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    Go Abroad Fair: are you ready to start your next international experience?

    Did you know that you can go abroad for your studies, internships and/or volunteer work? 

    Come to the Go Abroad fair on the VUB's Humanities, Sciences & Engineering Campus on 17 October from 10:00-16:00 at the Study Guidance Centre/Studiebegeleiding in Building F. A number of organisations will have stands and will be able to give you any information you need to plan your international experience.

    And... you could be in with a chance to win an interrail pass!!! So come along and find out what's on offer at the Go Abroad Fair!


    Going Abroad: What's in it for you?

    There are loads of opportunities to go abroad while you are studying at VUB and loads of good reasons why you should look into it. Figures have shown that those who do spend time abroad

    • double their chances of employment a year after graduation,
    • 1/3 of Erasmus+ trainees are offered jobs in the company where they worked,
    • Erasmus+ alumni find their first job faster and tend to earn 25% more, and
    • 3/4 employers say volunteering is a + for job seekers *

    Going abroad allows you to:

    • Create an international mindset
    • Develop a global network of friends
    • See the world while studying or doing an internship
    • Grab a once in a lifetime opportunity
    • Increase your self-confidence
    • Improve your language skills.

    *source: Agence Erasmus+ 2010, European Commission  2014 & 2015

    More about us? International website

    VUB International Relations Office

    At VUB International Relations Office we welcome international students and help you to go abroad. We develop international partnerships with foreign universities, but also focus on the international experience here on campus. 

    Postal address
    Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

    Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    +32 2 614 81 01


    Monday - Tuesday - Friday
    9 AM-12.30 PM & 1.30-4.30 PM

    Wednesday - Thursday
    9 AM-12.30 PM

    From 10 September to mid October 2018
    Also open in the afternoon on Wednesday and Thursday

    Health insurance Partenamut: available every Monday.

    9 AM-12.30 PM & 1.30-4 PM