Top 3 reasons to study here

  • The College’s faculty is dedicated to instilling a spirit of critical inquiry and ethical responsibility.
  • Using teaching methods that emphasize academic independence, integrity, and an analytical approach to problem-solving.

About

Research

  • Deepening European Union – Gulf Cooperation Council Relations
  • Effective Technology Transfer in Biotechnology
  • Command and Control in Peacekeeping: Comparing UN, EU and NATO Approaches
  • The EU as a Diplomatic Actor: Processes, Policies and Performance
  • United Nations Peacekeeping Operations 1948 – present: Lessons Learned and Future Challenges

Career

To assist students with life after college and to prepare them for their internships, Vesalius College offers students in their final year the opportunity to attend career seminars and individual coaching sessions. This free service aims to help graduates gain a competitive advantage in the job market after graduation. This is achieved by helping students determine their career objectives in addition to acquiring the skill sets necessary to achieve their professional goals. The workshops range from CV and cover letter writing to information on networking and how to apply for various internship programmes offered in Brussels.

Master's Programmes

Social Sciences (2)

Services

Student services

Each student is assigned to an Academic Advisor (one of the professors). The Academic Advisor works with the student to personalise his/her course schedule. Academic Advisors also assist students in identifying relevant courses and offer support throughout their academic career at Vesalius College.

Housing services

Finding a room in Brussels might seem complicated. On this page, you will find information about the housing market, including the tips which you need to pay attention to before signing a contract.

Contents include the following:
  • Areas (description and map)
  • Rooms (Budget, shared houses, ads)
  • Contract (length of the contract, websites with ads to find a room, students residences)

ICT services

Computer and Internet access is an essential part of student life. The Vesalius College computer lab features PCs and Apple computers, as well as facilities for students with laptops to connect to the College’s computer network. Students also have access to the extensive computer resources at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, including the free campus-wide wireless network.

Student Life

Sports facilities

Vesalius students have full access to the newly renovated and expanded gym and athletic facilities at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and can choose from over 20 sports. With numerous spacious parks and a forest at its doorstep, Brussels offers students opportunities for biking, running, a scenic stroll or simply relaxing. University facilities include a swimming pool, track and field court, soccer and rugby field, and tennis and squash courts.

Student clubs

The Vesalius Student Government (VSG) is an elected student body and acts as the main liaison between students and the academic administration of Vesalius College. The VSG appoints representatives to the Academic Council, which is the academic governance of the College, and regularly meets with the Dean on matters that affect the students at the College. The VSG also has a social function, organising welcome activities for new students, sports activities, seasonal parties, drama evenings and other social activities throughout the year.

Accreditation

Dutch Flemish Accreditation Organisation (NVAO)

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