E-mailetiquette

(17-10-2016)

Nowadays students send a lot of e-mails, eg. towards teachers or faculty staff.

The manner in which you email, determines the impression you leave behind. To study related issues, use your UGent e-mail address. Always prepare your e-mails well. Common mistakes include sending emails that are not actually needed because the information is available elsewhere (eg. on Minerva or website), forgot to mention who you are and what programme you follow, use a little professional salutation, linguistic errors, …

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