Student News


International and European Law department welcomes Birgit Van Hout, Regional Representative for Europe at the UN Human Rights Office

On November 26th 2019 the department of International and European Law welcomed Birgit Van Hout , Regional Representative for Europe, UN Human Rights Office (OHCHR).  Mss Van Hout addressed our law students with several questions regarding the rights and freedoms codified in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. She emphasized on the importance of the […]

First MA students’ organisation guest lecture on diplomatic etiquette

The MA students’ organisation organised a roundtable event on the diplomatic etiquette. Senve D. Tehmeh, the Head of Public Affairs of the Liberian Embassy, and fellow classmates of the MA in Diplomacy and Global Governance of the Vesalius College, presented the rudiments of the dress-code to adopt for diplomatic events. His experience and lessons from […]

Internship & Career Workshop

The Spring 2019 Internship & Career Workshop will take place at VeCo on Friday, 22 March from 17:00 – 20:00 in The Hague. The workshop will be given by Dr. Martine Alonso Marquis. She is a political advisor on foreign affairs to a Member of the European Parliament, a teacher of International Relations at Sciences […]

Andrée Bingen Senior Scholarship Award – Spring 2019

Vesalius College is pleased to announce the Andrée Bingen Senior Scholarship Award for Spring 2019. The scholarship is awarded to one student, each semester, and is for €1000. To be eligible, you must be a 3rd year student with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.8, preference will be given to students in financial difficulty if […]

Franz Bingen Honours Essay Prize 2018 – 2019

Vesalius College is pleased to announce the Franz Bingen Honours Essay Prize for the 2018-2019 academic year. This prize is awarded to one student for the best Honours Essay (at least A-), and is for €250. All students who submit an Honours Essay this academic year are automatically in the running to win the award. No formal application […]

Andrée Bingen Senior Scholarship Award – Fall 2018

Vesalius College is pleased to announce the Andrée Bingen Senior Scholarship Award for Fall 2018. The scholarship is awarded to one student, each semester, and is for €1000. To be eligible, you must be a 3rd year student with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.8, preference will be given to students in financial difficulty if […]

VeCo student wins the BAEF fellowship to pursue a Master’s degree in the US and to serve as a Cultural Ambassador

Emiel Haeghebaert, a third-year student at Vesalius, has won the prestigious BAEF (Belgian American Educational Foundation) fellowship to pursue a Master’s degree in the United States. The fellowship is awarded to a small number of exceptional Belgian and U.S. nationals to strengthen transatlantic ties.   Emiel is from Knokke-Heist in Belgium and is studying International Affairs at Vesalius […]

Welcome to Vesalius College – Fall Orientation 2017

The fall semester kicked off with the 3-day orientation, welcoming students from all around the world! Over the orientation week, students got acquainted with all that VeCo has to offer while making new friends and settling into their new community, new city and/or new country! Good luck, and enjoy your VeCo experience! Please click the picture […]

VeCo Student Stephan Bergmann Johansen has been selected for the Fulbright Summer Institute

International and European Law student Stephan Bergmann Johansen has been selected to participate in ‘The Study of the U.S. Institute for European Student Leaders on Social Entrepreneurship’ which will take place in Tennessee and Washington DC this summer. Stephan, together with another Norwegian student, will represent Fulbright’s Norwegian branch at the institute. The programme will […]

VeCo 30-Year Anniversary BBQ

At the occasion of VeCo’s 30-year anniversary, Vesalius College and the Vesalius Student Government have the pleasure to invite you to VeCo’s 30-year Anniversary BBQ, taking place on Saturday, May 13 from 14:00 onwards at the VUB campus! Join us to celebrate this important milestone for VeCo together with VeCo students, faculty, staff and alumni. […]