Within the Brussels University Association, the VUB and EhB are aiming to create a research culture by setting up joint initiatives to promote research and to increase their research action degree. Through cooperation, both at research level and in terms of administrative support, the two partners are aiming for increased synergy and to obtain a greater critical mass of high quality basic, applied and artistic research.






In concrete terms, they are working towards a cooperation on:

  • social, knowledge and artistic services and enhancement;
  • fundraising and preparing research funding models;
  • PhDs;
  • quality assurance;
  • knowledge communication;
  • research administration.

The VUB and EhB guarantee excellent, groundbreaking research that is strongly focused on innovation and social relevance. There is also a strong relationship with the professional field.