Belgium

Common Faculty Models
 

Profile Contributors

Anne-Joelle Philippart

Anne-Joëlle Philippart

HEC Management School - University of Liege

Liesbeth Opdenacker

Liesbeth Opdenacker

Faculty of Applied Economics, University of Antwerp



Country Context/Environment

> Cultural Attributes
> National Holidays
> Context of Higher Education
> Relevant, Unique Aspects of Context and Environment
> Common Faculty Models


Higher/Management Education Sector

> Glossary of Institution Types
> Award Types - Undergraduate Studies
> Award Types - Graduate/Postgraduate Studies
> Award Types - Doctoral Studies


Higher Education Regulation and Quality Assurance

Educational Authority Type: Decentralized

> Higher Education Regulation
> Recent or Upcoming Structural Changes/Reforms


Internationalization of Higher Education

> Internationally Mobile Students
> Recognition of Foreign Qualifications
> Franchised/Validated and Joint/Dual-Degree Programs
> Foreign Branch Campuses
> Signatory to International Higher Education Accord


Links to Additional Information


 

Flemish Community

 

French Community

 

German-speaking Community

 

Bibliography

  Cantillon, E. & Declercq, K. (2012), University admission practices – Belgium, matching-in-practice.eu, www.matching-in-practice.eu/higher-education-in-belgium

  De Vries, R. (2010) National synopsis of the educational systems and current reforms in Europe, Belgium, Flemish community

  De Wit, K. (2006) Regulatory frameworks in higher education governance

  Hogeronderwijsregister, www.highereducation.be

  Huys, I., Debackere, K. & De Kock, L. (2009) Higher education in the Flemish community of Belgium, the French community of Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands

  National report regarding the Bologna Process Implementation 2009-2012, Belgium, Flemish Community

  NVAO, www.nvao.com

  Vlaams Parlement (2003) Decree regarding the universities in the Flemish Community

  Vlaams Parlement (2012) Decree regarding the integration of university colleges in the universities

  Vlaamse Onderwijsraad (2013) Advies over de implementatie van de nieuwe taalregeling hoger onderwijs

  Fédération Wallonie Bruxelles, Décret “paysage” du 7 novembre 13 définissant le paysage de l’enseignement supérieur et l’organisation académique des études

  Communauté Française de Belgique, Décret “Bologne” du 31 mars 2004 définissant l’enseignement supérieur, favorisant son intégration dans l’espace européen de l’enseignement supérieur et refinançant les universités

  K Guillaume, Attaché DGENORS, Experts Bologne, Groupe de travail « acquis de l’apprentissage », Communauté Française de Belgique, Mise en oeuvre du Cadre des certifications de l’enseignement supérieur de la Communauté française: Les acquis de l’apprentissage ou un changement de paradigme. Etat des lieux, 2010

  European Qualification Framework (EQF): http://ec.europa.eu/eqf/documentation_en.htm  

  The Agency for Evaluating the Quality of Higher Education – AEQES: http://www.aeqes.be/agence.cfm