Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences

Welcome programme

Welcome programme for international students

Are you studying in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences as an exchange student or a degree student? Then you should definitely take part in the welcome programme organised by the faculty and University of Antwerp at the beginning of the academic year or in the second semester.

Faculty Day for international (degree) students Master of Biomedical Sciences


Wednesday 16 September 2020, 9:45 a.m. till 4:00 p.m. 


Campus Drie Eiken, Building S, Room S.138 (first floor)


Morning session 9:45 - 11:45 a.m. with live stream (students on campus can come to the campus)

09:45    Welcome by the Vice Chair of the Biomedical Sciences Educational Commission

09:50    General information on the faculty by the Staff Member Internationalisation

10:00    Information on the programme by Vice Chair of the Biomedical Sciences Educational Commission

  • Course structure
  • Specialisations
  • Research
  • Academic calendar

10:30    Introduction to student administration by Study Programme Counselor 

  • Timetables lectures
  • Grading system, examinations and resit
  • Student Information System (SisA)
  • Electronic learning environment (Blackboard)

11:00    Practicals, Master Thesis and Studying abroad by the Educational Coordinator of the Department of Biomedical Sciences

11:30    Q&A

Lunch Take Away 12:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Afternoon session 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

1:00    Campus tour (labs, classrooms, restaurant, library etc.)

2:00    To be confirmed: Social Activity

Register here for the Faculty Day.

Welcome Week for international degree students

14-18 September 2020

City Campus
Programme and registration

Orientation Days for exchange students


First semester: 17 & 18 September 2020
Second semester: 4 & 5 February 2020


City Campus
Further information