Université de Liège

Université de Liège (Belgium) is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences.

Student experiences

Not available

Academic calendar

Fall semester

  • Teaching activities: mid-September - mid-December
  • Holidays:mid-December - beginning of January
  • Exam period: January

Spring semester

  • Teaching activities: beginning of February - mid-May
  • Holidays: end of March - mid-April
  • Exam period: mid-May - end of June

More information see: Academic year - Université de Liège (uliege.be)


At the University of Liège a majority of courses are taught in French. Therefore you need to have sufficient proficiency of the language, the minimal required level is B1 (Common European Framework of Reference).  You have to join to your Application Form a document testifying to your level of French. 

Areas of study open to exchange students

Earth Sciences.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Yes. For more information, see Housing - Université de Liège (uliege.be).


Estimated living costs per month

Between € 600,- and €900,- per month. For more information, see Cost of Living - Université de Liège (uliege.be).



Normal study load per semester: 30 EC.

Number of places available

One place of five months.

Additional information

Be careful, a course title in English does not mean that the course is given in English. Check the language for each course in the course description.

See ULiège - Programme des cours - Recherche (uliege.be) for the courses. To select courses in English, use the tab “Search A TEACHING UNIT” and choose English under “Teaching language”.