From the year 2012-2013 on, the educational program of medicine will take 6 years divided into 3 bachelor and 3 master years. Only studenst who have passed their entrance examination have permission to subscribe for the educational program of Medicine. Information about this examination is available at "Het Vlaams ministerie van onderwijs en vorming".
The bachelor program of Hasselt University distinguishes herself from other universities by multidisciplinary teaching modules spread over a period of 5 weeks. In addition, attention is paid to the concept of education (self study) and development of skills that every docter needs during his/her practice. Besides being a medical expert, a docter also has good communication skills, is a team player, a manager and scientist, showing a professional attitude and attention for promotion regarding health and disease. These aspects are a start for a life long eduducation.
An overview of the study program of bachelor in Medicine is available at the study guide of UHasselt.
After the bachelor program, students can enter a master program at any other Flemish university.