Study in Belgium

Belgium - Quick facts & figures




11.56 million


Euro (EUR)    

Time zone:



Dutch, French, German

Area Size:

30,688 km²

Calling Code:


Academic year:

September - June

Compared to its neighboring countries Belgium has lower tuition fees, making it a more affordable option for students without compromising quality. It is in the heart of Europe, so travelling by train to other European countries is highly accessible. If you are interested in an education study program in the field of  international relations or working for a European Union institution, then you should seriously consider study abroad in Belgium as it is home of the European Union (EU) and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).   

  Study in Belgium is also perfect for students who want to learn another language. The official languages of Belgium are German, Dutch and French. Best universities for study Belgium offer foreign language classes you can enroll in during your university days. But don’t fret! Majority of Belgians speak English and most top institutions offer university programmes in English.

Despite being a small country, Belgium has an incredibly rich history. In fact, there are approximately 3,000 castles scattered all over Belgium, but only around 300 castles are open to visitors and tourist. If castles are not your thing, you can enjoy a pint of beer, the famous Belgian chocolate, and Belgian waffles after class! 

Number of public Universities: 40

Number of private Universities: 15

Top University Cities: Brussels, Leuven, Liège, Antwerp, Bruges, Ghent

Tutuion Fees:  from ​940  Euro to 6000 Euro

Estimate costs of living in Belgium per month

Monthly basics Lower range Upper range
Living Costs:
Rent: 200-500 EUR (room in 2bd apartment) 500-1000 EUR (1bd apartment)
Utilities (varying monthly, depending on heating costs): 150 EUR 400 EUR
Internet & TV: 45 EUR 90 EUR
Phone: 20 EUR 50 EUR
Food: 130 EUR 220 EUR
Transportation: 50 EUR (public transportation pass) 350 EUR (Taxi: 2.00 EUR/km)
Laundry/toiletries: 20 EUR 35 EUR
Clothing: 50 EUR 100 EUR
Books, printing, photocopying: 40 EUR 60 EUR
Entertainment: 50 EUR 90 EUR
Total: 1055 EUR 1495 EUR

Two easy steps to access a study program in Belgium:

Send an email to europe@groupleducation.com and request your 1st meeting, online, via Skype, Zoom or Google, or onsite in our office with one of our consultant or call us at: +971 56 410 4830. You can register directly on our website Contact Us

Attend your 1st meeting as scheduled and get to know our services, connect with our team, and get your customized admission process plan.

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