Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Vrije Universiteit Brussel is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Brussels, Belgium.
General information for exchange students
Semester I : End of September – End of January
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology & Communciation Studies
|Language of instruction|
English and Dutch
If you study at the VUB as an exchange student or traineeship student, you have to arrange your own accommodation off campus.
A number of rooms have been reserved for exchange students with a programme managed by the International Relations office, (IRMO) in the U-Residence, a privately run housing facility on the Brussels Humanities, Sciences & Engineering Campus. IRMO will send all confirmed students an email with more information on the reserved student rooms. See the student housing website for more information.
|Credits and grading|
Normal study load per term: 30 ECTS per semester
|Cost of living|
|Number of places available|
2 places per year
Please be aware of the corona regulations in the country/host university you are applying for. For example, in some countries or at some universities you can only apply when you are fully vaccinated. Make sure you are aware of this.