Catholic University of Louvain Université catholique de Louvain (UCL) 

IAU-019519
https://www.whed.net/institutions/IAU-019519

IAU Member

Belgium - French Community

top General Information

Address

Street:Place de l'Université, 1

City:Louvain-la-Neuve

Post Code:1348

Tel.:+32(10) 47-21-11

Fax:+32(10) 47-29-99

WWW:http://www.uclouvain.be

Other Sites

Also Research Centres and Institutes (http://www.uclouvain.be/secteurs.html)

Institution Funding

Unknown

History

Founded 1425, UCL is one of the oldest universities in the world. Erasmus, Jansenius, Vesalius, Mercator, Georges Lemaître worked or taught at the UCL. In 1970, separation into two distinct universities, the Flemish-speaking one remained on the original site in Leuven. The French-speaking University moved to Wallonia (Louvain-la-Neuve). The faculty of Medicine moved to Brussels.

Academic Year

September to July (September-February; February-July)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate and entrance examination, or foreign qualifications if recognized under agreement concluded with the Belgian Government. Other foreign qualifications subject to the approval of the faculty concerned

Language(s)

French

Religious Affiliation

Christian

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Vincent Blondel

Job title:Recteur


Senior Administrative Officer : Dominique Opfergelt

Job title:Administrateur général


International Relations Officer : Vincent Wertz

Job title:Prorecteur

top Divisions

Faculty : Architecture, Architectural Engineering and Urban Planning

Fields of study:Architecture, Regional Planning, Structural Architecture, Town Planning


Faculty : Biological, Agricultural and Environmental Engineering

Fields of study:Agronomy, Biological and Life Sciences, Environmental Engineering


Faculty : Economic, Social and Political Sciences and Communication

Fields of study:Business Administration, Communication Studies, Demography and Population, Development Studies, Economics, Political Sciences, Social Sciences


Faculty : Law and Criminology

Fields of study:Criminal Law, Criminology, Law


Faculty : Medicine and Dentistry

Fields of study:Biomedicine, Dentistry, Medicine, Pharmacy, Public Health

More details:Brussels


Faculty : Motor Science

Fields of study:Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation and Therapy


Faculty : Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

Fields of study:Biomedicine, Pharmacy


Faculty : Philosophy, Arts and Letters

Fields of study:Ancient Civilizations, Archaeology, Art History, Arts and Humanities, Chinese, Classical Languages, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, Dutch, English, French, German, Greek, History, Information Technology, Italian, Latin, Linguistics, Literature, Medieval Studies, Modern Languages, Musicology, Oriental Languages, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Romance Languages


Faculty : Psychology and Educational Sciences

Fields of study:Education, Educational Psychology, Family Studies, Psychology


Faculty : Public Health

Fields of study:Public Health


Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Physics


Faculty : Theology

Fields of study:Canon Law, Theology


School : Engineering

Fields of study:Architecture, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Town Planning


School : Management

Fields of study:Management

More details:Louvain

top Degrees

Bachelier (enseignement supérieur de type court)


Master

Fields of study:Actuarial Science, Agricultural Engineering, Ancient Languages, Anthropology, Applied Mathematics, Archaeology, Architecture, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedicine, Business and Commerce, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Christian Religious Studies, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Criminology, Demography and Population, Dentistry, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Ethics, European Studies, Family Studies, French, Gender Studies, Geography, History, Human Resources, Information Technology, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Modern Languages, Performing Arts, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physical Engineering, Physical Therapy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Religious Studies, Sociology, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Statistics, Theology


Doctorat

Fields of study:Archaeology, Architecture, Art History, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Economics, Education, History, Management, Natural Sciences, Philosophy, Physical Therapy, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences, Translation and Interpretation, Veterinary Science

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Careers Guidance

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

La Lucarne

Louvain medical

Revue Louvain

Main Press

Presses universitaires de Louvain

Students

Statistics Year:2012-2013

Total:28632

Updated on 10-04-2015