus is the study association of Industrial Engineering and Management students at the university which has about 700 members for whom various activities are organized. We have created a dynamic community with a good support in your study endeavours as well as a social place to call home.

Lugus is also an association where a hard working mentality prevails, in which all its students like to participate in organizing high-end activities. These are activities that will boost you and your fellow study companions, and will bring your career to the next level.

TBV Lugus is a genuine student association, one in which equality and cooperative thinking of solutions, which are the main characteristics of the study IEM, are expressed.

Why become a member?

Study association TBV Lugus organizes, several fun, lively, interesting and sporting activities during the academic year. In addition, we focus on guiding students in completing their study. Especially since the advent of the BSA, it has revealed that this assistance is not only very appreciated but to many students really necessary. Lugus hires student teachers in order to give additional support tutorials, an extensive range of practice exams, summaries made by student teachers and training material.

All activities and support materials are available exclusively to members of Lugus. Being a member gives you the opportunity to meet your classmates at socials and parties and also receive four copies a year of our magazine the 'Lugograaf’. It keeps you informed of the activities carried out by companies or associations which are interesting for your field of work.

Also, the association organizes a book sale each semester, in which the books are significantly lower priced compared to the original price. You can order all your books on our website and pay using iDEAL or with a debit card. Your books will usually be send to your home adress withing 2 working days. 

What does it cost, and how do I join?

Becoming a member of TBV Lugus costs 25 euros for your entire stay, which you pay at the beginning of your study time. This makes you a member of Lugus as long as you’re a student of Industrial Engineering and Management at the University of Groningen. The membership fee is exceeded by the discount on your books, which makes joining Lugus practically free of charge. 

If you want to join, send an email to Please include your name, address, student number and mobile number. You can also always go to our member room.

Get a quick overview of what Lugus embodies in this Lugus Infographic