Study path exceptions

Do you want to apply for an exception to your study path?

Request an exception

Starting in february

Want to start the educational master's in the second semester? Follow these steps

Once you're enrolled and signed your contract, you may complete this form so that we can complete your course registration.


Spreading scenarios

Balancing work and studying can be difficult, to make this balance more manageable you can spread your courses over multiple years. 

Check the spreading scenarios here


Guidance start academic year

The start of the academic year is a busy period for the study path counselors. But also during this period, you can count on our help. 

New students are closely monitored from the moment of their application in order to complete their registration and course registration as soon as possible. Once your registration is complete, you will receive a brochure with the most important info for you to start the programme smoothly. Enrolment for the first semester is possible until 30 September 2023 for students with a Belgian degree..

Do it yourself!

Before you contact us, you can start with these handy tools: 

  • Do you have a question about your individual study path? We gathered all information on this webpage
  • Do you have a combined enrolment? Check out this webpage.
  • Put together your own individual study path via this online tool.
  • Do you have binding conditions? Then complete this reflection tool.
  • Check out the tips and tricks from Study Guidance on our Canvas page



The study path counselors organise workshops on various topics. You can find them in the calendar on WeAreVUB


The study path can be reached via the same e-mail address. Behind the scenes, your question will be assigned to the right person.  Please state your student number and programme for smooth processing.

Chat and telephone permanence

The study path counselor provides some times when you can reach her smoothly. Check the availabilities below.

Individual appointment

Are you a student in one of the situations below and in need of an individual appointment?

  • Working students starting the abridged Educational Master's (60 SP) and asking for guidance in composing their individual study path. 
  • Students starting the bridging programme and/or the integrated Educational Master (90/120 SP) and requesting guidance in composing their individual study path
  • Students who include an Educational Master's minor within the Master Lichamelijke Opvoeding en Bewegingswetenschappen and request guidance in composing their individual study path or starting their internships.
  • Students with binding conditions who request guidance in composing their individual study path must first follow a group session on binding conditions. If there is still a need for an individual conversation afterwards, this can be requested. 
  • Students in a special or difficult situation 
  • Students considering a reorientation
  • Students who wish to resume their studies after several years of discontinuation

Are you in one of the above situations? Then request your individual interview via Mention that you would like an appointment with the study path counselor. The study path counselor will contact you.

Meeting Point Study Guidance

If you have a general question about your study path or about the various guidance possibilities offered by Study Guidance, pop into the Meeting Point! You can drop by without an appointment. Check the opening hours.

Who is who? 

Do you want to reach a specific study path counselor? Be sure to check who can help you with your programme and how and when you can reach them. 

Studietrajectbegeleider Rienske Geens

Rienske Geens

Study path counselor Educational Masters