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.
- Management SchoolFields of study: Management
- Philosophy, Arts and Letters FacultyFields 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
- Public Health FacultyFields of study: Public Health
- Academic year: September to July (September-February, February-July)
- 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
- Students allowance: Co-ed