Welcome Week

Join the Welcome Week for international students

The University of Antwerp organises a Welcome Week for international students at the start of each academic year, one week before lessons start.

For more information about the Welcome Week, please check the webpages about the Welcome Week.

During one specific day of the Welcome Week, the Faculty of Sciences organizes a Faculty Day on Wednesday 22 September 2021 (Campus Drie Eiken – Building O – auditorium D.O.O8). On this day you will have the opportunity to meet our Dean, the academic coordinators of your programme and other international students who are currently enrolled in our courses.

Provisional programme:

  • 10 a.m.: coffee & tea
  • 10:30 a.m.: welcome by Dean (Prof. Dr. Ir. Gerrit Beemster)/vice-Dean Prof. Sabine Van Doorslaer
  • 10:45 a.m.: introduction to the faculty and student administration (Sarah Verberckmoes) 
  • 11:00 a.m.: introduction of master programmes & testimonials from senior students 
  • 12:15 p.m.: lunch 
  • 1:00 p.m.: campus tour 
  • 1:45 p.m.: social activity on Campus Drie Eiken (in collaboration with Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and Faculty of Biomedical, Pharmaceutical and Veterinary Sciences) 
  • 3:30 p.m.: end of Faculty Day    ​​ ​ ​

Questions about your administration? Your study program? Practical matters? Ask them to Mrs. Sarah Verberckmoes via

If you have any academic questions, please contact the academic coordinator of your study programme: