Information on COVID-19

All higher education institutions in Flanders and Brussels took far-stretching measures to face the new sanitary rules in response to the COVID-19 crisis. Whether you are already enrolled in a study programme at a Flemish higher education institution, or you aspire to study at one soon, the institutions are best placed to provide you with the information you need to know. You can find their dedicated webpages below. For more general information on COVID-19 in Belgium, you can visit

Students travelling to Belgium to study are considered as essential travel, so travel restrictions will not apply, provided you have the required entry documents. For more information on travel to Belgium, check .

All passengers travelling to Belgium have to complete a Passenger Locator Form in the 48 hours before their arrival. You can find it here: .

For incoming students travelling to Belgium from non EU countries (or EU countries with code red), a 14-day self quarantine and a corona test are compulsory. You can check this information here: . Please contact your host institution for more practical information.

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Find more information on the webpages of the institutions.

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