Student administration for guest students


To become a guest student at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel you can apply through this page. You do not apply through the general application system. Press the orange button 'Apply' below to start your application.

Before you apply

! The main requisite is that you have permission of both universities (your home university and the VUB) to enrol.
! Are you a student at Ghent University? If so, please contact your faculty in Ghent before applying here.

Available courses

Below you will find per VUB faculty an overview with the available courses in PDF. 
If there is no overview available, please contact the faculty at the email address mentioned for more information.



Courses / contact information

Economic and Social Sciences and Solvay Business School 


Click here for an overview

Science and Bio-engineering Sciences 


Contact studentenadministratie [at] we [dot] vub [dot] ac [dot] be for more information

Physical Education and Physiotherapy


Click here for an overview



Contact mireille [dot] ponet [at] vub [dot] ac [dot] be for more information

Medicine and Pharmacy


Contact petra [dot] jacobs [at] vub [dot] ac [dot] be for more information

Arts and Philosophy


Contact stbfaclw [at] vub [dot] ac [dot] be for more information.

Psychology and Educational Sciences


Contact inge [dot] van [dot] mol [at] vub [dot] ac [dot] be for more information

Law and Criminology


Click here for an overview

Start your application

Click the apply button to start your application:

The application consists of two parts:

  1. Personal information (including your picture)
  2. Programme information
    You should indicate here which course/courses you would like to enrol in at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.

After you have applied

The VUB faculty that is responsible for the course/courses will review your application. When you have received the approval of the faculty, your application will be finalised by the Education and Student administration. After that the VUB faculty will register your course/courses for you.

Tuition fee

You do not need to pay tuition fee for the course/courses that you follow as a guest student at the VUB.