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Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Belgium

Ranking
271st US-News World Ranking

Vrije Universiteit Brussel Background

The Vrije Universiteit Brussel is established in Brussels, Belgium. The university is also known by the abbreviation VUB and means the Free University of Brussels. The university was formed by splitting university libre de Bruxelles in 1970 which was established in 1834. 

Vrije Universiteit Brussel Programs and Courses

The University of Brussels has eight faculties and covers a wide range of subjects including natural sciences, classics, life sciences, social sciences, humanities, and engineering. There over 8000 undergrads and 1000 grad students in the university. The university offers bachelors, masters and doctoral education. There is a fair amount of focus given to research and stands at 189th position among universities globally.  

Vrije Universiteit Brussel Campuses

The University has four campuses: 
Brussels Humanities, Science and Engineering Campus (in Ixelles), 
Brussels Health Campus (in Jette), 
Brussels Technology Campus (in Anderlecht) and 
Brussels Photonics Campus (in Gooik).

Vrije Universiteit Brussel Rankings

The University was ranked at number 268 by Academic Ranking of World Universities, Shanghai & at number 182 by QS World University Rankings for 2016.

Vrije Universiteit Brussel Notable Alumni

Notable Scientists & Academics alumni of the university include Patrick Baert, Willy Gepts, and Leo Apostel.

Vrije Universiteit Brussel Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Vrije Universiteit Brussel Application Requirements

2.5
GPA
27
IB
60
Percentage

Vrije Universiteit Brussel Cost of studies

Fees

Bachelors: EUR 3,850

Masters: EUR 3,000

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.

 

Vrije Universiteit Brussel Deadlines

Bachelors: April 1

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

Vrije Universiteit Brussel Rankings

Global

271
US News
200
QS
301 -400
Shanghai
251 -300
Times Higher Education
195
Guardian
233
GTU Rank

Regional

Belgium
6
US News
5 -7
Shanghai

Regional

Europe
115
US News
128
Times Higher Education
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