Programme info

Are you eligible to start the programme?

Students with diplomas from outside the Flemish community

All bachelor degrees in the field of Science and Applied Sciences that have a strong focus on chemistry will be considered by a board of admission of the specific programme.

Students with diplomas of the Flemish community

Direct admission

  • holders of the diploma of Bachelor in Chemistry

Admission after permission

  • for holders of an academic bachelor or master in exact or applied sciences

Language requirements

The programme is taught in English and candidates must be proficient in this language.

Candidates with a bachelor degree from universities outside Flanders are required to demonstrate their English language skills in one of the following ways:

  • By submitting proof that they have studied at least one academic year in an English-language Bachelor's or Master's programme. The Board of Admission may ask additional proof of your proficiency in English.
  • Applicants can also prove their knowledge on the basis of a language certificate showing their TOEFL or IELTS results: 
    • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language, organized by ETS): paper-based TOEFL level of minimum 550, or an internet-based TOEFL level of minimum 79-80. You can find more information on the TOEFL-website
    • IELTS (International English Language Testing System): a minimum score of at least 6.5, and on each part minimum 6.0. You can find more information on the IELTS-website

Candidates with a bachelor degree from a Flemish university are strongly advised to take a test to assure they possess the necessary language skills to succesfully complete the programme.