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Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date postponed

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

A 9-year-old Belgian child prodigy who was set to become the world's youngest college graduate has dropped out of his Dutch university - after it postponed his expected graduation date. Laurent Simons gained widespread media attention last month as he was on track to complete an electrical engineering degree at Eindhoven University of Technology in...
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Belgian child prodigy leaving university to study in US

Belgian child prodigy leaving university to study in US

1 month ago   |   By WBALTV

Nine-year-old child prodigy Laurent Simons, who was due to finish his studies in electrical engineering at the Eindhoven University of Technology , has left his university course, following a dispute over his graduation date.
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9-year-old prodigy leaves university without graduating

9-year-old prodigy leaves university without graduating

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

Child prodigy Laurent Simons has left his university course, following a dispute over his graduation date.
Laurent, 9, made world headlines in November when news emerged that he was due to finish his studies in electrical engineering at the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands in December.
Now, a dispute between TUE and the Simons family has seen Laurent terminate his studies without graduating.
TUE said it had recommended Laurent finish his studies by mid-2020, rather than at the end of December, because of the number of exams he still has to pass.
“This would still be...
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