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Welcome week

Erasmus students who come to AP for a study exchange or traineeship will have the opportunity to learn more about the Dutch language and Antwerp culture, with the aim of preparing for their Erasmus mobility period.

During the 4 days before the start of the semester, a Dutch Basic Language course (15 hours) will be organized in combination with cultural visits in Antwerp. This welcome week is highly recommended for all international students as it will facilitate your integration during your exchange period.

There is a contribution of maximum €40.00 for the cultural visits.

We will organize a welcome day at the end of the week. During this day, which is mandatory for all students, you will receive a lot of practical information.

Autumn semester:      
  • Welcome Week
    Monday 14th September - Thursday 17th September 2020
  • Welcome Day
    Friday 18th September 2020 (mandatory)
  • Start of semester
    Monday 21st September 2020
  • End of semester
    Friday 5th February 2021
Spring semester:
  • Welcome Week:
    Monday 1st February - Thursday 4th  Februari 2021
  • Welcome day:
    Friday 5th JFebruary 2021 (mandatory)
  • Start of semester
    Monday 8th February 2021
  • End of semester
    Wednesday 30th June 2021