VUB is an Urban Engaged University in Brussels, the heart of Europe. 20,000 students, nearly a quarter of them from abroad, are engaged in building their future and that of the world. With top-quality scientific research and customised education, VUB makes an active and engaged contribution to a better and more sustainable society.
A rich, diverse and inspiring environment
University of the Future
The future does not just happen to us, we can prepare for it. And that is exactly what we do at the VUB. Take a look.
History and philosophy
Officially, we exist since 1970. But our history stretches as far as Belgium is old. And it is full of remarkable personalities and moments.
Our university does not stop at the borders of our campuses. Discover our rich variety of local, national and international relations.
How many students are there at the VUB? Which projects and innovations have been started in the past year? Which policy lines were set out? We put it all together for you.
Faculties, institutes and campuses
Nine faculties, seven institutes, academies and centres, six campuses... At the VUB you will find a fascinating study and research environment with numerous branches and connections.