International Affairs


Live Streaming

During our live streaming session you will have the chance to learn more about one of our programmes, connect with our students, and ask all your questions.  Please see below for the upcoming session and register to participate for free. Wednesday, 29 April, 14:00 (CET) Studying in Belgium at Vesalius College Register here.

Inaugural Lecture: “Ghosts of the Future”

Please note that the venue for this lecture has changed – it is now room E0.05, which is just next to the original venue E0.09. Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the inaugural lecture of the spring semester 2020 – “Ghosts of the Future: EU External Relations in an Increasingly Fractured World.” Date: […]

VeCo and University of New York join forces once again for Model EU event in January 2020

In January 2020, a delegation of Vesalius College (VeCo) students will participate in the Model EU 2020, a large-scale event organised by the State University of New York (SUNY) and hosted by VeCo in Brussels. During this SUNY Model EU, students and universities will represent country delegations in preparing to attend a European Council Summit. […]

Graduation: Class of 2019

On July 6th Vesalius College held a commencement ceremony to celebrate the achievements of the Class of 2019. Acting Dean Olesya Tkacheva opened the event by highlighting the uniqueness of VeCo’s approach to education that makes its graduates competitive worldwide. The college was honored to have President Emeritus of European Council and former Prime Minister of […]

Panel Discussion: Human Rights in Europe

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the panel discussion on Human Rights in Europe. Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2019 Time: 18:00 Location: Rome room, Vesalius College (Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Ixelles) We are delighted to announce that the following guests will be our speakers for the event: Claude Cahn, UN Human Rights Regional Office […]

Vesalius College organises a panel on International Trade and Global Economy at the prestigious European Business Summit

Vesalius College, as knowledge partner to the prestigious European Business Summit 2019 in Brussels, organised a session on international trade called “Towards a More Forceful Trade Strategy in Perplexing Global Economy.” The European Business Summit’s 2019 edition took place on 6th and 7th of May in the Egmont Palace in Brussels. It welcomed 1620 participants, […]

VeCo Prof. Dordelli Rosales comments on Euronews on Venezuela’s crisis

On Monday 2nd May 2019, Dr. Nelson Dordelli Rosales, Vesalius College Head of Law Department, was interviewed by EURONEWS and asked to comment on current Venezuela’s crisis. You can see the interview below:

EU Presidential Debate Watch Party: Politics, pilsner and pizza!

On 15 May, the lead candidates (spitzenkandidaten) of all the political parties running for the 2019 European Elections will take part in a live debate on the future of Europe. Vesalius College is hosting a watch party. We will watch the debate together, enjoy free beer and pizza, and listen to some of our professors […]

Special Lecture: “U.S. Constitutional Law in the Trump Era”

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to this special lecture on “U.S. Constitutional Law in the Trump Era” When: April 24 (Wed) 11:30 – 14:00 Where: VUB D-building D3.05 (third floor), seats 48 (see the campus map) Speaker: Stephen Barnes, J.D., Assistant Dean of Graduate and International Programs at the Pennsylvania State University ABOUT THE […]

VeCo Students Go to New York – SUNY Model EU

Five students from Vesalius College are now participating in the Model EU, organized by the State University of New York, taking place from April 4 till April 6. The SUNY Model EU is the longest established, continuous simulation of the European Union in the United States, bringing together over 150 students from EU member states and accession countries with students […]