You can find a lot of practical information in the following presentation: Information Incoming Exchange Students 2016-2017
Additionally, you will find a lot of general practicalities regarding your exchange on this website.
The course lists for academic year 2016-2017 are published. Depending on your study field, you can consult the course lists for current academic year to compose your Learning Agreement.
By clicking on the course title, a pop-up screen with the course information will appear. You find the course reference number on top of this course sheet (we ask you to mention this number on the Learning Agreement).
Do not forget to check the course level (bachelor or master), the semester in which the course is organized and the course language!
Subject list 2016-2017
There are a lot of possibilities to feel more at home at the VUB, one of them is joining a student organisation.
Therefore they offer help in the academic, social and practical integration process. This is mainly effected through activities which include cultural and social events such as trips to various places within the country, film nights, a buddy group ,language projects, international food fests and last, but not least, parties.
More information can be found on https://my.vub.ac.be/en/student-organisations
International Student Platform (ISP)
The ISP consists of some 10-12 international students, who represent the international students. This platform has been created to give a voice to the growing number of international students at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB).
Every year, international students are invited to apply for the International Student Platform. So if you are interested in representing the belongings of the international community, please contact us on