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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 […]

NVAO reaccredits VeCo BAs: “Very strong points and a unique profile in Belgium”

In 2018 in the context of the external quality assurance process, the Dutch-Flemish Accreditation Organisation (NVAO) thoroughly reviewed and assessed the academic quality of Vesalius College’s three Bachelor Programmes in Business Studies, Global Communications and International Affairs. After an extensive external evaluation led by an international panel of leading professors from the University of Cambridge […]

Call for application: SUNY Model EU 2019

Vesalius College is looking for two teams of five talented and ambitious students to partake in the SUNY Model European Union simulation in New York, hosted by the State University of New York and Ithaca College from April 4th-6th, 2019. The Model EU simulation combines over 120 university students from across Europe and the United […]

VeCo’s Open Day – Fall 2018

Another great Open Day took place on Saturday, October 20. Prospective students and families had the opportunity to meet the faculty, current students and staff members to learn more about Vesalius College. The day started with a presentation by Acting Dean Olesya Tkacheva introducing Vesalius College including outstanding programmes, faculty members, partnerships with other renowned […]

Save the Date: Next VeCo Open Day – 20 October (Sat)

  Join us for the next Open Day on Saturday, 20 October, from 13:00 – 17:00! Meet our professors, students, alumni and staff, and learn more about what the College offers! Vesalius College is an accredited higher education institution offering undergraduate, graduate and executive programmes in English to students from over 60 nationalities who strive […]

Welcome to Vesalius College – Fall Orientation 2018

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 […]

28th Graduation Ceremony 2018

  The 28th Graduation Ceremony will take place on Saturday, 7th of July 2018 at 15.00 in the Aula Qa of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Campus Etterbeek (Brussels). Graduation is an important milestone for students and their families, and Vesalius College is looking forward to this event and share this special moment with our students. 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 […]

Special Lecture: ‘The Road from Local Activism to the Nobel Peace Prize’ – Kailash Satyarthi

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the special lecture:  ‘The Road from Local Activism to the Nobel Peace Prize’ Speaker: Kailash Satyarthi, the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize recipient Date:  Friday, 26 January, 2018 Time: 17:00 – 18:30  Location: Vesalius College, Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels SPEAKER’S BIO Kailash Satyarthi is a human rights activist from India, […]

VeCo’s Open Day – Fall 2017

Another great Open Day took place on Saturday October 21. Prospective students and families had the opportunity to meet the faculty, current students and staff members to learn more about Vesalius College. The day started with a presentation by Dean Koops introducing Vesalius College including outstanding programmes, faculty members, partnerships with other renowned universities, followed […]