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 Science organizes a Faculty Day on Wednesday 20 September 2023 (Campus Drie Eiken). On this day you will have the opportunity to meet some peoplo from the faculty and other international students who are currently enrolled in our courses.


  • 9.45 a.m.: coffee & tea @ foyer Building O, Campus Drie Eiken
  • 10:15 a.m.: welcome ​by Filip Lardon, vice rector
  • 10:20 a.m.: introduction to the faculty and student administration (Sarah Verberckmoes) @ Building O, room O.8
  • 11:00 a.m.: Q&A @ Building O, room O.8
  • 12:00 p.m.: lunch @ foyer Building O
  • 1:00 p.m.: campus tour, visiting the Mesodrome
  • 2:00 p.m.: social activity around Campus Drie Eiken (in collaboration with Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and Faculty of Biomedical, Pharmaceutical and Veterinary Sciences) 
  • 4:00 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: