When can you re-enrol?

After proclamations, you will receive an automatic invite to re-enrol from Student Administration, via e-mail on your VUB account.

Deadlines for re-enrolling

Passed after first exam session

If you passed all your courses during the first exam session, you can re-enrol after deliberations have taken place and your faculty had issued a final decision regarding your results.

You will receive an e-mail to re-enrol in July.

Not passed after first exam session

If you didn't pass all your courses during the first exam session, you are automatically signed up for second session (this may require online registration). You will be able to re-enrol after deliberations (after the second exam sessions) have taken place and your faculty had issued a final decision regarding your results.

You will receive an e-mail to re-enrol in September.

Re-enrol within your current programme

Want to continue in your current programme? Then you can re-enrol. After deliberations you will automatically receive an e-mail from Student Administration inviting you to re-enrol.

  • eg: from the second bachelor to the third bachelor (within the same bachelor programme)
  • eg: from the first master to the second master (within the same master programme)
     
Proceed as follows:
  1. Go to the Student SelfService and log in with your VUB e-mail address and password.
  2. Click on the button 'Admissions and (Re-)enrollment'.
  3. In the menu on the left, select 'Re-enrollment'.
  4. Indicate the programme you wish to re-enrol in and click 'continue'.
    ! The programme you want to re-enrol in is not indicated in the list? Please contact your faculty to check why you can't re-enrol yet.
  5. You can set your privacy preferences and then you will see the contract. Tick the box' 'schrijf mij in' (translated: enrol me) and click 'submit' once.
  6. You are now re-enrolled.

Continue with a subsequent programme

Want to continue your studies with a subsequent programme to one you have (just) finished? That's possible! 

  • eg: you finished the Psychology bachelor programme and want to continue with the subsequent master programme
  • eg: you finished a preparatory programme and want to continue with the subsequent programme
  • eg: you finished a master programme and want to continue with a subsequent advanced master or postgraduate programme
 
Proceed as follows:
  1. Go to the Student SelfService and log in with your VUB e-mail address and password.
  2. Click on the button 'Admissions and (Re-)enrolment'.
  3. In the menu on the left, select 'Continue'.
  4. Check the filter options (language & evening classes) and select what applies to you.
  5. Choose the programme you wish to enrol for. Is the desired programme not among the possibilities? Then you have to apply for a new programme (see below 'Enrol for a new programme'). 
  6. If you have to make a choice (for example a major) in the programme, you'll see the options now. 
  7. Confirm your choice. You can now sign your online study contract there.

Apply for a new programme

Were you not enrolled at VUB during the previous academic year?
Then you must apply as a new student within the regular application deadlines for new students.

Were you enrolled at VUB during the previous academic year, but you wish to enrol for a new (different) study programme? Then you have to submit a new application, within the regular application deadlines for new students.

Proceed as follows:
  1. Go to the Student SelfService and log in with your VUB e-mail address and password.
  2. Click on the button 'Admissions and (Re-)enrolment'.
  3. In the left menu, select 'New Application'.
  4. Go through all the steps of the application process and at 'program selection' choose the programme of your choice.
  5. On the tab 'documents checklist' you don't need to upload any documents.
  6. At 'confirm programme' click the icon to complete (the green check mark) and submit your application.
  7. Confirm when you are asked if you are sure about submitting.
     

You will receive a confirmation of submitting your application on screen. You will receive status updates for your application per e-mail in the next (working)days. You can check the status of your submitted applications when you click on "Admissions & registration" in the left menu. If you're accepted, you'll be able to sign the online study contract there as well.
Check all steps of the application process

Switch to evening classes?

This is only possible for programmes also offered in the evenings/on weekends. First finish your re-enrolment and then fill out the form 'enrolment Working and studying' and send it to Student Administration.

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