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Securing a promising future after VeCo

The Bachelor of International & European Law was established by Vesalius College in 2014. Five years later, the international reach of the bachelor law program was recognized when Pennsylvania State University granted one full scholarship to a bright Vesalius law student. It offers VeCo students a prestigious US School of Law to complete their legal […]

BA Student of International Affairs Publishes Opinion Piece for The Brussels Times

Bachelor student of International Affairs at Vesalius College, Emilia Koivisto, published an opinion piece for The Brussels Times titled “Happy people in the world’s happiest country?”. In her article, Emilia writes about life satisfaction of Finns and happiness as emotional condition versus material condition in Finland. Read the full opinion piece here.  

Vesalius Capstone teacher starts a new social start-up for businesses who want to reopen

Bram Vandeperre, Capstone teacher of our BA in Business Studies, has started a new social start-up Creative Social Distancing, aiming at providing masks on a large scale for businesses who want to reopen. Whether it is having a standard white cotton mask or designing a mask with text, visuals or a company logo, their main […]

Vesalius College office and lectures go digital

Following the decision of the National Security Council, Vesalius College at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) will make the following adjustments to its organisation as of Friday 13 March 24:00 until 19 April 2020.  Vesalius College will not close but will go completely digital. As of Monday 16 March 2020, all classes will be offered in […]

Diversity and Inclusion Workshop

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE: Please note that as a result of the ‘social distancing’ measures currently implemented at our College to combat the further spreading of the corona virus, we have postponed all our events until further notice. We will post any updates about this situation on our website and social media channels. ________   CIEE […]

Andrée Bingen Senior Scholarship Award Spring 2020

Vesalius College is pleased to announce the Andrée Bingen Senior Scholarship Award for Spring 2020. 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 minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8. Preference will be given to students in financial difficulty if applicable. Please note that […]

Free Executive Education Opportunity – the Politics of International Development

IES, VeCo and the University of Warwick offer a joint training programme in Brussels – January 17-18, 2020 The Institute for European Studies (IES), Vesalius College (VeCo) in Brussels and the Department of Politics and International Studies (PAIS) of the University of Warwick in the UK are offering a joint training programme on the Politics […]

EPSS series lecture: Migration within and from Africa?

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the first lecture of the EPSS series in the 2019-20 academic year. The topic will be ‘Migration within and from Africa?’, brought by Rainer Münz, special adviser on Migration and Demography at the EPSC, the in-house think tank advising the President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker. […]

Internship & Career Workshop

The Fall 2019 Internship & Career Workshop will take place on Thursday, 17 October from 18:00 – 21:00 at VeCo 2. The workshop will be given by Chantelle Boduel, EU Advocacy Officer at Global Health Advocates (GHA), working on development policies as it relates to health and social rights. Prior to joining GHA, Chantelle worked […]

Prof. Van Kerckhoven and Prof. Koops receive prestigious “Rutherford Fellowships”

VeCo professors Sven Van Kerckhoven (Head of the Business & Economics Department) and Professor Koops (Professor of International Affairs and outgoing Dean of Vesalius College) have both been awarded the prestigious “Rutherford Strategic International Fellowship”. Funded by the UK’s Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy “to attract highly skilled researchers and the best and […]