Semester Exchange - University of Antwerp

Semester Exchange - University of Antwerp

The University of Antwerp is one of major Belgian University, ranked 170th by Times Higher Education. It is a young, dynamic and forward-thinking university. It integrates the assets of its historical roots with its ambition to contribute positively to society. It is one of major Belgian University, ranked 170th by Times Higher Education.The University of Antwerp conducts creative and innovative scientific research which strives for international excellence. Moreover, it offers internationally accredited academic teaching based on scientific research. It aims at the development and integration of knowledge, skills and attitudes that will prepare its students to take responsibility in society.

Country: Belgium, Europe
Program Dates: Semester 1: September - January, Semester 2: February - June
Type of program: Exchange
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: English 
Accommodation: Please refer to the accommodation website
More Information: Please refer to this website University of Antwerp

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must meet the following criteria:

  • A cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher (varies each program), 
  • Completion of at least 12cp at the time of application. 18cp to go abroad, 
  • Enough credit points remaining to complete the program, 
  • Meet English language requirements for non-native speakers, 
  • Comply with the eligibility criteria outlined in the Student Exchange Policy.

How to apply

Applicants must complete an online Expression of Interest form EOI online

Important notes:

Application Fee: For all exchange programs (semester and short term), there is a compulsory application fee. For more information and payment options please refer to the Cost and Funding Website.

Payment Options: No fee

Logistics Fees: No fee

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas.  

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

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Summary
The University of Antwerp is one of major Belgian University, ranked 170th by Times Higher Education. It is a young, dynamic and forward-thinking university.

Area of study
Business; Education; Health and medical sciences; Law, security and intelligence; Media, creative arts, and communication; Science; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
Full offers only

Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Applied Economic Sciences, Arts, Political & Social Sciences, Law and Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences, Politics, History, Business, Economics, Exchange, Antwerp, Austria

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$1,500 minimum

Phone
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Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://mqedu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6xtWaFwZoUxHDQ9

Closing dates URL
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Level of study
Undergraduate

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