Language Diversity Week
All of our students combined know and speak more than 100 languages. Unesco celebrates this language diversity on February 21st.
And Artevelde UAS joins in with yearly festivities!
From African to Yue Chinese
Afrikaans Akan Albanian Algerian Arabic Armenian Assyrian Azeri Bambara Basque Bengali Berber Bosnian Bulgarian Cambodian Cape Verdean Creole Catalan Cebuano Chechen Chinese Creole Croatian Czech Dari Danish Dholuo Dutch Dyula Edo English Estonian Fang Farsi Filipino Finnish French Fula Fulani Georgian German Greek Gujarati Hebrew Hindi Hungarian Icelandic Igbo Indonesian Ingush Italian Javanese Kinyarwanda Kirundi Kurdish Lao Lingala Lithuanian Luxembourgish Malaysian Mandinka Maninka Mauritian Creole Medumba Mongolian Montenegrin Moroccan Arabic Nepali Northern Sami Norwegian Papiamento Pashto Persian Polish Portuguese Punjabi Romani Romanian Russian Serbian Shona Sign language Spanish Sranan Tongo Swahili Swedish Tagalog Telugu Thai Tibetan Tigrinya Turkish Twi Ukrainian Urdu Uyghur Vietnamese Wolof Yoruba Yue Chinese
All languages spoken by students at Artevelde UAS *10 most spoken languages
Participate in one or several activities from 22 until 26 February 2021. All activities are online and free. All Artevelde UAS students and staff members are welcome and can register here! You don't have to be multilingual to participate.
Facts and figures
Our university college is increasingly multilingual and intercultural. This infographic shows our language diverse student body and the evolution.
Listen to the stories of multilingual students and lecturers at Artevelde UAS on this page.
Contact and more information
Interested to share some insights on your culture and/or language? Do you want some more information? Contact the Office of Study and Career Guidance.