Brussels, Belgium

Engineering Summer School

when 3 July 2023 - 7 July 2023
language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 400

The VUB Faculty of Engineering is proud to present its VUB Engineering Summer School 2023 in cooperation with ArcelorMittal. Over a period of one week, industry guest speakers and VUB professors will cover all fields of engineering linked to the main operations and production processes of ArcelorMittal. Students will also be invited for a guided tour visit to the site in Ghent.

Course leader

Ms Pauline De Pelsmacker

Target group

BA students with minimum two years background in engineering

Course aim

The summer school will give every subject addressed ample time and consideration. On the first day, there will be a welcome session outlining practicalities for the week, with an outline on the education and research activities at the VUB, and an overview of the learning objectives and activities of the summer school itself. There will also be an introductory class to ArcelorMittal. The rest of the first week will consist of lectures, from VUB professors and industry speakers. Various topics will be addressed, such as steel production, AI, robotics and machine learning. Besides the learning activities, there will be ample of time for social activities to enjoy the VUB campus in summer and the nearby centre of Brussels, including a tour of Brussels, a visit to Ghent and a closing reception.

Fee info

EUR 400: Summer school fees with NO accommodation
EUR 875: Summer school fees with SHARED accommodation euro 875
Summer school fees with SINGLE room accommdation euro 925