Preparatory training of higher education for foreign speakers (VTHO)

Attention: This is not the page of the Preparatory Year of Dutch for Speakers of Other Languages. Click here for information about this trajectory.

For whom?

  • You want to follow a Dutch programme at a university or a university college in Flanders or in Brussels.
  • You have (recently) migrated to Flanders.
  • At the start of the training you have reached the Dutch language level of B1- (UCT Gent  level 3) or higher (there will be an obligatory entry test).
  • You have obtained at least a secondary school degree in your home country.
  • You have been selected on the basis of an interview and a number of tests.

Where

  • The training takes place in Ghent.

What?

A full-time year programme:

  • Acquisition of Dutch as a second language and language coaching.
  • Study skills.
  • Study counseling (and introduction to higher education, how to select a field of study,…).
  • Optional modules (English, mathematics, research skills).
  • Optional: a number of official courses at a university or university college.

Are you interested? Get in touch with:

Marijke Van Petegem, , 0478/79 40 60, in-gent.be/voortraject.