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Welcome Week for international degree students

You will be moving to Antwerp to study a degree programme at the University of Antwerp?

Great choice!

A week before the start of the academic year, a Welcome Week is organised to help you to have a pleasant and successful start at our university. Do you want more information about living in Belgium? Do you want to get to know our university and its facilities? Are you interested in meeting your fellow new international degree students? 

Then participating in our Welcome Week is a must!

The academic year 2020-2021 starts on 21 September 2020. The Welcome Week will be organanised during the week of 14 September 2020. All practical information will be available early July. 

New students will also be invited to a series of webinars and video chats in July to help you prepare for your move to Belgium. In the meantime, any questions can be sent to