Université Catholique de Louvain is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Humanities in Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium. 

Student experiences

There are currently no student experiences available.

Academic calendar

Semester I: September – January

Semester II: February – June

Academic calendar


Areas of study open to exchange students

Students can only take courses at the Faculty of Philosophy, Arts, and Letters (FIAL). Subjects taught here cover Archeology, Dutch Language and Culture, English Studies, French Studies, German Studies, History, History of Art, Literature, Linguistics, and Philosophy. 

Courses at Master’s level



Language requirement: a minimum language level of B2 (CEFR) in the language of instruction (French/English) is required.

Language of instruction

French, several courses in English (mainly on Master's level)

Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month

Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS

Number of places available

2 places per year.

Additional information

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

Do you have any questions about this partner university or about studying abroad? Contact the International Office of the Faculty of Humanities (details below).

You can also follow students who are currently abroad on Instagram!

Contact details

​Drift 10, 3512 BS Utrecht

+31 (0)30 253 6046


Walk-in office hours

  • Monday and Thursday from 11.00h to 12.00h

By appointment

You can make an appointment with one of the exchange coordinators by filling out this web form.

Handing in and picking up documents

Monday to Friday from 11.00 to 15.00 at the Student Desk, Drift 10.


Gerdien Ramaker-Zijlstra (Exchange Coordinator for Southern and Eastern Europe, Asia, Central and South America)
Monique Hanrath (Exchange Coordinator for Western and Northern Europe, Africa, Oceania and North America)
Nelline Bogerd (Support Officer)
Sanne Boomsma (Head)