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About Vlerick

Where your dreams become reality

A force for positive change, through our teaching, our research and our students

You can feel the energy on our campuses. You experience it in our learning environments. Vlerick is a place of transformation and a catalyst for positive change. It’s where you learn about yourself and the impact you want to make. It’s where you discover the knowledge and mindset you need to leap confidently into the world and make a difference. 

Be a student at heart – and an entrepreneur in life. Become part of Vlerick – and we’ll create the future together. 


for executive education in the Benelux and top 20 in Europe


alumni in 93 countries


executive participants and 85 customised programmes


MBA and Masters students from over 40 countries

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Top ranked and triple accredited

From our very first entry into management education rankings, our school and our programmes have consistently ranked amongst Europe’s best. Both the Financial Times and QS rank us as a top-tier school. 

We’re also part of a select group of business schools who are accredited by all three major international quality assessment bodies: EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB. This triple accreditation highlights our commitment to setting the very highest standards in both management education and research. 

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Inspiring spaces

Our vibrant teaching is amplified by the dynamic learning environments provided by our campuses, both physical and online. Our physical campuses in Brussels, Leuven and Ghent are bright, inspiring blends of traditional architecture and future-focused design. Our online campus is deeply immersive, engaging and thought-provoking. 

You’ll find that our innovative spaces free up your thinking and energise you to be open to a world of learning, connections and opportunities. 


Our leadership

Professor Marion Debruyne is the Dean of Vlerick and leads the school. She’s supported by our Board of Directors, who oversee our school’s strategy and performance – and by our General Director, Patrick De Greve, our Chairman, Frans Muller, and our Vice-Chairman, Louis Jonckheere. Our General Council supports with strategic and financial governance. 


Working at Vlerick

Joining Vlerick means becoming part of a dynamic, international team that is constantly striving to make a positive impact. You’ll be empowered to take ownership, grow personally and develop new professional skills. 

You’ll be surrounded and supported by an incredible team of people whose energy and passion are infectious. If you’re looking for a truly diverse, equitable and inclusive place to work, then Vlerick could quickly become like your second family. So take the leap – join us! 

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Donating to Vlerick

The success of our school comes from the strength of our community and the support they offer us. When you donate to Vlerick – whether it’s through an annual donation or a one-off gift – you help us to continue developing the next generation of business leaders. You give us the opportunity to keep making an impact on society and the world around us. 

There are many ways to give – and every donation makes a difference to our school. We are so grateful to everyone who supports us. 

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Vlerick Shop

If you’re looking for a splash of Vlerick colour in your life, then head to our online shop. You’ll find plenty of ideas to treat yourself – or offer as gifts. Our Vlerick-branded clothing includes sweaters, T-shirts, scarves, running gear – and even baby grows. And don’t forget to pop a Vlerick teddy bear in your basket while you’re there!