Studievereniging Balans


Connecting for the Future, Creating Oportunities

Balans connects Saxion SFIB students in Accountancy, Finance & Control, Finance Tax and Advice, and International Finance and Accounting with industry leaders for internships and networking opportunities.

Study Association

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Why you should become a member


Find the ideal internship that suits you through Balans. We organize events where our members can easily come into contact with, among others, accounting firms and the tax authorities.

Networking Events

Make valuable connections with business professionals during our networking events. Expand your network and take your first steps towards your future career.

Membership Benefits

Discover a world full of opportunities as a member. Get access to our events and activities. Go on a study trip with us and experience unique moments.

Career Workshops

Improve your career prospects with our extensive workshops. Master interview skills, create impressive resumes and prepare for success.

Company Visits

Enter the business world through company visits organized by our partners. Get a clear picture of the daily activities and you might even see your future workplace.

Social Activities

Become a member of our study association and participate in our social activities. Make connections informally and get to know other students.

Join our community today

Unlock a world of opportunity and connect with industry leaders. Become a member of Balans and start your journey to a successful future.

About Us

Welcome to Balans Study Association! Since our establishment in 1990, we have been dedicated to enhancing the student experience for those studying Accountancy, Finance & Control, Finance Tax and Advice, and International Finance and Accounting at Saxion University of Applied Sciences in Deventer and Enschede.

Our mission is simple: to make student life more enjoyable and convenient. We achieve this by providing valuable opportunities for personal and professional growth. We connect students with leading industry corporations, assist them in finding internships, and offer workshops and activities that support the development of essential skills.

As a member of Balans, you’ll benefit from a vibrant community, exclusive advantages, and the opportunity to expand your network. We take pride in our strong partnerships with over 20 global companies, including Boon Administraties, Mazars, BonsenReuling, Deloitte, KPMG, EY, PwC, and many others.

At Balans, it’s all about building valuable relationships, fostering growth, and creating opportunities. We invite you to be a part of our community and enhance your student journey with us. Together, we’re building a brighter future.





Why Choose Us

Why should you choose Balans Study Association? We have a strong commitment to enhancing the student experience and fostering your personal and professional development. Our benefits are numerous, including access to valuable opportunities, workshops, networking events, and more. At Balans, you become part of a vibrant community and have the chance to build valuable connections with future employers. Discover why so many students choose Balans!

Study Trip

Explore the World with Us!

Experience new cultures, forge lasting friendships, and enhance your knowledge on our upcoming study trip. Keep an eye on our social media channels for updates.

Cultural Enrichment
Community Building
Networking Events

Member Testimonials

In this section, you can hear directly from our members about their personal experiences with Balans. Our members are at the heart of our community, and their stories shed light on the real impact of our services. Read their testimonials and get inspired by their journeys.

Discover how Balans has transformed the lives and careers of our members through their inspiring stories.

Meet Our Team

Get to know the dedicated individuals behind
the scenes at Balans who make it all happen.

Martin Hattingh


Yosua Suward

External Relations

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Lahdo Dibo


Deborah Baas

Internal Relations

Relive memorable moments

Event Highlights



22 September 2023

Padel Event SV Balans

25 MAY 2023

Network & Drinks Event

12 MAY 2023

Padel & Dinner Event

29 MAY 2023

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