Hasselt University

country rank  9
world rank  2360

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University Overview

Founded in 1971, Universiteit Hasselt (Hasselt University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Hasselt (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Limburg. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Diepenbeek. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Vlaams Ministerie van Onderwijs en Vorming, België (Flemish Ministry of Education and Training, Belgium), Universiteit Hasselt (Uhasselt) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universiteit Hasselt (Uhasselt) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This higher education institution does not have a selective admission policy. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Hasselt University
Acronym Uhasselt
Founded 1971
Motto Universiteit van de toekomst
University of the future
Colours Blue and red-brown

University Location

Address Martelarenlaan 4
Hasselt (population range: 50,000-249,999)
3500 Limburg
T +32 (11) 268 111
F +32 (11) 268 199
Other locations Diepenbeek

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection None
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Hasselt University - Agoralaan Building D
Diepenbeek 3590
+32 (11) 26 81 00

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 700-799
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universiteit Hasselt's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Vlaams Ministerie van Onderwijs en Vorming, België

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Nederlands-Vlaamse Accreditatieorganisatie NVAO


  • European University Association EUA

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019