Pleinlaan 2 Brussels, 1050 Belgium
Fall, Spring, Summer
1 Jun-15 Jul / 25 Aug-12 Dec / 12 Jan-22 May
As the centre of the European Community, Brussels is the ideal place for students of varying interests and major areas of study to enrich their undergraduate experience. Located in the heart of Brussels, Vesalius College provides an ideal venue for students to get the most out of a European Study Abroad opportunity.
Over 300 international students from over 45 nationalities attend Vesalius College every semester, providing a truly cosmopolitan and culturally enriching environment. With class instruction in English, associated with a Dutch-language university and located in a French/Dutch bilingual city, Vesalius College offers something for everyone.
Degree Recognition and Accreditation:
Vesalius College is registered with the Flemish government of Belgium as an institution of higher education. The Vesalius College Bachelor's degree is equivalent to a fully recognized Bachelor's degree issued from a Flemish University.
Vesalius College is a participant in the Bologna Process, the reform effort designed to standardize higher education throughout Europe. In accordance with the Bologna declaration, Vesalius College offers the three-year European Bachelors degree and calculates coursework in ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) credits.
The 3 majors of Vesalius College are accredited by the Dutch-Flemish Accreditation Organization (NVAO, Nederlands-Vlaamse Accreditatie Organisatie). This official organization was established by international treaty between the Flemish and the Dutch governments with the aim of ensuring the quality of higher education in both the Netherlands and Flanders.
Historic Brussels offers many exciting activities during the summer months. Discover the cafe life in the breathtaking Grand Place and the many pubs, discos, and restaurants all over town. Outdoor music festivals from rock to jazz to classical are on all summer. Museums for all interests welcome you. Sandy beaches, quaint villages, green forests can be discovered over extensive cycling & walking trails. Brussels, the "Heart of Europe" is within two hours of Paris, London, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Madrid, Milan and Rome.
Bachelors Degree (Undergraduate)
Semester's tuition and fees, personal email with unlimited usage, free access to multiple on-campus sports facilities, free on-campus medical care.
Need-and merit-based financial aid and scholarships available
Vesalius College educates students in a multi-cultural, humanistic and interactive environment. The College's faculty is dedicated to instilling a spirit of critical enquiry and ethical responsibility and preparing its students to excel in a global society.
One of the greatest advantages of studying at Vesalius College is the opportunity to work in small groups. Such atmosphere encourages interaction in the classroom. Courses are also organized in suc...More
Teachers are very reachable and know their students on a first name basis. VeCo also allows for students to give presentations and being very involved. The courses and their content are very intere...More
For me, this experience was exactly what I had hoped for: an international school filled with international courses and students. The political science courses especially drew me in as I could choo...More
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