Vrije Universiteit Brussel is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Brussels, Belgium.
Semester I : End of September – End of January
Semester II: Mid of February – End of June
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.
Normal study load per term: 30 ECTS per semester
2 places per year
The International office offers information and support for incoming and outgoing exchange students of the Faculty of Social Sciences. Contact us if you have any questions about studying abroad on a temporary basis.
The International Office:
Bart Weerdenburg, Head of the International Office
Responsible for the internationalization policy of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences.
Loes van Velzen, Exchange coordinator – Outgoing exchange students
Contact person for students of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences who want to go on an exchange.
Nicole van den Hoeven – Sneijder, Exchange coordinator – Incoming exchange students
Contact person for international students who come to Utrecht for an exchange at the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences.
Maaike Goselink, Exchange coordinator – Outgoing exchange students
Due to the corona virus, all of our walk-in hours are cancelled until further notice. You can reach us via e-mail and phone.
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 3659, from Monday to Thursday. Please note: From 2 to 20 August, the International Office cannot be reached by telephone. You can still contact us by e-mail.