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Great Design Wanted!

We have seen Gianni Versace, Guccio Gucci, Giorgio Armani, Tom Ford, Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, Coco Chanel and the list goes on… Do YOU have what it takes to be the new VeCo designer? We want YOU to design our Vesalius College T-shirts/sweaters. Send in your designs to Vesalius Student Government at The competition […]

EPSS Sep 23 2015

EPSS Lecture: ‘The IMF in the World Economy’

As the second lecture of the EPSS lecture series on 23 September, Dr. Jeffrey Franks of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) discussed ‘The IMF in the World Economy.’ Dr. Franks provided an overview of the creation of the IMF, its initial function alongside the World Bank and WTO (formerly the GATT), and its newfound role in […]


VeCo Alumni Networking Event

On Saturday 26 September, 40 people happily joined the VeCo Alumni Networking event at A-Loft Hotel Brussels. Alumni, Faculty and VeCo staff enjoyed drinks and networking games while catching up with their old friends/professors and meeting new VeCo friends. It was great to see Alumni from years 1996 to 2015, and we look forward to the […]

Honours Class 2015

VeCo Honours Class, final presentation – TOMORROW!

Come and join us to watch the final presentations of this year’s VeCo Honours Class! Under the supervision of Dr. Willi Scholz, 11 students from Vesalius College were divided into 2 groups. Both groups have been working  throughout the summer, in cooperation with the Global Economic Symposium, to come up with an actionable proposal that addresses some of […]

EPSS sep 21

EPSS Lecture: ‘Whither EU-US Relations’

On Monday, 21 September, the European Peace & Security Studies (EPSS) lecture series Fall 2015 started with ‘Whither EU-US Relations’ by Fernando Andresen Guimarães of the European External Action Service (EEAS). Dr. Guimarães opened the lecture with a brief summary of the current relationship between the US and the EU touching on the new TTIP proposal currently […]

Career service

Individual Career Coaching sessions

Vesalius and Study Abroad students have the great opportunity to meet a career advisor from the consultancy key2advance for an individual 30-minute career advice session. Session Aim: To help students gain clarity on what field/job they want to enter and tailor their application documents (CV & cover letters) accordingly. For those that have no idea […]

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VeCo welcomes students from St. Knuds Gymnasium, Denmark

On September 17, 50 students from St. Knuds Gymnasium, Denmark visited Vesalius College.  They participated in the information session on each major, certificate programmes, as well as the internship programmes. Five current VeCo students also took part in a Q & A session in small groups, helping St. Knuds Gymnasium students get a better picture on what VeCo […]

EPSS Oct 12

EPSS Lecture: ‘Consolidating Peace in Africa’

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the European Peace & Security Studies lecture on: ‘Consolidating Peace in Africa’ Speaker: Ejeviome Eloho Otobo, Non-Resident Senior Expert in Peacebuilding & Global Economic Policy, Global Governance Institute Date: 12 October, 2015 (Mon) Time: 18:00-20:00 Place: Vesalius College (Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels) Attendance is free (this lecture is also open […]

Sep 23 EPSS lecture

EPSS Lecture: ‘The IMF in the World Economy’

The 2nd European Peace & Security Studies lecture will be on: ‘The IMF in the World Economy’ Speaker: Jeffrey Franks, Director and Senior Resident Representative to the EU, IMF Europe Office in Paris & Brussels Date: 23 September, 2015 (Wed) Time: 18:00-20:00 Place: Vesalius College (Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels) Attendance is free (this lecture is […]


A new partnership with the German National Library for Economics (ZBW)

Vesalius College is thrilled to announce a new partnership with the German National Library for Economics – ZBW (and its Leibniz Information Centre for Economics) to become the representative organization for Belgium in the Global EconBiz network of economic institutes and business schools. The ZBW is the world’s largest library for economics and the EconBiz […]

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