Belgium - Flemish Community

Belgium has been a full member of the Bologna Process / European Higher Education Area since 1999.


National Report


Information for international students and scholars

Study in Flanders



Responsible national authority

Flemish Department of Education and Training



Recognised higher education institutions

Higher Education Register



Quality assurance

Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders



Academic recognition body / bodies

NARIC Vlaanderen



Qualifications framework

Flemish Ministry of Education and Training



National students' organisation

Vlaamse Vereniging van Studenten



National Rector's Conference

Vlaamse Interuniversitaire Raad (VLIR)

Vlaamse Hogescholenraad (VLHORA)



Other representative organisations

Flemish Educational Council (VLOR)

Vlaamse universiteiten en hogescholen raad (VLUHR)



EU education programmes' contact person

Erasmus+ Agency