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    • Bruzz is organising the biggest Spaghetti Fest in the world and our university is going to help them achieve this feat for charity. From 26-30 November various kinds of delicious pasta will be on offer in the student restaurant and part of the price you pay will go to ‘toekomstATELIERdelAvenir’.

      TADA is a non-profit organization that provides supplementary, voluntary, motivational and society-oriented education to vulnerable teenagers from disadvantaged neighbourhoods. 

    • Would you like to read your e-mails on your smartphone or sync your Facebook calendar to your Outlook App? We are here to guide you through the wonderful world of our VUB apps in a few easy steps.

    • Who are we looking for?
      We are looking for enthusiastic students who want to give us and other VUB'ers a fresh take on various events and student life in general through videos or stories. This could be the VUB ski trip, a VUB sports event, a debate, an exclusive event, a tour of the new student housing, student life in Brussels, projects at the VUB, work at the VUB, ...

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    • On the 27th of September our partner Brik celebrates the start of the new academic year with their annual free student festival Brussel Brost. This year it will be held at the new and improved Tour & Taxis site (Havenlaan 86C, 1000 Brussels).

      Come and enjoy a great line up with Zoey Hasselbank, Mensch Erger Je Niet, AliA B2B Mambele, Blu Samu en TheColorGrey among others. For more names and information go to brusselbrost.be.

    • As of September 1st 2016 the prices for student meals are indexed yearly. It's based on the evolution of the consumption index.

      As of September 1st 2018 the rates are the following:

      • Day menu, fish and veggie: € 5,30
      • Pasta bar: € 5,10
      • Wok: € 5,00
      • Cold dishes: € 5,00
    • VUB TechTransfer wishes to create more awareness of entrepreneurship with researchers and young professionals and organizes two courses: 


      • Starter Seminars: provide a short but intensive introduction on the fundamentals of entrepreneurship and business.

      • Advanced Starter Seminars: business aspects and starting up a company are treated more in-depth.

    • The buses, metros and trams of the MIVB are the primary way of moving around the city. Several formulas allow you to discover the city unlimited. For 50 euros you can travel around in Brussels during the academic year. Find out how here.



      It is with sadness that VUB announces the sudden passing of Pieter Wolfs, master's student in Biology.

      We wish family, friends and fellow students strenght and courage to overcome this loss.

    • On Monday the 8th of October 2018 the Researcher Training & Development Office organises the Introduction Day for New PhD candidates in Etterbeek. As of academic year 2017-2018 it is compulsory for all PhD candidates (that started their research in 2017-18 or later) to follow the Introduction Day once during their PhD trajectory.

    • The online timetables now have an iCalender function. You can use this to import your timetable into the O365 calendar. These are the advantages.


      Icalendar enables you to