Thomas More University of Applied Sciences

country rank  21
world rank  4692

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University Overview

Established in 2014, Thomas More Hogeschool (Thomas More University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Mechelen (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Antwerp. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Geel, Turnhout, Lier, Vorselaar, Antwerpen, Sint-Katelijne-Waver. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Vlaams Ministerie van Onderwijs en Vorming, België (Flemish Ministry of Education and Training, Belgium), Thomas More Hogeschool is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Thomas More Hogeschool offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 6 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Thomas More University of Applied Sciences
Name
Acronym
Founded 2014 Origins date back to 1922. Merger of Lessius Mechelen and Thomas More Mechelen in 2013
Motto Expect to discover More
Colours Orange and blue

University Location

Address Zandpoortvest 60
Mechelen (population range: 50,000-249,999)
2800 Antwerp
Belgium
T +32 (15) 369 100
F +32
Other locations Geel, Turnhout, Lier, Vorselaar, Antwerpen, Sint-Katelijne-Waver

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Zandpoortvest 60
Mechelen 2800
+32 (15) 369 100

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

Vlaams Ministerie van Onderwijs en Vorming, België


Year of first Accreditation
2000


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Nederlands-Vlaamse Accreditatieorganisatie NVAO

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020