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 visit the central information pages.

Due to COVID, there is no welcome moment at the faculty. 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:

Biology / Ecology

Prof Els Prinsen (degree students)

Prof Ivan Nijs (erasmus students)

Bioscience engineering

Dr Tom Tytgat


Prof Christian Johannessen


Prof Milorad Milosevic

Computer Science / Informatics

Prof Hans Vangheluwe


Prof Karim Becher

Think Water

Dr. Jessica Bots