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International students

Incoming international students

International students

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At the start of each semester, orientation days are organised for international students to show them around Hasselt University and give them information about administrative procedures, the electronic learning environment, insurance, Belgian culture, student societies, bicycle renting, etc. Furthermore, these days are an ideal opportunity to get to know other (international) students at Hasselt University. 

  • Each year, the orientation days of the first semester take place on Wednesday - Thursday - Friday of the second week of September.
  • The orientation day of the second semester each year takes place on the second Monday of October

Your presence at these orientation days is mandatory !

For students who come to Hasselt University during the 2017-2018 academic year, the orientation programme of the second semester is organised on 12 February 2018. You can find a detailed overview of this year's schedule here: programme 12/02/2018