Admission to master programme

What?

  • There are two types of master programmes:
    • (Initial) master, also referred to as MaNaBa
    • Advanced or subsequent master, also referred to as MaNaMa
  • In the list of international courses is mentioned which type of international master you have chosen
  • In the course catalogue, you can search your programme by level of study per faculty

(Initial) master

  • Holders of an appropriate Belgian academic bachelor degree
  • Holders of a foreign university bachelor degree or higher education bachelor diploma: bachelor of minimum three years
  • In some cases applicants cannot be admitted directly to a master programme but have to do a specific preparatory or linking course (between 45 and 90 ECTS credits) first , depending on their previous studies

Advanced or subsequent master

  • Holders of an appropriate Belgian master degree (MaNaBa)
  • Holders of a foreign university master degree or higher education master diploma
  • Most advanced master programmes only accept applications from holders of a master diploma, certain programmes may accept a bachelor of minimum 4 years