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    • In the Belgian legislation, the extension procedure for students who have their residency based on studies, has been changed substantially compared to previous years.

      As of now you are obliged to initiate the extension procedure of your Belgian ID card at the latest 15 days before the expiration date. This is the most significant change!

    • On behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (AMEXCID) invites foreign citizens who are interested in studying for a specialization, master’s degree or doctorate, conducting graduate or postdoctoral research, or taking part in an undergraduate or graduate-level academic mobility program, to participate in the 2019 Mexican Government Scholarship Program for International Students.

    • On the 19th of February 2019 the second edition of the International Student Conference was held as part of the Week of the Student at the VUB. The first one was spearheaded by Jimmy Hendry Nzally, PhD student and former chair of the International Student Platform. The conference is a collaboration between ISP and the Student Council on university policy. At VUB it is important that students can voice their opinion on key issues. As 21% of the student body has an international background it is also vital they get the opportunity to participate in the decision making.

    • VUB International Relations Office launches call for internationalisation activities organised by VUB Students.

      The objective is to provide funding for students to organise events related to internationalisation. This means events which,

    • Je houdt van anders reizen? Je wilt de wereld op een unieke manier ontdekken en je bent daarbovenop ook nog eens gebeten door vrijwilligerswerk?  Dan is een vrijwilligersreis met Bouworde vzw iets voor jou!

      Veertien dagen meedraaien in een centrum voor kinderen met een beperking in Kroatië? Vier weken bouwen aan een informaticalokaal in Togo? Een kennismaking met het onderwijs in Tanzania of Indonesië? Of liever drie maanden duurzaam leren bouwen met bamboe in de Filipijnen? Het kan allemaal!