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European Universities Consortium (EUC) visits Japan

This fall, five universities from the European Universities Consortium (EUC) – Bocconi (Italy), EHL (Switzerland), IE (Spain), Jacobs (Germany) and Vesalius (Belgium) – will be visiting Japan and organise the information session on Study in Europe in English. This event is to provide students with the information about Study Abroad opportunities in Europe. Representatives from these 5 English-speaking […]

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VeCo Honours Class finishes second in the US State Department competition

Our heartfelt congratulations to the VeCo’s Honours Class on their fantastic achievements in Washington DC! This competition ‘Peer 2 Peer’ was organized by the US State Department to develop a campaign on challenging extremism.  VeCo students’ project ‘Newsworthy,’ led by Prof. Serge Stroobants, was selected as one of three finalists and students traveled to DC for their final presentation […]


GMAT Prep Course: Fall 2016

Starting at the end of August 2016, VeCo will be offering a 3-month GMAT prep course for VeCo students, study abroad students and alumni. The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a standardised test that the top universities and business schools in the world require as an assessment of an applicant’s ability to succeed in […]

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Dean Koops talks about ‘Brexit’ on the Korean radio Busan e-FM90.5

Prof. Dr. Joachim Koops, Dean of Vesalius College, has been interviewed by Busan e-FM90.5, an English-speaking radio station in South Korea. During their morning programme ‘Morning Wave in Busan,’  he spoke about ‘Brexit’ – what it is, what role does the UK play within the EU, current situation, and also shared his opinion on how […]

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Evening Lecture: ‘Trust, Governance & Citizenship in Post-Euromaidan Ukraine’

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the lecture, ‘Trust, Governance & Citizenship in Post-Euromaidan Ukraine.’ When: Wednesday, 29th June, 16.30h to 18.00h Where: Rome Room, Vesalius College (Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels) *Workshop followed by a light reception. Attendance is free but registration is required. Please register via this link. <Overview of the Event> This event […]


Mr. Geoffrey Harris joins Vesalius College as Distinguished Teaching Fellow

Vesalius College has the honour and sincere pleasure to announce that Mr Geoffrey Harris, one of the most distinguished veterans of European Integration with a 40-years career at the European Parliament, has been appointed as Distinguished Teaching Fellow for European Integration and Global Human Rights. ‘At a time when both the European integration project, transatlantic […]

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VeCo ranked amongst Top 25 ‘most Internationally oriented’ Universities 2016

Vesalius College has been ranked amongst the 25 ‘top performers’ in terms of international orientation (on the indicator – student mobility) in the 2016 European Commission funded CHE/U-Multirank global university ranking. Initiated in 2014, the CHE/U-Multirank ranking currently ranks over 1,300 universities worldwide in the five categories of (1) teaching and learning, (2) research, (3) knowledge […]


VeCo students attend an event at the European Parliament of Strasbourg

This May, a delegation of eight Vesalius students attended the European Youth Event (EYE) at the European Parliament of Strasbourg. This trip was entirely student-run. It was partly funded by the Vesalius Student Government (VSG) and by a potluck fundraiser the students organized a few weeks before their trip. Every two years, the European Parliament […]


Congratulations Class of 2016!

On May 28 (Sat), Vesalius College celebrated great accomplishments of the Class of 2016!  Although rain and even thunderstorm were forecast, on the day of graduation, everyone saw the sunshine! The ceremony opened to ‘Pomp and Circumstance,’ performed live by the string quartet (Zgazira Ukeyava, Robin van Heghe, Semen Lebedyev, Jolien Deley). This year’s commencement speaker was […]

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