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Being global in your backyard

You do not have to go abroad to be international. Brussels and the VUB campuses are full of opportunities to expand your international mind.


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Join the buddy program

An easy way to meet students from all over the world is to join the 'buddy program'. The student organisation 'Erasmus Student Network (ESN VUB EhB Brussels)' and the VUB International Relations Office join forces to team up Belgian and international students.  


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International student organisations

There are a few student organisations with an international focus. You can join them or attend their activities.

Language tables

Eat at the student restaurant, meet other students and practice your language skills at the same time. Keep an eye out for the signs pointing you to the right tables. The language tables start the 2nd of October, but you're welcome to join at any given time.

  • Nederlandse taaltafel maandag 12:00-13:00
  • English table Monday 12:00-13:00
  • Table française mercredi 12:00-13:00
  • Deutscher Stammtisch donnerstags 12:15-13:45
  • Rincón español jueves 13:00-14:00
  • Tavola italiana - una serie di attività avrà luogo nel corso del semestre. Contattare Dirk.Vanden.Berghe@vub.be

Student restaurant Etterbeek
12:15 > 13:45


Want to know more or do you have an idea on how to improve the internationalisation at home?

Get in touch with International Relations Office.