In close collaboration with the VUB and the ULB, the City of Brussels will organise, for the fourth consecutive year, the graduation ceremony for students from the two institutions. The graduates of the class of 2023 will experience an unforgettable moment on the Grand Place and in the City Hall, from October 9 to 11, in the presence of their families and various personalities.

The students of the VUBand the ULB will be honored on the most beautiful square in the world. On the balcony of the City Hall, no less than 2000 fresh graduates will be proclaimed, in the presence of their relatives.

Discover the timeslots for each programme below. Questions? Contact

PS: The parents and friends of our (international) graduates have a discount on a selection of hotels via our partnership with Accor. Book your hotel via this link.

Monday 9 October 2023

10-12h: Social Sciences (ES: alle sociale wetenschappen)

12-14h: Handelsingenieur, TEW, International Business

14-16h: Bedrijfskunde & Management

16-18h: Languages and Humanities 

18-20h: Law and Criminology 

20-21h: Brussels School of Governance 

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Tuesday 10 October 2023

10:30-12h: Multidisciplinary Institute of Teacher Education (lerarenopleiding)

12-14h: Sciences & Bioengineering Sciences 

14-16h: Physical Education and Physiotherapy 

16h-18h: Psychology & Educational Sciences

18h-20h: Medicine & Pharmacy 

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Wednesday 11 October 2023

9-11h: VUB Engineering Non-Bruface

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11-14h: BRUFACE & ULB Engineering

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