The University of Antwerp is situated in the economic and cultural heart of Flanders. It is a medium-sized university, renowned for its high-quality education and internationally relevant research in a variety of fields. Today, over 11,000 students are enrolled at the University of Antwerp, making it the third largest university in Flanders. Of these students, over 1,200 are visiting from abroad. With its 7 faculties, 2,455 academic staff members, 23 Bachelor, and 88 Master and Master-after-Master programs, the University of Antwerp offers training in a wide range of fields.
Thanks to the relatively small class sizes and excellent tutoring structures, individual students are given every opportunity to develop their talents optimally. The University of Antwerp is committed to a strong research policy. Numerous researchers with the University have performed excellently in competitive, interuniversity selection procedures and now belong to authoritative international research teams. Over 3,000 academic publications are produced at the University every year.